Rhythm & Timing

Introduction to Rhythm & Timing

Welcome to the wonderful world of Rhythm & Timing. Throughout this course we’ll be discus...

Rhythm Test #1

Now before we really dive in I’ll need to test what you know already about rhythm. Don’t...

Rhythm Test #2

This test isn’t that much harder than the last one, but you HAVE to be able to do this in orde...

Up Beats & Down Beats

Alright, it’s only the 4th lesson of this series, I guess I’d better start actually show...

The E’s & A’s

If you’ve got a good handle on down beats and up beats then finding the E’s and the A...

Playing On Top, Behind & In Front of the Beat

When it comes to playing with good time and feel there’s really three different ways to do it,...

You Have to Move with the Music

I don’t care who you are or what kind of music you play; if you don’t move with the musi...

Develop your clock: Internal Timing Exercise

This is perhaps my FAVORITE exercise to work on with my private students. It starts out pretty easy ...

Rhythmic Accent Displacement

Are you good at 3rd grade math? If so, then you’ve got what it takes to do what I’m goin...

Rhythmic Syncopations

Syncopations are the best! It’s one of the best things to do in music and it’s also pure...