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Lesson # 1 January 1, 2018 – Technique – Match Grip Checklist PDF

Lesson #2 January 2, 2018 – Reading – Introduction PDF

Lesson #3 January 3, 2018 – Rock – Rock Beats Using Quarter Notes PDF

Lesson #4 January 4, 2018 – Fills – One beat fills using Quarter Notes PDF

Lesson #5 January 5, 2018 – Blues – Understanding Triplets PDF

Lesson #6 January 6, 2018 – Jazz -Ride Cymbal Technique (French Grip) PDF

Lesson #7 January 7, 2018 – Latin/World – One Bar Cha Cha PDF

Lesson #9 January 9, 2018 – Reading 8th notes PDF

Lesson #10 January 10, 2018 – Rock Beats with 8th Notes PDF

Lesson #11 January 11, 2018 – One beat fills using 8th notes PDF

Lesson #12 January 12, 2018 – The Basic Shuffle PDF

Lesson #13 January 13, 2018 – Basic Jazz Ride Cymbal Patterns PDF

Lesson #14 January 14, 2018 – Cha Cha (Alternative BD Pattern) PDF

Lesson #15 January 15, 2018 – Full/Down/Tap/Up Strokes PDF

Lesson #16 January 16, 2018 – Reading Triplets PDF

Lesson #17 January 17, 2018 – Rock Beats #3-6 PDF

Lesson #18 January 18, 2018 – One beat fills using triplets PDF

Lesson #19 January 19, 2018 – Basic Shuffles – BD Variations PDF

Lesson #20 January 20, 2018 – Jazz – Simple Grooves #1-5 PDF

Lesson #21 January 21, 2018 – The Two Bar Cha Cha PDF

Lesson #22 January 22, 2018 – Check Patterns PDF

Lesson #23 January 23, 2018 – Reading 16th Notes PDF

Lesson #24 January 24, 2018 – Rock Beats (#7-10) PDF

Lesson #25 January 25, 2018 – One Beat Fills with 16th notes PDF

Lesson #26 January 26, 2018 – Shuffles – BD Variations PDF

Lesson #27 January 27, 2018 – Jazz – Simple Grooves #6-8 PDF

Lesson #28 January 28, 2018 – Latin/World – Two Bar Cha Cha (Variation) PDF

Lesson #29 January 29, 2018 – Technique – Single Stroke Ex #1-4 PDF

Lesson #30 January 30, 2018 – Reading 16th Notes (Variations) PDF

Lesson #31 January 31, 2018 – Rock Beats #10-15 PDF

Lesson #32 February 1, 2018 – One Beat Fills using 16th Notes #6-9 PDF

Lesson #33 February 2, 2018 – Shuffles – Snare Drum Variations PDF

Lesson #34 February 3, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex (Quarter Notes) PDF

Lesson #35 February 4, 2018 – World/Latin – The Bossa Nova PDF

Lesson #37 February 6, 2018 – Reading 16th Note Variations (1e+) PDF

Lesson #38 February 7, 2018 – 8th Note Rock Beats #16-20 PDF

Lesson #39 February 8, 2018 – One Beat Fills using 16th notes #10-13 PDF

Lesson #40 February 9, 2018 – Shuffles using the Ride Cymbal PDF

Lesson #41 February 10, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex #1 on the Upbeats PDF

Lesson #42 February 11, 2018 – The Reverse Bossa Nova PDF

Lesson #43 February 12, 2018 – Single Stroke Ex #5-6 PDF

Lesson #44 February 13, 2018 – Reading 16th Note Variations PDF

Lesson #45 February 14, 2018 – 8th Note Rock Beats #21-24 PDF

Lesson #46 February 15, 2018 – One Beat Fills with 16th notes #14-17 PDF

Lesson #47 February 16, 2018 – Shuffles – the Flat Tire PDF

Lesson #48 February 17, 2018 – Jazz Comping on the Bass Drum (downbeats and upbeats) PDF

Lesson #49 February 18, 2018 – Latin/World – Bossa Nova Variations #1-2 PDF

Lesson #50 February 19, 2018 – Technique – Accent Ex. #1-4 PDF

Lesson #51 February 20, 2018 – Reading 16th Note Variations PDF

Lesson #52 February 21, 2018 – 8th Note Rock Beats #’s 25-28 PDF

Lesson #53 February 22, 2018 – One Beat Fills with 16th Notes #18-21 PDF

Lesson #54 February 23, 2018 – Blues – The Double Shuffle PDF

Lesson #55 February 24, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex #2 (Snare Drum) PDF

Lesson #56 February 25, 2018 – Latin/World – Bossa Nova Variation #3-4 PDF

Lesson #57 February 26, 2018 – Technique – Accent Exercise #5-8 PDF

Lesson #58 February 27, 2018 – Reading 16th Note Triplets PDF

Lesson #59 February 28, 2018 – 8th Note Rock Beats #29-32 PDF

Lesson #60 March 1, 2018 – One Beat Fills Using Triplets #22-25 PDF

Lesson #61 March 2, 2018 – The Double Shuffle (Chicago) with Ghost Notes PDF

Lesson #62 March 3, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex #2 (Bass Drum) PDF

Lesson #63 March 4, 2018 – Latin/World – Bossa Nova Variations #5-6 PDF

Lesson #64 March 5, 2018 – Technique – Accent Ex #9-12 PDF

Lesson #65 March 6, 2018 – 16th Note Partials (Single Notes) PDF

Lesson #66 March 7, 2018 – Rock Beats #33-36 (Rock n’ Roll) PDF

Lesson #67 March 8, 2018 – Fills- 16th Note Triplets PDF

Lesson #68 March 9, 2018 – Blues – Chicago Shuffle with Buzz Strokes PDF

Lesson #69 March 10, 2018 – Jazz – Comping Ex #2 on Snare Drum and Bass Drum PDF

Lesson #70 March 11, 2018 – Latin/World – Applying Bossa Nova Variations PDF

Lesson #71 March 12, 2018 – Technique – Accent Ex #13-16 PDF

Lesson #72 March 13, 2018 – Reading – 16th Note Partials PDF

Lesson #73 March 14, 2018 – Rock n’ Roll Variations PDF

Lesson #74 March 15, 2018 – Two Beat Fills – 8th Notes PDF

Lesson #75 March 16, 2018 – Blues – The Texas Shuffle PDF

Lesson #76 March 17, 2018 – Jazz – Coming Ex #2 (Bass and Snare) PDF

Lesson #77 March 18, 2018 – Latin/World – Bossa Nova with Shaker PDF

Lesson #78 March 19, 2018 – Technique – the Buzz Roll PDF

Lesson #79 March 20, 2018 – Reading – 16th Note Partials PDF

Lesson #80 March 21, 2018 – Rock Beats 16th Note Patterns #1-4 PDF

Lesson #81 March 22, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #5-8 PDF

Lesson #82 March 23, 2018 – Blues – The Texas Shuffle with buzz strokes PDF

Lesson #83 March 24, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex #3 (Snare Drum) PDF

Lesson #84 March 25, 2018 – Latin/World – Bossa Nova Brush Pattern #1 PDF

Lesson #85 March 26, 2018 – Technique – Developing a good buzz roll PDF

Lesson #86 March 27, 2018 – Reading 16th Note Partials PDF

Lesson #87 March 28, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 9-12 PDF

Lesson #88 March 29, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #’s 9-12 PDF

Lesson #89 March 30, 2018 – Blues – Easy Fills PDF

Lesson #90 March 31, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex #3 (Bass Drum) PDF

Lesson #92 April 2, 2018 – Technique – Sub-Dividing Buzz Rolls PDF

Lesson #93 April 3, 2018 – Reading Triplet Partials (Part A) PDF

Lesson #94 April 4, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 13-16 PDF

Lesson #95 April 5, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #’s 13-16 PDF

Lesson #96 April 6, 2018 – Blues – Simple Fills #’s 5-8 PDF

Lesson #97 April 7, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex #3 Snare/Bass PDF

Lesson #98 April 8, 2018 – Latin/World – The Bolero (Drum Style) PDF

Lesson #99 April 9, 2018 – Technique – Rebound Ex #1-4 PDF

Lesson #100 April 10, 2018 – Reading Triplet Partials #’s 5-8 PDF

Lesson #101 April 11, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 17-20 PDF

Lesson #102 April 12, 2018 – Fills – Two beat ideas #’s 17-20 PDF

Lesson #103 April 13, 2018 – Blues – Simple Fills #’s 9-12 PDF

Lesson #104 April 14, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex #3 (Bass/Snare) PDF

Lesson #105 April 15, 2018 – Latin/World – The Bolero (Cymbal Style) PDF

Lesson #106 April 16, 2018 – Technique – Rebound Ex 2-3 PDF

Lesson #107 April 17, 2018 – Reading Quarter Note Triplets PDF

Lesson #108 April 18, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 21-24 PDF

Lesson #109 April 19, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #’s 21-24 PDF

Lesson #110 April 20, 2018 – Shuffles – Simple Fills #’s 13-16 PDF

Lesson #111 April 21, 2018 – Jazz Ride Cymbal Pattern in 3/4 PDF

Lesson #112 April 22, 2018 – Latin/World – The Rhumba (Drum Style) PDF

Lesson #113 April 23, 2018 – Technique – Rebound Exercise #4-5 PDF

Lesson #114 April 24, 2018 – Reading Off Beat Quarter Note Triplets PDF

Lesson #115 April 25, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 25-28 PDF

Lesson #116 April 26, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #’s 25-28 PDF

Lesson #117 April 27, 2018 – Shuffles – Simple Fills #17-20 PDF

Lesson #118 April 28, 2018 – 3/4 Jazz Comping (Snare Drum)  PDF

Lesson #119 April 29, 2018 – Latin/World – The Rhumba (Cymbal Style) PDF

Lesson #120 April 30, 2018 – Technique – The Double Stroke PDF

Lesson #121 May 1, 2018 – Reading – Table of Time (Beginner) PDF

Lesson #122 May 2, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 29-32 PDF

Lesson #123 May 3, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #’s 29-32 PDF

Lesson #124 May 4, 2018 – Shuffles – Simple Fills #’s 21-24 PDF

Lesson #125 May 5, 2018 – Jazz – Comping in 3/4 PDF

Lesson #126 May 6, 2018 – Latin/World – The Beguine (Drum Style) PDF

Lesson #127 May 7, 2018 – Technique – Double Strokes (Ex #1-2) PDF

Lesson #128 May 8, 2018 – Counting Half Note Triplets PDF

Lesson #129 May 9, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 33-36 PDF

Lessons #130 May 10, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #’s 33-36 PDF

Lesson #131 May 11, 2018 – Shuffles – One Bar Fills #’s 1-4 PDF

Lesson #132 May 12, 2018 – Jazz 3/4 Comping Ideas (eighth notes) PDF

Lesson #133 May 13, 2018 – Latin/World – The Beguine (Cymbal Style) PDF

Lesson #134 May 14, 2018 – Technique – Double Strokes Ex #’s 3-4 PDF

Lesson #135 May 15, 2018 – Reading Half Note Triplets (1st Inversion) PDF

Lesson #136 May 16, 2018 – 16th Rock Beats #’s 37-40 PDF

Lesson #137 May 17, 2018 – Two Beat Fills #’s 37-40 PDF

Lesson #138 May 18, 2018 – Shuffles – One Bar Fill/Builds #’s 5-8 PDF

Lesson #139 May 19, 2018 – Jazz – 3/4 Comping 8th Note Ideas Part 2 PDF

Lesson #140 May 20, 2018 – Latin/World – The Drum Samba PDF

Lesson #141 May 21, 2018 – Technique – Double Stroke Ex #’s 5-6 PDF

Lesson #142 May 22, 2018 – Reading Half Note Triplets (2nd Inversion) PDF

Lesson #143 May 23, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 41-44 PDF

Lesson #144 May 24, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #’s 41-44 PDF

Lesson #145 May 25, 2018 – Shuffles – One Bar Builds #’s 9-12 PDF

Lesson #146 May 26, 2018 – Jazz 3/4 Comping Part 3  PDF

Lesson #147 May 27, 2018 – Latin/World – Cymbal Samba PDF

Lesson #148 May 28, 2018 – Technique – Double Stroke Ex #’s 7-8 PDF

Lesson #149 May 29, 2018 – Reading Half Note Triplets 3rd Inversion PDF

Lesson #150 May 30, 2018 – 16th Rock Beats #’s 45-48 PDF

Lesson #151 May 31, 2018 – Two Beat Ideas #’s 45-48 PDF

Lesson #152 June 1, 2018 – Shuffles – One Bar Builds #’s 13-16 PDF

Lesson #153 June 2, 2018 – Jazz – 3/4 Comping Ex – Part 4 PDF

Lesson #154 June 3, 2018 – Latin/World – Slow/Medium Samba PDF

Lesson #155 June 4, 2018 – Technique – Single Strokes #’s 7-8 PDF

Lesson #156 June 5, 2018 – Reading – Triplicate (Triplet Partial Study) PDF

Lesson #157 June 6, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 49-52 PDF

Lesson #158 June 7, 2018 – Two Beat Fills #’s 49-52 PDF

Lesson #159 June 8, 2018 – Shuffles – One Bar Builds #’s 17-20 PDF

Lesson #160 June 9, 2018 – Jazz Comping with Syncopation (By Ted Reed) – Part A PDF

Lesson #161 June 10, 2018 – Latin/World – Fast Samba (Ride Cymbal Technique) PDF

Lesson #162 June 11, 2018 – Technique – Paradiddles #1-4 PDF

Lesson #163 June 12, 2018 – Reading Groups of 5 PDF

Lesson #164 June 13, 2018 – Rock Beats – 16th Notes – #’s 53-56 PDF

Lesson #165 June 14, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #’s 53-56 PDF

Lesson #166 June 15, 2018 – Shuffles – One Bar Builds #’s 21-24 PDF

Lesson #167 June 16, 2018 – Jazz Comping with Syncopation (By Ted Reed) – Part B PDF

Lesson #168 June 17, 2018 – Latin/World – Fast Samba PDF

Lesson #169 June 18, 2018 – Technique – Paradiddles #’s 5-7 PDF

Lesson #170 June 19, 2018 – Reading groups of 7 PDF

Lesson #171 June 20, 2018 – 16th Note Rock Beats #’s 57-60 PDF

Lesson #172 June 21, 2018 – Fills – Two Beat Ideas #57-60 PDF

Lesson #173 June 22, 2018 – Shuffles – One Bar Builds #25-28 PDF

Lesson #174 June 23, 2018 – Jazz Comping Exercise in Syncopation pg 30-45 Part C PDF

Lesson #175 June 24, 2018 – Latin/World – The Hi Hat Samba PDF

Lesson #176 June 25, 2018 – Technique – Flams PDF

Lesson #177 June 26, 2018 – Table of Time – Intermediate PDF

Lesson #178 June 27, 2018 – 16th Rock Beats #’s 61-64 PDF

Lesson #179 June 28, 2018 – Fill Ex in Syncopation (by Ted Reed) pg 60-63 Part A  PDF

Lesson #180 June 29, 2018 – Shuffles – One Bar Builds #’s 29-32 PDF

Lesson #181 June 30, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex in Syncopation (Quarters on Snare, 8th on Bass) PDF

Lesson #182 July 1, 2018 – Latin/World – The Brush Samba PDF

Lesson #183 July 2, 2018 – Technique – Flam Taps PDF

Lesson #184 July 3, 2018 – Reading the 5 stroke roll (first position) PDF

Lesson #185 July 4, 2018 – Rock Beats – Ghost Note Introduction PDF

Lesson #186 July 5, 2018 – Fill Exercise in Syncopation pg 60-63 Part B PDF

Lesson #187 July 6, 2018 – Blues – One Bar Shuffle Builds #’s 33-36 PDF

Lesson #188 July 7, 2018 – Jazz Comping with Syncopation by Ted Reed (Alternating between SD and BD) PDF

Lesson #189 July 8, 2018 – Latin/World – Understanding the Son Clave PDF

Lesson #190 July 9, 2018 – Technique – Flam Accents PDF

Lesson #191 July 10, 2018 – Reading the 5 stroke roll (2nd position) PDF

Lesson #192 July 11, 2018 – Rock Beats – Single Ghost Notes PDF

Lesson #193 July 12, 2018 – Fill Ex in Syncopation Part C PDF

Lesson #194 July 13, 2018 – Blues – One Bar Builds #37-40 PDF

Lesson #195 Jazz Comping Ex in Syncopation – Filling in the missing triplets on the Bass Drum PDF

Lesson #196 July 15, 2018 – Latin/World – The 2-3 Mambo (Son Clave) PDF

Lesson #197 July 16, 2018 – Technique – The Flam Paradiddle PDF

Lesson #198 July 17, 2018 – Reading the 6 Stroke Roll PDF

Lesson #199 July 18, 2018 – Rock Beats – Ghost Notes – The Drag PDF

Lesson #200 July 19, 2018 – Fill Ex in Syncopation Part D Pg 60-63 PDF

Lesson #201 July 20, 2018 – Blues – Shuffle Builds #’s 41-44 PDF

Lesson #202 July 22, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex in Syncopation – Snare drum fills in the missing 8ths PDF

Lesson #203 July 22, 2018 – Latin/World – The 3-2 Mambo PDF

Lesson #204 July 23, 2018 – Technique – the Inverted Flam Tap PDF

Lesson #205 July 24, 2018 – Reading the 7 Stroke Roll PDF

Lesson #206 July 25, 2018 – Rock Beats – Ghost Notes – The Middle 16ths PDF

Lesson #207 July 26, 2018 – Fill Ex using Syncopation pg 53-57 Part A PDF

Lesson #208 July 27, 2018 – Blues – One Bar Builds #’s 45-48 PDF

Lesson #209 July 28, 2018 – Jazz Comping in Syncopation (8th notes on Snare/Quarters on HiHat) PDF

Lesson #210 July 29, 2018 – Latin/World – 2-3 Mambo with Clave PDF

Lesson #211 July 30, 2018 – Technique – Swiss Triplets PDF

Lesson #212 July 31, 2018 – Reading the 9 Stroke Roll (1st and 2nd Position) PDF

Lessons #213 August 1, 2018 – Rock Beats – Ghost Notes – the Stutter PDF

Lesson #214 August 2, 2018 – Fill Ex in Syncopation – Triplets – Part B PDF

Lesson #215 August 3, 2018 – Blues – Shuffle Builds #’s 49-52 PDF

Lesson #216 August 4, 2018 – Jazz Comping in Syncopation – Alternate between SD and HH PDF

Lesson #217 August 5, 2018 – Latin/World – 3-2 Mambo with Clave PDF

Lesson #218 August 6, 2018 – Technique – Ruffs PDF

Lesson #219 August 7, 2018 – Reading the 13 Stroke Roll PDF

Lesson #220 August 8, 2018 – Ghost Notes – Hi Hat Pattern 1E+ PDF

Lesson #221 August 9, 2018 – Fill Ex in Syncopation pg 53-57 Part C PDF

Lesson #222 August 10, 2018 – Blues – One Bar Builds #53-56 PDF

Lesson #223 August 11, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex in Syncopation – HH Fills in the missing 8ths PDF

Lesson #224 August 12, 2018 – Latin/World – The Rumba Clave PDF

Lesson #225 August 13, 2018 – Technique – the Single Flammed Mill PDF

Lesson #226 August 14, 2018 – Reading – Rudimental Solo #1 PDF

Lesson #227 August 15, 2018 – Rock Beats – Ghost Notes – HH Pattern 1 +a PDF

Lesson #228 August 16, 2018 – Fill Ex in Syncopation pg. 53-57 Part D PDF

Lesson #229 August 17, 2018 – Blues – Shuffles – One Bar Builds #57-60 PDF

Lesson #230 August 18, 2018 – Jazz Comping Ex in Syncopation – HiHat plays the Melody/SD Fills in the missing 8ths PDF

Lesson #231 August 19, 2018 – Latin/World – The 2-3 Mambo with Rumba Clave PDF

Lesson #232 August 20, 2018 – Technique – the Pataflafla PDF

Lesson #233 August 21, 2018 – Reading – Rudimental Solo #2 PDF

Lesson #234 August 22, 2018 – Rock Beats – Ghost Notes – Putting it all together PDF