Being a modern jazz drummer takes an understanding of history, a grasp of technique, and strong relationship to swing.
One of modern jazz' most in-demand drummers takes you on a journey that covers the history of drums in jazz to contemporary techniques used by today's masters.
After completing this course.....
You'll be able to:
👏 Develop your sound to get the most out of the drums
🔨 Build a rhythmic vocabulary based on the evolution of the drums in jazz
✍🏼 Create your own practice regiments to continue your growth
You'll also get:
🔈 Audio downloads of all lessons
❓ Quizzes to help you lock in the material
Applause from our members
"A great learning tool. Drumming courses are awesome. Simply stunning! Inspirational stuff!"
Keith H. (UK)
" I'm glad I signed up for Open Studio. Just going through a few of the lessons in depth has helped my jazz study immensely. The instruction is practical, comprehensive, and inspirational. It makes you want to practice more."
Charles V. (USA)
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Ulysses Owens Jr. is a Grammy-winning drummer and also a producer, composer, educator, and entrepreneur. He has toured and recorded with artists including Christian McBride, Wynton Marsalis, Kurt Elling, Diane Schuur, Renee Fleming, Monty Alexander, Russell Malone, and Mulgrew Miller.