Grace notes with Cobus Potgieter and Don Lombardi
31st Jul 2013 | 10:00
Drum Channel founder Don Lombardi discusses three different ghost stroke methods with YouTube drumming sensation Cobus Potgieter, as they were taught to him by legendary drum teacher Freddie Gruber.
DRUM EXPO 2013: Following a brief explanation of ghost/grace notes by world-renowned drummer Terry Bozzio, Drum Channel founder Don Lombardi discusses three different ghost stroke methods as they were taught to him by legendary drum teacher Freddie Gruber (Jim Keltner, Dave Weckl, Neil Peart). The lesson also features YouTube drumming sensation, Cobus Potgieter, and demonstrates the use of the forearm, wrist and fingers to control the sticks; showing them in exercises separately and then in combination with each other.
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