Steve Smith: Drumset Technique/History of the U.S. Beat
featuring Vital Information and an all-star "Historical Band"
A virtual encyclopedia of drumset techniques, styles and concepts
Drumset Technique (Disc One)
Steve explains hand and foot technique in unprecedented detail and gets to the core of what drummers need to know in order to improve their feel and technical skills. Segments Include: Hand Technique, Foot Technique, The Art Of Practice, Exercises, Licks and Phrases, Independence/Interdependence, and Implied Metric Modulations, plus four extended solo drum pieces.
Running Time Disc One: 2 Hours 35 Minutes
Musicians: Frank Gambale - guitar, Tom Coster - keyboards, Baron Browne -
electric bass, Mark Soskin - piano, Steve Marcus - sax, and Mike Pope -
Produced and Directed by Paul Siegel and Rob Wallis
Written by Steve Smith
Edited by Phil Fallo