Mark Guiliana - Exploring Your Creativity On The Drumset
Mark Guiliana - Exploring Your Creativity on the Drumset
Mark Guiliana presents a book/video package designed to expand your musical command of the drumset. One of today s most influential players, Mark is known for his improvisational capability and highly expansive rhythmic palette. Drummers might ask-
How do you come up with such creative parts?
How do you seem to bend and modulate the time in your grooves and fills?
How did you get so comfortable switching and changing rhythmic rates in your playing?
What did you practice to become such a great improviser?
These questions have intrigued drummers for years, and with this package, Mark presents a complete system to answer these questions. The structure of the book follows a system entitled D.R.O.P.: Dynamics, Rate, Orchestration and Phrasing. Mark pulls apart and addresses each of these building blocks of drumset play individually. The cross-referenced book and video present rhythmic exercises and examples that will expand your ability to call on different rhythmic rates and subdivisions on command, move them around the kit freely, and ultimately be able to phrase them in exciting and sometimes complex ways that sound like polyrhythms and...