Events

Solidifying the Foundation of the Rhythm Section

Virtual Event

Establish, as a drummer, a sense of being a contributor to the foundation of the rhythm section in order to support your fellow musicians. Other topics covered include treatment of tempo and how to establish a groove in the rhythm section. Instructors: Billy Cobham, Dennis Chambers, and Dom Famularo Play-Along: Status Foundational topics: Tempo, technique, […]

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3rd Annual JamBourrée

Virtual & at Stages Music Arts 10 Stenerson Lane, Cockeysville

Mark your calendars for our 3rd annual student band showcase JamBourrée on Sunday, May 16th 2021! Hosted on our outdoor patio, this safe, socially distant, and FREE outdoor concert will have a limited capacity live audience and feature performances by all our Stages bands! Students should arrive 30-minutes before their scheduled start time Performers and […]

Developing Your Weak Side to Equal Your Strong Side

Virtual Event

Part of the event series Billy Cobham's Guide to Stress Free Drumming Instructors: Billy Cobham and Dom Famularo Play-Along: Cancun Market Foundational topics: Hand and foot technique, posture, balance Work to balance your approach to performing musically on both sides of the drum set. Being in sync with both hands and feet will allow you […]

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Developing One’s Inner Sense of Time

Virtual Event

Part of the event series Billy Cobham's Guide to Stress Free Drumming Instructors: Billy Cobham, Will Calhoun, and Dom Famularo Play-Along: Desiccated Coconuts Foundational topics: Time, internal synchronicity, musical conversation, communication Explore how to receive ideas from your fellow musicians and communicate those ideas while flowing seamlessly, synchronously and in time within the music. About […]

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Working With Key Rudiments and Dynamics in Performance

Virtual Event

Part of the event series Billy Cobham's Guide to Stress Free Drumming Instructors: Billy Cobham and Dom Famularo Play-Along: Street Urchin Foundational topics: Meter, time signature, phrasing, dynamics, odd times Get your brain comfortable with multitasking and learning to hear odd meters. This class will explore superimposing specific patterns, such as playing in 3 against […]

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Four-Way Coordination

Virtual Event

Part of the event series Billy Cobham's Guide to Stress Free Drumming Instructors: Billy Cobham, Dennis Chambers, and Dom Famularo Play-Along: Red & Yellow Cabriolet Foundational topics: Phrasing, symmetry, hand and foot coordination Learn how to line up the upper body with the lower body, giving each limb a task that will only work if […]

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Working in Odd Time Signatures

Virtual Event

Part of the event series Billy Cobham's Guide to Stress Free Drumming Instructors: Billy Cobham and Dom Famularo Play-Along: Spectrum Foundational topics: Time signatures, phrasing, odd times, transitions Learn how to effectively play in different time signatures, and how to play using proper phrasing rather than playing specifically based on the meter. The class will […]

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Performing as a Contributor in Real Time

Virtual Event

Part of the event series Billy Cobham's Guide to Stress Free Drumming Instructors: Billy Cobham, Gary Husband, and Dom Famularo Play-Along: Obliquely Speaking Foundational topics: Improvisation, jamming, listening Explore improvisation with discipline – knowing how and when to inject your ideas into the musical conversation for it to have meaning and make an impact. The […]

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Interpreting Musical Passages in Jazz, Rock, Latin, Fusion

Virtual Event

Part of the event series Billy Cobham's Guide to Stress Free Drumming Instructors: Billy Cobham, Will Calhoun, and Dom Famularo Play-Along: Serengetti Plains Foundational topics: Interpretation, phrasing, ghost notes, tempo Explore advanced phrasing concepts such as ghost notes, playing on top of the beat, in the center of the beat and behind the beat, and […]

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Drum Set Placement by Item/Unit

Virtual Event

Part of the event series Billy Cobham's Guide to Stress Free Drumming Instructors: Billy Cobham, Dom Famularo, Dennis Chambers, Will Calhoun, and Gary Husband Play-Along: Cuba on the Horizon Foundational topics: Technique, dynamics, phrasing, listening, interpretation Bringing together all the concepts from the course, learn how to set up your community of sounds – the […]

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