Course curriculum

  • 01

    Prep-work

    • Welcome - First Assignments

    • Required Prep Work!

    • Sew Your Cymbals!

    • Practice Elements- Tips to consider

    • YOUR Plan for Practice - Assignment

    • Pre-Course CHECK LIST

  • 02

    First 30

    • First 30 Intro + Details

    • FYI: NOTATION ASSIGNMENTS Get started now...

    • Hands Warm Up

    • Cymbal Patterns

    • Practice Tracks

    • Welcome to the Studio!

    • Hagallah Home Position

    • Felaka Home Position

    • Heza Hips Home Position

    • Sharqi Step Home Position

    • NOTATION ASSIGNMENT 1 submission

    • NOTATION ASSIGNMENT 2 submission

    • Q&A Details

    • Q&A # 1

  • 03

    Mid-30

    • Mid-30 Intro + Schedule

    • One-on-one SCHEDULE

    • Home Position ASSIGNMENT SUBMISSION

    • Home Positions Improv Session 1

    • Home Positions Improv 1 ASSIGNMENT

    • Pop Quiz. Notation!

    • Home Positions Improv 2

    • Home Positions Improv 2 ASSIGNMENT

    • Home Positions Improv 3

    • Home Positions Improv 3 ASSIGNMENT

  • 04

    Final 30

    • Final 30 Intro + Details

    • Free Improvisation Talk

    • ***FINAL EXAM***

    • Course Feedback

    • BDV Music Recommendation/Resources List for continued study and practice

    • Suggested "Next Steps" - Practice