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Great Warmup For Technique And Creativity

Check out Drumeo here! : http://bit.ly/NnChSk In this video we’ll go over my quick hand warmup I’ve been doing for years!

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Bass Drum Vortex Cannon! FUS RO DAH!!!

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S-Hoops Review : Small Snare Drum (10×4.25 Sonor SQ2 Birch Thin)

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How To Tune Your Bass Drum For Phatness

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BOOM!! A Beginner’s Guide To Making Noise

We’re almost live in the eStore with this book! There’s at least 19 videos that will accompany “BOOM!! The Beginner’s Guide To Making Noise” Over 40 minutes of video instruction demonstrating nearly every single example in the book. Plus full accompanying MP3’s to compliment the 65 page book. With pictures of me yelling and screaming at […]

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Groove Of The Week # 2 : Funky Micro-Displacement

Second instalment of the groove of the week series! I hope you enjoy! It’s a fun little beat in 4/4 that has a mini displacement over the last five sixteenths of each bar for a funky sixteenth “late” backbeat! Keep hittin’ things! ~Aaron

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How To Tune Your Snare Drum : Drums Etc Magazine Bonus Video

Hey guys! This is a topic I find a lot of people, even experienced players have some trouble with! So this is a 12 minute video on how I do it. It’s got some bonus tricks and tips I’ve learned over the years and some demonstration on how I use moongel as well. With a […]

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Groove Of The Week #1 : Polyrhythmic 5/4

First instalment of the groove of the week series! I hope you enjoy! It’s a fun little beat in 5/4 that implies a four pulse polyrhythmically! Take it slow, the last version with the extra ghost notes is nasty 😉 Keep hittin’ things! ~Aaron

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14×8 SQ2 Maple Heavy

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Abstract Beat Modification 1 of 5 PLUS 7/8 Meshuggah : Bleed Fill – OnlineDrummer.com

What’s up, drummers!? I’m excited to present to you the first of five lessons I’m doing on OnlineDrummer.com about beat modification. Essentially, we’re going to go through the steps that I would take in modifying a beat. Starting with a simple 7/8 groove and ending up with a composite meter pattern with multiple simultaneous polyrhythmic […]

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One on one online private lessons are now available!

$29.97 (CAD) per half hour lesson. Discounts when you buy in multiples of four grants you your fourth lesson at a third of the price! $99.97 (CAD)! We can cover absolutely anything you want. Rhythmic Illusion Concepts Polyrhythms and Multi-Polyrhythms The In’s And Out’s Of The “For Hire” Musician Making Videos Online Musician Entrepreneurship Technique Double Bass Rudiments […]

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Premium Videos $2.25 until Saturday night only!

Hey everyone As I’m sure you can see from the title, the online store is up and running! http://www.aaronedgardrum.com/premium-videos As a special bonus, you can have the premium video that’s currently available at a 25% discount until Saturday night only!  Hurry on down and grab yourself a copy right now! http://www.aaronedgardrum.com/premium-videos/ Keep hittin’ everything! ~Aaron […]

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Polyrhythms Part 5 : 6 over 5 and 6 over 7

Hey everyone, In this video we’re going to discuss the basics of how to do both 6 over 5 and 6 over seven. In their most basic forms these are applied as sixteenth note triplets. We’re going to cover the phrasing and how to play them using different sticking patterns. This of course, is all […]

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My DrumHang.com Contributor Intro Video

Hey everybody! I’m really excited to have been asked to become a part of this awesome project, DrumHang.com It’s a really exciting project that is more about behind the scenes from a ton of your favorite players than your typical videos. Very cool concept! Watch the video and hear more about what the site is […]

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Crazy HiHat Wash Technique + Two Short Groove Solos

Hey guys! Patrick Barrios has been hounding me for months to make a video on this topic! So, this is a quick little tutorial on how to do that technique with the hihat where it flails all over the place! It’s really easy! Check the video and get on doin’ it! I learned this from […]

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The BoomyBlast HD : Strangest Blast Beats EVER : Drum Solo

The Hammerax 22″ Boomywang Nano is a Blast BEAST! This video is a high res version of the DJ Boomywang I uploaded quite some time ago now. More blast beats, more BoomyWangin‘, more retarded. Enjoy! The drum set in this video is a 1968 Sonor Champion in 13×8, 16×16, 20×14, with two different snares 13×5 […]

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Badass Gospel Chops Seven Stroke Roll Exercise

What’s up, drummers? This video is a little different than usual. Today we’re going to talk about a somewhat basic rudiment applied in a couple interesting ways that you can incorporate into your grooves, fills and solos. The left hand lead seven stroke roll! When doing a seven stroke roll applied as sixteenth note triplets […]

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Metric Modulation Vs. Implied Metric Modulation

Free .PDF transcription of playing examples : http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/metricmod.pdf What is metric modulation? Metric modulation, in a nutshell is when we either speed up or slow down in a way that’s relative to the original tempo/feel. The difference between an actual and an implied metric modulation is that in actual; we’re basing our pulse on the […]

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Polyrhythmic Theory : The Polyrhythms Series Prequel

This video even further explains polyrhythmic theory than Part 1. Understanding is always the most important part! This also explains where the video series is going. In a polyrhythm’s most basic form we can take the top number as it’s subdivision and the bottom number to dictate our meter and spacing within the subdivision. Watch […]

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How To Count/Feel Septuplets PLUS Nasty Flams And Double Bass!

http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/septuplets1.pdf * FREE .pdf download In this lesson we discuss a very important counting method for septuplets (Groups of seven notes per quarter). We go over how I teach feeling them and a few highly effective practice drills. The practice pad is an HQ on top of a 14×6 Sonor SQ2 Maple Medium in Bubinga. […]

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How To Count/Feel Quintuplets AND Quintuplet Double Bass Grooving!

http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/quintuplets.pdf * FREE .pdf download In this lesson we discuss a very important counting method for quintuplets (Groups of five notes per quarter, pentuplets, quints). We go over how I teach feeling them and a few highly effective practice drills. The practice pad is an HQ on top of a 14×6 Sonor SQ2 Maple Medium […]

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Beat Displacement Tutorial Part 1 (Rhythmic Illusion)

http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/displacement1.pdf *  FREE .PDF Download In this video you’re going to learn about the basics of beat displacement. How to use them with a band a bunch of variations and fill considerations and a practice method you may not have thought about! The drumset in this video is : Sonor SQ2 Beech Vintage, Makassar Ebony […]

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Polyrhythms Part 1 : Theory, Basics and INTENSE Polyrhythmic Blast Beats!

http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/polyrhythms1.pdf * PDF Download In this video you’ll learn all about the theory of basic polyrhythms, 2 over 3 and 3 over 2, also how they’re different. 3/4 and 4/3. All with fun and challenging orchestrations on the drum set! MASTER CLASS LESSON : ONLY $2.99 CANADIAN! $2.99 Canadian gets you over ten minutes of […]

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Time Signatures Part 4 of 4 : Composite Meters + Bonus

In this fourth and final video you’ll learn all about composite meters (using multiple time signatures as a means of phrasing). 4/4 – 7/8 and an especially nasty breakbeat in 7/8 – 7/8 – 7/8 – 15/16. The other videos in this series go into theory, quarter note based, eighth based sixteenth based meters. The […]

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