Category: Drum Lessons

The FEEL of different tune types

Feel of different tune types Also see https://thesession.org/discussions/33221 Strathspeys (4/4) are jumping dances. Extremely pointed. Reels (2/2 or Cut Time) sound like “Alligator, alligator” or “Salt and pepper, salt and pepper.” Reels are “skipping” dances (up and down a line, or around in circles, etc) Jigs (6/8) sound like “Edible elephant, edible elephant.” Also See Playing […]

How We Learn

When experiencing something, our mind puts the experience, knowledge, etc into short term memory. If we process something three times, the memory becomes stronger. The next time we sleep, those memories are then moved into long term memory. The more often we process something, the stronger the memory becomes. If we process something similar but […]