LiveZilla Live Chat Software
Register/Login Login Contact UsContacts BlogBlog
Cart Items : 0 | Cart Total : R0
Movies & TV > Movies > B00705R45W
  1. Jazz Drum Lesson DVD Ralph Peterson Jazz Drumming Demystified Instructional Video Method Exercise How to Play JazzHeaven
    Jazz Drum Lesson DVD Ralph Peterson Jazz Drumming Demystified Instructional Video Method Exercise How to Play JazzHeaven
    Jazz Drum Lesson DVD Ralph Peterson Jazz Drumming Demystified Instructional Video Method Exercise How to Play JazzHeaven
    Image(s) provided for illustrative purposes and may differ from the actual product
  2. Jazz Drum Lesson DVD Ralph Peterson Jazz Drumming Demystified Instructional Video Method Exercise How to Play JazzHeaven

    Delivery: 10-20 Working Days
    Customer Ratings (11 reviews)
    Price R1053.00

Product Description

  • Learn Jazz Drumming from a Master Player & Master TEACHER
  • Jam-packed 2-hour 20-minute How to Play Jazz Drums Lesson & 50-min Ralph Peterson Interview
  • Four Quartet Performances
  • Four Play-Along Tracks & Charts
  • Region-free DVD - Play this Jazz Drum Lesson on any computer or DVD player
Additional Information

NOTE: Our DVDs play world-wide on any DVD player & we ship worldwide (from the US). Jazz Drum Lesson Video/DVD Extraordinaire for you: Easily one of the most exciting Jazz Drummers one will ever see, Ralph Peterson is not just a world-class jazz drummer, but also a world-class jazz drumming TEACHER. A rare combination, indeed. Besides having played with Jazz Greats like Terence Blanchard, Branford Marsalis, Stanley Turrentine, David Murray, The Count Basie Orchestra, Betty Carter and Michael Brecker, as well as numerous groups of his own, he is also Full Professor at Berklee College of Music as well as Artist in Residence at the Prince Claus Conservatory in Holland. Aptly titled Jazz Drumming Demystified, Ralph generously shares his jazz drumming wisdom here and offers a method to the madness of how to learn jazz drumming, laying down a clear path for the aspiring jazz drummer. From Mechanics, developing the What and How to Total Musicality, the Art of When, Where and Why. It is all there. You will learn about: Grip & Fulcrum. How to get a great Sound. Mechanics & Vocabulary. The Rudimental Pyramid. Syncopation Exercises. Concept vs. Instinct. Feathering the Bass Drum. Comping. Mastering Playing Fast. Playing Brushes. The Art of Listening. And LOTS more How to Play Jazz Drums Lessons. NOTE: There might be Import Charges upon arrival in your country, if outside the US.

Similar Products

Jazz Drumming Lesson DVD Eric Harland The Yin and Yang of Jazz Drumming Instructional Video How to Play Method Learn JazzHeavenJazz Drum Method DVD Ari Hoenig Melodic Drumming Jazz Drum Lesson Instructional Exercises Learn JazzHeaven4-Way Coordination: A Method Book for the Development of Complete Independence on the Drum SetSteve Smith Pathways of Motion (w/DVD/Download)JoJo Mayer Secret Weapons for the Modern Drummer DVD Foot TechniqueAdvanced Techniques for the Modern Drummer: Coordinated Independence as Applied to Jazz and Be-Bop, Vol. 1 (Book & CD-ROM)Secret Weapons for the Modern Drummer DVD70 StrongJazz Drummers Workshop Bk/CD Advanced Concepts For Musical DevelopmentBenny Greb The Language of Drumming

Ralph Peterson; Melissa Aldana
G (General Audience)
Falk Willis
Performing Arts - Jazz Instructional DVD
Most Helpful Customer Reviews

I have always been disappointed with the lackluster content of jazz drumming DVDs that have "creativity" or "musicality" in their title. Seems lots of good players cannot adequately and clearly convey what they do or why they do it. Ralph Peterson is one of those rare individuals whose ability to concisely articulate the hows and whys of jazz drumming is equal to his fantastic playing. This DVD is so loaded with educated, experienced, and practical insights on general and specicic levels across the complete spectrum of this art, it may take several repeated viewings to really take home everything he has to convey. Most of the time watching a DVD feels like watching a DVD. Ralph Peterson's personality and communicative ability come across so well it almost feels like he's in the room with the viewer. He provides some important insight on the styles of many of the greats such as Art Blakey, Philly Joe Jones, Tony Williams, and Elvin Jones. There are ensemble playing examples where he... Read more
Ralph Peterson is one of the most respected drummers in jazz; and "Jazz Drumming Demystified" proves he's as good a teacher as he is a drummer. Previous reviews, posted above, speak of the chapter breakdowns. I'll mention that Ralph's video is not only instructive, but entertaining. I almost fell over laughing when he hauled out an ostrich feather and floated it down onto the floor tom to illustrate "feathering" on the bass drum. Ralph has a quartet of good jazz musicians who help illustrate jazz drumming in a musical setting. Ralph also emphasizes the importance of "Learning the Tunes," which is critical to any serious jazz musician of any instrument. You have to know the canon of jazz standards to play jazz effectively. Ralph teaches a course at the Berklee College of Music where the students learn to play 50 jazz standards. Right on, Ralph. His section on playing uptempo bebop tunes is worth the price of admission for just that chapter.

Ralph is a real jazz drummer, not... Read more
Ce dvd est un sommet de pédagogie et de musique pour les amateurs de jazz !!!
Ralph Peterson a une approche basée sur la tradition et l'histoire. C'est une mine d'information sur les origines et le développement du phrasé et du positionnement du batteur !
Les moments de musique sont incroyables eux aussi !
Voici un dvd parmi les meilleures vidéos pédagogiques disponibles sur le marché, le contenu est vraiment généreux en plus.
Please Note

The authorised South African distributor of this product is under no obligation to honour the manufacture's guarantees/warranties or to provide after-sales service.

Please note that this item is imported from the USA, and is designed to be used in the USA. In addition, if the unit is powered it will come with a US plug and an adapter/transformer may be required. Please click here for more information on power requirements, or check with us if you are unsure or need any assistance!

Please also note that certain items cannot be imported, these include Alcohol, Animals, Batteries, Flammable Materials, Currency, Food, Furs, Chemicals, Explosives, Medications, Plants, Seeds, Supplements, Pressurized Cans, Tactical Equipment, Vitamins, Weaponry and Weaponry Accessories. In these cases, the item and information is displayed for reference purposes only. If you are not sure if we are permitted to bring an item, please send us an e-mail with a link to the item to confirm.

Please also ensure that you are ordering the correct item for your particular application as returns to the USA are costly. Product reviews are also provided for most of our items, which can give you a good idea for possible things to look out for and the quality of the item. By clicking Add to Cart, you are confirming that the item is correct and you accept the conditions listed here.