7/8 Fill Pack

October 10th, 2014

Joe Bergamini shows you a group of useful fills in 7/8 time. These ideas can be coupled with all the grooves in Joe’s 7/8 Groove Pack. This pack can be studied after Joe’s Rock Independence, Basic Rock, and Classic Rock packs.

7/8 Groove Pack

In this pack, Joe Bergamini shows you various grooves in 7/8 time, including ideas from Neil Peart and Phil Collins, as well as more basic ideas. This pack can be studied after Joe’s Rock Independence, Basic Rock, and Classic Rock packs.

Dream Theater’s “Outcry”

May 24th, 2013

For advanced players, Mike Mangini breaks down the drum part for a complex odd-meter sequence of 49 notes which appears in the Dream Theater song “Outcry.”

Odd Meters Pack

February 5th, 2013

Dream theater drummer Mike Mangini teaches you to play in nine different odd time signatures. Using his unique “not quite doubled” system and using a click, the lessons are completely interactive: first you learn the new meter, and then you trade phrases with Mike. All odd meters from 3 to 19 are included.

Flying Colors “Kayla”

November 30th, 2012

Prog drumming legend Mike Portnoy here performs the track “Kayla” from the band Flying Colors, and then demonstrates some of the key concepts used in the song, including the use of odd time signatures.