Akira Jimbo – Independence
Aug 26 2011
Akira Jimbo, who has become famous not only for his virtuoso drum technique, but also for his unique compositions and performances that blend acoustic and electric drums, presents this blend of performance and instructional video, EVOLUTION. Here he demonstrates both his hand and foot.
In this film, noted drummer Akira Jimbo performs songs that demonstrate his unique style and technique. In this performance, Jimbo demonstrates his so-called “trigger system,” an expansion of his trademark mix of electronic and acoustic drums. Jimbo explains the techniques he uses to integrate hand and footwork into his style.
Akira Jimbo is a Japanese freelance jazz fusion drummer who is famous for his drumming independence and fusion of electronic drum technology and acoustic drums. Aside from his solo work, he is also the drummer in the Japanese jazz fusion band Casiopea and has participated in various side projects with other musicians, including Keiko Matsui, Shambara, bassist Brian Bromberg. He is the main product presenter of Yamaha Drums Japan.
Running time: 184 mins
Video: MPEG1 Video 352×240 (107:80) 29.97fps 1150Kbps
Audio: MPEG Audio 44100Hz stereo 224Kbps
Size: 2 Gb