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Drumming Independence Made Easy

Jared Falk  /  UPDATED Aug 20, 2022

Why is drumming independence important, and why do I love it so much?

This video will give you a primer on some of the ideas and concepts we’ll tackle in my full Independence Made Easy course, as well as my intentions and thought processes behind developing the lesson content.

Lesson Index
0:06 – Introduction
0:51 – Gear Rundown
1:30 – Let’s Talk About Independence
7:25 – Utilizing Ostinatos and Rudiments
14:22 – Incorporating Your Left Foot
18:55 – Mix Up Your Lead Hand, Bass Drum, & Ghost Notes
25:19 – Swing Independence
31:10 – Separating Your Hands & Feet
36:32 – Song: Jazzy 6/8
40:52 – Q & A!

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Jared Falk is a lifelong drummer, drum teacher, and the co-founder of Drumeo. For over 18 years, Jared has been a leader in the online music education industry, publishing his first online video lessons in 2003 and founding Musora in 2005.

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