Steve Smith: Drumset Technique/History of the U.S. Beat
Steve Smith Drumset Technique History of the US Beat. In disc one of this 2-disc set, Steve explains hand and foot technique in ground-breaking detail and gets to the core of what drummers need to know in order to improve their feel and technical skills. In disc two, using examples by an all-star band, Steve explains the evolution of the drumset in U.S. Music - how the drumset was first used in all the major styles of U.S. Music and how closely related all the styles are.
Special features include extensive bonus footage including alternate-take drum solos, a brilliant hi hat solo with a hi hat tutorial, alternate band takes, a camera-switching option, optional running commentary by Steve, a listening list, more.
Running time: 236 min
Video: MPEG2 NTSC 4:3 (720x480) VBR
Audio: Dolby AC3, 2 ch
Size: 4.6 Gb + 4.6 Gb