The Role of Drums in the Jazz Combo,
Larry Jones,
Wednesday, 3:30-5:00pm

Using discussion, illustrative listening, demonstration, and exercises, this class will advance students' knowledge of and ability with: 
  • Understanding and fulfilling the drummer's role in an ensemble 
  • Real-time listening skills (of ensemble-mates and self) 
  • Time & feel 
  • Sound production 
  • Note selection 
  • Jazz drummer icons 
    • Zoom Video Conferencing free account required for this class. Further instructions upon purchase. 
    • I-Real Pro is highly recommended

    This is a 10 week course, meeting online once a week for 90 minutes. Instructors will live stream via Zoom Video Conferencing at the scheduled meeting times. We recognize that there will likely be a learning curve with this technology and will do our best to provide technical support throughout this process.