Jazz Drum Styles


An indepth study of the personal styles of significant drummers in jazz music through the use of audio and video examples, printed articles, transcriptions, and demonstrations.

Some of the artists studied in this course are listed below, but the course studies are not limited to these artists alone.

Joey Baron
Brian Blade
Art Blakey
Larry Bunker
Jon Christensen
Jimmy Cobb
Troy Davis
Alan Dawson
Jack DeJohnette
Al Foster
Steve Gadd
Billy Hart
Roy Haynes
Billy Higgins
Elvin Jones
Lewis Nash
Bill Stewart
Jeff Watts