Tommy Igoe demonstrates forty-seven of today's hottest grooves and essential patterns, working with a full live band to capture the very essence of a tight rhythm section.
for: Drum kit
DVD (learning video)
Three-and-a-half hours of great material!
Groove Essentials is based on the definitive collection of contemporary rock, jazz, R&B, funk, and world/ethnic drumming styles contained in the poster of the same name,developed by world-class drummer, teacher and author Tommy Igoe and Vic Firth drum sticks. On this DVD, Tommy demonstrates 47 of today's most popular drum patterns, including a performance of each with a rhythm track played bysome of New York's top players. This unique feature lets the student hear what each groove sounds and feels like with real music played by live musicians.
Included among the drum patterns are 8th-note, 16th-note andhalf-time rock; jazz waltz, shuffle and swing, R&B, hip-hop and funk as well as world music styles, including New Orleans second-line, reggae, Bossa Nova, Samba, Mambo, Cha-Cha, Bolero and Tango. As a special bonus, the packageincludes a free Groove Essentials poster (courtesy of Vic Firth drum sticks), which contains fully-notated examples of every one of the 47 grooves on the DVD! Running Time: 3 hours, 40 minutes.
Groove Essentials is based on the definitive collection of contemporary Rock, Jazz, R And B/Funk and World/Ethnic drumming styles contained in the Groove Essentials poster developed by world class drummer, teacher and author Tommy Igoe.
On this DVD Tommy demonstrates forty seven of today's most popular drum patterns, including a performance of each with a rhythm track played by some of New York's top players. This unique feature lets students hear what each groove sounds and feels like with real music played by live musicians.
The DVD Package includes a Groove Essentials poster, which contains fully notated examples of every one of the forty sevengrooves on the DVD.