A must-have DVD for all lovers of great drumming and the Big Band sound, as drummer Ed Shaughnessy and conductor-arranger Clem DeRosa take you through a kaleidoscope of Jazz styles.
From swing to Latin, these guys are two of the very best in the business! Through live performances, demonstrations, and insightful discussions based on decades of professional experience, they reveal:
- The four 'T's: the essential role of Time, Taste, Technique and Timbre in performance
- The secrets of effective brushwork, fills and dynamics
- Swing, shuffle, Latin and ballad drumming techniques
Every concept is illustrated with some unstoppable big band performances, followed by concise analysis and drum kit close-ups.