Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Worship With Only Your Drums

Every musician and singer I know usually spends some time just worshipping the Lord privately. It’s a vital part of their ability to lead...

Tribal Grooves

“Go to a tribal groove on verse two.” Have you heard a similar request during a rehearsal? Modern worship recordings with tribal grooves are about...

3 Steps to Drumming with More Feel – Even with a...

One reality that us drummers have been coming to terms with over the last decade or so is many worship bands use metronomes, click...

Preparing For Sunday

Besides your daily practice routine, there’s always the need to prepare for the next worship service. Here’s a quick rundown of what that should look...

Attention to Details

Two ensembles each play the same song. Both groups execute the correct pitches and rhythms, along with proper intonation and stylistic interpretation. Ensemble A...

Stretching for Better Playing and Better Health

Remembering to warm up or stretch before drumming has always been a struggle for me. As I’ve grown older, I realize the need to...

The Build

You can hear it building. A steady rising of sonic intensity. A relentless, palpable musical pressure growing and growing until at last. . ....

A Drummer’s Workspace

Every musician must have a workspace: A place where you can hide out, work out, and spread out! For drummers, this is a bit...

Building On The Foundations

You have to do some basic things to create a strong foundation in your playing. If you have had any formal training, you probably...

Putting the ‘Play’ Back in Playing Drums

When I talk with other church drummers, one common statement I hear is, “I don’t get much time to play or practice during the...

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