We Fall To The Level Of Our Training

‘We don’t rise to the level of our expectations, but fall to the level of our training’. Using the power of positive thinking alone amounts to magical thinking, and worthless in real life when the PRESSURE IS ON. Craft your daily practice to train your body and mind, so that even on your worst day, Read more about We Fall To The Level Of Our Training[…]

Come As You Are

This idea was born from students coming to my studio thinking they had to live up to a certain level, or come in a good mood, or come to play well. That’s great if it happens, but also show up tired, in a bad mood, not feeling like playing, not at your best. If our Read more about Come As You Are[…]

Set Up Your Drumset Angles for EFFORTLESS MASTERY

The drums are an extension of your body. The groove starts in YOU. We want to have our drums as our ally to get to EFFORTLESS MASTERY. This is playing with RELAXED INTENSITY, because when you’re drumming you’re like a boxer: mentally razor sharp, ready for any challenge and flowing with the ever changing moment, Read more about Set Up Your Drumset Angles for EFFORTLESS MASTERY[…]

The 10,000 Reps Mindset to Drums

If you can last through the mundanity of the 10,000 reps mindset, you will open the floodgates to a freedom that you can’t even imagine! The best in the world all have this self discipline, from Bruce Lee, Frank Sinatra, and Kobe Bryant. This is about getting to the state of ‘non thinking’ by doing Read more about The 10,000 Reps Mindset to Drums[…]