Ndugu Chancler is known not only as a world-class drummer and percussionist, but also a producer, composer, clinician and teacher. A three-time Grammy nominee, he has to his credit an extensive list of performances, recordings, original compositions and productions. As a studio musician, he has performed and recorded with Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, George Duke, The Crusaders, Frank Sinatra, Weather Report, Lionel Richie, Kenny Rogers, and Thelonious Monk.
Check out Todd's performance tracking drums to the Chick Corea's classic tune "Spain".
Conga great, Giovanni Hidalgo of Santana performs a solo from his home studio in Kissimmee, Florida. October 22, 2006.
Steve Gadd demonstrates the Mozambique at a clinic in Los Angeles.
Steve Gadd playing Fast Montuno in this drum cam view.
Stanton Moore explaining some rudimentary grooves at the Chicago Drum Show 2007.
Greg Bissonette plays a jam for the readers of Batterie magazine. Great grooves!
An excerpt from Phil Maturano's DVD "Working the Inner Clock," learn some afro cuban drum set patterns.