Prog drumming legend Mike Portnoy here performs the track “Kayla” from the band Flying Colors, and then demonstrates some of the key concepts used in the song, including the use of odd time signatures.
Dream theater drummer Mike Mangini teaches you to play in nine different odd time signatures. Using his unique “not quite doubled” system and using a click, the lessons are completely interactive: first you learn the new meter, and then you trade phrases with Mike. All odd meters from 3 to 19 are included.
In this pack, Joe Bergamini shows you various grooves in 7/8 time, including ideas from Neil Peart and Phil Collins, as well as more basic ideas. This pack can be studied after Joe’s Rock Independence, Basic Rock, and Classic Rock packs.
Joe Bergamini shows you a group of useful fills in 7/8 time. These ideas can be coupled with all the grooves in Joe’s 7/8 Groove Pack. This pack can be studied after Joe’s Rock Independence, Basic Rock, and Classic Rock packs.