Jazz Studies : Basic drums skills and techniques, initiation to main rhythms and grooves (swing, straight 8s, Latin, Afro-Cuban etc). Practice of claves, independence & simple polyrhythms. Usual meters (3/4, 4/4, 6/8) and most common odd meters (5/4, 7/4). Tempo, time and placement.
Terms: Fall 2018
Instructors: Martino Jr, Robert (Fall)
Open to students in the BMus Jazz Performance program and others by permission of the instructor
Not open to jazz drums majors