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Rock N Jazz Clinic - Linear Coordination: Part II

In Part I (April ’82 MD), I defined linear coordination and demonstrated its importance as a drumming concept through systematic pattern combinations applied to the entire drumset. Linear coordination is a tasteful learning concept and the groundwork for dexterous coordination…

by Sal Sofia
Sep 15, 2017

Rock 'N' Jazz Clinic - Linear Coordination: Part 1

One simple, very effective technique is linear coordination. Through this technique the most ingenious fills may be expressed. Linear coordination means harmoniously dividing a rhythm on different parts of the drumset, to be played by hands and feet in a…

by Sal Sofia
Aug 2, 2017