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Drummer Cafe

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5-Minute Lesson

In this video lesson, I'm going to share another series of exercises from Joe Morello — applying Ted Reed's Progressive Steps to Syncopation for the Modern Drummer to the drumset / drum kit.


Sam RuttenbergSam Ruttenberg is an active performer, educator, clinician and author. He received a Bachelors degree from the University of Miami, a Masters degree from the Juilliard School, and endorses Sabian, Vic Firth, Remo, and Taye drums. Sam has published articles in various drumming magazines, transcribed Joe Morello’s book “Master Studies II”, and has published his own book entitled “Drum Tips” (HoneyRock 2009), which is designed to help drummers develop better technique and coordination through increased musicianship.

Sam has designed and patented the HingeStix®.