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Contemporary Drummer

ADVANCED

This level is for those who have developed advanced technical control and have a competent grasp of stylistic techniques, mature stylistic conviction, execution of rhythmic complexity, creative and stylistic solo and improvisation work as well as a secure sense of communication and performance.

 

Advanced course brings every aspect to another level from technique, speed, stylistic playing, coordination, and musicianship.

 

At this level, students are trained to play with a wide range of physical & expressive techniques and the ability to use them across a range of styles and musical contexts.

 

Development of Musicianship skills

  • Time value: 16th note triplet (sextuplets), 32nd notes   

  • Syncopated phrase

  • Rhythmic transition

  • Changing of time signature:

  • Odd time signatures: 5/4, 7/8, 5/8,

  • Polyrhythm: 3:2

  • Advance stylistic playing: samba funk, 6/8 trip hop, calypso, soca, salsa, songo, 5/8, dubstep, electronica, rap and more

  • Song arrangements

  • Groove change and considerations

  • Sound balance and control in world music and jazz

  • Groove & Permutation Studies

 

 

Development of Technical skills

  • 40 basic drum rudiments: ratamacues, pataflafla, swiss army and more

  • Drum set playing techniques: latin rim-shot, snare off, drop pull technique, stick on stick technique, moeller method, heel toe technique, splashed hi-hat, cymbal roll & accented snare roll

  • Challenging grooves: Anacrusis, hits and rhythm slashes, snare drum anticipation, ensemble figures, drum break, amen break, 16th note push, one drop groove, partido alto rhythm, crossover drum fill, stop time figures

  • Linear funk groove

  • Linear fill

  • Gospel Chops

  • Delicate touch and control of ghosted snare drum notes

  • 32nd ghost notes

  • High degree of control and independence

  • Layered ghost groove

  • Irregular hi-hat movements

 

 

Development of Aural skills

  • Rhythmic accuracy and a sense of pulse

  • Creative improvisation

  • Improvising over rhythmic stabs

  • Stab solo

  • Hi-hat solo and embellishments

  • Song transcriptions

  • Chart interpretation

  • Reverse engineering – translating and playing programmed grooves on acoustic drums

  • Subtle creative and sonic embellishment

  • Develop tuning skill and good intonation

 

 

Development of Musical / Performance skills

  • Presentation skills

  • Expressive playing

  • Cymbals control and intensity

  • Snare and bass drum articulation

  • Intricate drum fills

  • Stylistic studies

  • Sound projection and production​

Fee

  • 11 classes | 60 minutes weekly | 3 months - recommended

  • 30 or 45 minutes, both available to suit your preferences

  • Instruction is provided on a one-on-one basis

  • Celebrate our 10th Anniversary with an exclusive promotion, offering special prices and substantial monthly savings ranging from RM 50 to an impressive RM 100.

Duration
Monthly
Termly
30 minutes
RM 324
RM 972
45 minutes
RM 486
RM 1458
60 minutes
RM 648
RM 1944
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*The fees displayed are inclusive of SST (Sales and Service Tax)

10th Anniversary

Promo Price

Duration
Monthly
Termly
30 minutes
RM 270
RM 810
45 minutes
RM 405
RM 1215
60 minutes
RM 540
RM 1620
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*The fees displayed are inclusive of SST (Sales and Service Tax)

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