Advanced Jazz Drumming

ILPD-433
Credits: 
1
Prerequisites: 
ILPD-225 or overall ensemble rating 4
Electable by: 
Drum set principals
Required of: 
None
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

In this course students will thoroughly examine the music and drumming styles of the post-bop and modern jazz idioms.  These studies include advanced repertoire development, three- and four-way coordination studies for time keeping, polyrhythmic applications, improvisational concepts along with the listening, transcription and analysis of the work of master drummers Max Roach, Roy Haynes, Art Blakey, Elvin Jones, Tony Williams, Jack DeJohnette among numerous others.

Department: 
PERC
Course chair: 
Yoron Israel
Taught By