♦ Rock, Pop, Funk, Reggae, Calypso, Jazz and Brazilian rhythms and fills
♦ Learn how rudiments and stick technique facilitate groove and fill ideas
♦ Increase your skill level with metronome controlled exercises
♦ Discover and learn the linear approach to drumming
♦ Jazz concepts, sight-reading and ear training
♦ Studio pre-production and drum tuning
Dan "Dano" Lancelot has provided the back beat in numerous rock influenced bands including RCA recording artist Gloritone, Skunk recording artist Slightly Stoopid, jazz ensembles, world beat bands, and cover bands.
All lessons are considered music lessons and my students receive a tailored program suited to their individual level and personal goals. I will teach you how to play drums to bass and guitar accompaniment providing a practical application of groove, meter and rhythm.
Learn the tenor steel pan and enjoy the carefree energy of island music
♦ Calypso, Soca, Reggae, Latin, & Jazz Styles
♦ Chromatic, Major, Minor, Dominant & Diminished scales and chords ascending/descending
♦ Calypso and Soca rhythms and concepts, mallet control, sight-reading and ear training
♦ Metronome controlled exercises, Major/minor Thirds & Triads
♦ Increase you soloing skills using scale patterns
♦ Begin playing island tunes immediately