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Practice

Lesson plan

  • Drum Lesson Plan (link)
  • Jojo Mayer, guide (link)
  • Garey Weber: rudiments/technique (warmup), coordination/interdependence, reading/writing music, playing along.

Draft

  • Warm-ups: rudiments. (5 minutes)
  • Theory/Book/Technique: (15 minutes)
  • Song/Play/Form: (15 minutes)

Practice elements

  • Technique
  • Time
  • Sound
  • Listening
  • Reading
  • Writing, transcribing
  • Orchestration
  • Expression
  • Dynamics
  • Band playing, playing with others
  • Improvisation
    • creating melody
    • composition
  • Posture

Time

Practice with and without a click.

Posture

Practice with a mirror.

Tips

  • Enjoy practice
  • Practice daily

Resources

  • The 45-Minute Practice Routine: Get Organized to Optimize Your Time Behind the Kit (link) and PDF.
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