Week of May 11, Percussion Lesson Resources

Activity 1- Play the following rudiments with the Vic Firth recordings. Push yourself and try at least silver. 

  • 6 – Double Stroke (Open) Roll
  • 7 – Five Stroke Roll
  • 19 – Paradiddle-diddle
  • 27 – Patafla-fla
Education – 40 Essential Rudiments – Vic Firth40 Essential Rudiments. Learn the rudiments in a systematic way. Webrhythms. A series of short articles designed to teach rhythmic reading. Percussion 101. Develop essential skills necessary for today’s all-around percussionist. Drum Set Play-Along Tracks.vicfirth.zildjian.com

Activity 2- Watch the videos and do the worksheet for timpani. (Worksheet attached)

Activity 3- Watch this video of “Collide” by Jacob Remington performed at PASIC by the TCU Percussion Ensemble.

Collide by Jacob RemingtonThe TCU Percussion Orchestra performs “Collide” by Jacob Remington at PASIC 2015. The piece was commissioned, premiered, and recorded by the TCU Percussion Orchestra. Posted with permission of the composer and publisher.www.youtube.com