Thomas Lang – Creative Control
Sep 06 2015
Learn to play drums like Thomas Lang! Thomas Lang presents the unique and innovative system that he has used to develop his awesome speed, control, finesse and coordination-a step-by-step system that will allow you to hone your drumming chops so that you can play more effectively, in any style of music. This double DVD production has tons of exercices for hands and feet and invaluable ideas for today’s drummers. It covers everything form rudiments to cross-sticking. His last solo is memorable.
- Advanced technique for hands and feet
- Applied rudiments and orchestration
- Dynamic foot control
- Sticktricks and showmanship
- Ergonomic mechanics on the drumkit
- Advanced interdependence and coordination
- Multi-pedal orchestrations
- Creative and pad practice
- Twin effect pedal playing and practice method
- Contemporary groove concepts
- The entire DVD is translated into German, in the form of a voiceover by Thomas, and can be accessed as an option from the DVD menus as Audio Track #2.
Bonus Footage includes:
- Thomas performing loops as well as live action footage from a Meinl Generation-X Tour (2003);
- musical selections by Thomas’ band;
- Gear talk;
- Photo gallery.
Audio files and DVD-rom features:
Separate audio files, in both ACID (PC) and REX (Mac) formats, will allow you to loop any of the exercises or performances and even change tempo without affecting the pitch, making it easy to absorb and master each example!
In addition, Creative Control includes printable PDF files of transcriptions of many of Thomas’ exercises and performances.
Language: English, German
Running time: 5 h, 25 min
Video: MPEG2 720×480 30fps NTSC 4:3
Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0 224 Kbps 48kHz
Booklet: Yes (PDF + Audio)
Size: 4.9 Gb + 4.7 Gb