Rock Drum Styles


An indepth study of the personal drumming styles of influential drummers in rock music through the use of audio and video examples, printed articles, transcriptions, and performance demonstrations.

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

Gregg Bissonnette
Cindy Blackman
Terry Bozzio
Phil Collins
Will Calhoun
Stewart Copeland
Steve Ferrone
Greg Errico
Steve Jordan
Manu Katché
Vinnie Paul
Simon Phillips
Jeff Porcaro
Mike Portnoy
J.R. Robinson
Chad Smith
Steve Smith