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Pad and Kit

Learn the best way to practice for intense BPMs starting in the practice pad and moving on to a full sized drum kit.

Pad and Kit

Learn the best way to practice for intense BPMs starting in the practice pad and moving on to a full sized drum kit.

Description

John Longstreth shows us his preferred methods of practice, for practice pad and drum kits, focusing on hands and feet.

Objectives

  • Learn rudiments, flams and unisons for the practice pad.
  • Learn different types of grip.
  • Learn proper posture and breathing.
  • Learn different footwork for the bass drum.

Lesson Plan

  • 1
    Practicing on Your Pad
  • 2
    Different Types of Grip
  • 3
    Posture and Breathing
  • 4
    Footwork
  • 5
    Double Stroke Foot Technique