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How To Read Music – Tim Hansen

Like an actor's script, a sheet of music instructs a musician what to play (the pitch) and when to play it (the rhythm). Sheet music may look complicated, but once you've gotten the hang of a few simple elements like notes, bars and time signatures, you're ready to rock. This five minute video covers the most basic elements of written music.

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Lee Pearson – Creative, Skilful and Humorous Solo

Some drummers play amazing solos that drop the jaws of other musicians, but leave the rest of the audience cold. Lee Pearson combines a high level of creativity, skill and humour offering something for everyone.

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The Influence of Environment – The Wikidrummer

This entertaining clip reveals how drastically drum sound is affected by the environment in which it is played. No artificial reverb was used for the source recording!

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Tony Williams Up-Tempo Swing – Miles Davis Quintet

Rare footage of Tony Williams inimitable up-tempo technique on 'I Fall in Love Too Easily' with the Miles Davis Quintet (1967). "Double-time swing" - doing it right!

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