Over the past several years I have endeavored to become a stimulating and effective teacher. I've found it to be tremendously rewarding and conversely an education in itself. I hope to regularly contribute to this page and that visitors find it helpful.

Metric Modulation Between 3/4, 5/4 and 7/4

An explanation of the concept and a practical approach to employing these modulations.
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Redefining the Identity of the Drum Set

Written for a clinic I gave recently, this essay was designed to give non-drummers a basis for relating to the drum set as a melodic and harmonic instrument rather than a rhythmic instrument.
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Drum and Cymbal Recommendations for the School Band Program

Budget-conscious equipment recommendations.
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