This is a great groove off Jazz trumpeter Nicholas Payton’s album Payton’s Place. I love playing grooves like these where the beat shifts away from the backbeat while keeping a steady 8th note pulse on the Ride Cymbal. It’s a 2 bar pattern and it can be easy to get lost when you first play […]
Well I’ve got to say i’ve enjoyed the break over Christmas and January. I’ve been very busy focusing on performances and my own playing. But I’m now really looking forward to getting back into teaching in the next couple of weeks so if you’re thinking about lessons for your self or your child now is […]
Rob Rhodes and band perform a special set of high energy covers from the seventies through to present. Promises to be a fun night!
Check out young drummers Beau Raubal and Noah Peacock as they ROCK Narrabeen North Public School Talent Quest. They played a medley of Seven Nation Army by the White Stripes and We Will Rock You by Queen and brought down the house! Beau and Noah have been regular students of mine for a couple of […]
Going out for more of a low volume acoustic show for this gig. The Energy and great songs are still there though and the atmosphere at the Mercantile is always buzzing!
New Years Eve was an epic gig, one of the best ever! Back at Monkeys to do it all again. Thursday night’s are great at Monkeys!!