Monday, April 9, 2012

The Fundamentals of Jazz Drumming Part Two

Here is the second installment of my series on the fundamentals of jazz drumming.  This time the topic is comping, and I will take you through my approach to learning how to comp.  Here is the recording used in the exercise:

For more on my approach to comping in the cracks, check out this earlier post.


  1. Good stuff. Thanks for what you do. I have been following you for a while. This series is of interest to me. So my next question is: Where is Part III ? :)

    1. You are so welcome, thanks for checking it out! I haven't had the time to produce part 3 yet, but I have definitely been thinking about it. Thanks for your kind words, and keep on checking back, I will try to post part 3 as soon as I can.