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Here is a great story shared by Mark Kelso on his lesson with Steve Ferrone. This is a great lesson that in under 2 minutes could change your life. Make your default TRUTH and GIVING 100% at all times. Keep your death close to you in your awareness; play drums, express yourself, and live like it’s going to be the last time you ever do.
This is a clip from the LTR podcast #2 ‘The Connection of Bruce Lee to Drumming and Life’, see the full episode HERE:
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This is a story focusing on the importance of how small details matter and make a difference. The small things ARE the big things! This builds awareness to the power of every small action we make, so QUALITY becomes your DEFAULT.
Real power, tone, and phrasing comes from RELAXED INTENSITY on the drums, and in life. This is my take on something I learned from the great Jim Chapin that I never forgot and still refine every time I play!
Go back and have fun watching the original classic 1980’s movie The Karate Kid! I loved this movie growing up, but there are a lot of great lessons to take into life. Here, I go into my top 3: sharpening your FOCUS, surrounding yourself with great people and seeking MENTORS in your life, and the power of compounding precise and disciplined DAILY REPETITIONS in your PRACTICE. Have fun watching this movie and sharing it with others, and take your focus, mentors, and practice to the next level!
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This is a short clip from the filming of the LTR ‘Your Best Self Through Drumming’ video course coming soon! The song is ‘Jagaan’ by modus factor. (*This is drums only; you will hear the full song on the final video) This is the part right before the Konnakol section on the double hihats, one of my favourites to play!
This is a short clip from the filming of the LTR ‘Your Best Self Through Drumming’ video course coming soon! The song is ‘King Ghidorah’ by modus factor. (*This is drums only; you will hear the full song on the final video)
This is a powerful concept, that could also be put like this: ‘learn to see that which is far away up close, and that which is close from far away.’ Detach from the little things that don’t matter seeing the bigger picture, but RIGHT NOW act quickly not wasting even a moment.
MACRO PATIENCE to me means the value of patience, pulling back, and compounding over years and years. Have BIG patience that the tiny course corrections made now will make a big difference over time. You can accomplish more than you think in 10 years time!
MICRO SPEED is having a no bullshit stripped away lifestyle. Don’t waste any time, be decisive and ACT! Millionaires are never created by winning the lottery, but by investing one dollar at a time.