Beyond the Chops
Beyond The Chops: Groove, Musicality & Technique showcases the rising stars phenomenal drumming that critics, fans and even his peers have described as “beyond category”.
Future Legend Aaron Spears Goes Beyond the Chops In His New Double-DVD From Hudson Music.Beyond The Chops: Groove, Musicality & Technique showcases the rising stars phenomenal drumming that critics, fans and even his peers have described as “beyond category”.
The 2-disc, 3-hour program offers amazing performances, enlightening educational segments and revealing interviews as Spears displays his natural talent, deliciously fat groove and incredibly deep skills in a set of spectacular performances with Gospel, R&B, Motown, rock, shuffle and odd-meter tracks. Furthermore, Beyond The Chops provides an inside, in-depth look at Aarons exceptional ability to combine a wide range of musical genres and influences into a seamless, powerful, new style of drumming that has placed him among the first generation of elite and essential drummers to emerge in the 21st Century.
Following his blazing performance segments, Aaron hosts a Q&A session in front of a master-class and then sits down with drumming icon Jojo Mayer for a candid interview covering everything from his Gospel roots to his recent work with Usher, the Backstreet Boys and the American Idol Tour.Aaron also provides insight into the unique rhythmic vocabulary he has created with many of the grooves and fills transcribed in an accompanying 21-page printable eBook.
For additional lesson support, the DVD also includes a special sub-menu that connects each notated exercise in the eBook directly to the video example it supports.