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by beat hit
Fri Feb 18, 2011 5:16 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Cool drumming quotes/signs ideas for a t-shirt?
Replies: 32
Views: 7857

Re: Cool drumming quotes/signs ideas for a t-shirt?

I spent the last two days at the hospital. Went at the emergency because my left calf was all swollen up, hot and hurting like crazy. Got a Doppler scan and they diagnosize thrombophlibitis. I have to leave my leg up so blood can flow, move it once in a while and I take medecine. Oh man... that's a...
by beat hit
Fri Feb 18, 2011 9:25 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Tower of Power US & Canada dates 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 2479

Re: Tower of Power US & Canada dates 2011

Thanks for the heads up... I MUST go and see them... THat would my first TOP concert...
by beat hit
Thu Feb 17, 2011 8:32 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Drummerworld's "Top 10 Drummers" UPDATED to Top 15 *
Replies: 58
Views: 15177

Re: Drummerworld's "Top 10 Drummers of all time"

Billy Cobham definitely needs to be in there... I'd remove Louie Bellson and insert Billy instead.
by beat hit
Sat Feb 12, 2011 1:30 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Rare live performances with Magella Cormier
Replies: 9
Views: 3832

Re: Rare live performance: Magella Cormier w James Gelfand G

Hey Tombo... Interesting to hear about Andre Leroux... I did not know he was not practicing... I hear ya on the fusion versus traditional bop amongst the younger crowd... THAT is news to me and I don't doubt it... wonder why that is... and I'd be curious to read why you choose 1994 as the year fusio...
by beat hit
Fri Feb 11, 2011 6:11 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Modded Paradiddle Diddle thing..
Replies: 34
Views: 7995

Re: Modded Paradiddle Diddle thing..

Wow Chris, THAT was nicely done sir!! Thanks a million for sharing... very well explained... Agreed on the sound too... Love it.
by beat hit
Sun Feb 06, 2011 9:14 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Rare live performances with Magella Cormier
Replies: 9
Views: 3832

Rare live performances with Magella Cormier

As far as I am concerned, I can never find enough recordings with the great Magella Cormier on drums. His huge listening ears, explosive chops are the kinds that inspire me each time I hear them. Problem is.. There arn't enough of his recording.. Just discovered these tracks this evening... Hopefull...
by beat hit
Mon Jan 17, 2011 9:40 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Latin drumming teacher in LA?
Replies: 22
Views: 4686

Re: Latin drumming teacher in LA?

Look up Aaron Serfaty. He was a session guy in Venezuela back in the day and he was one of my teachers at LAMA. He's also teaching at USC. Yes, real good player... Check out Aaron's playing on Otmaro Ruiz's Distant Friends. http://www.amazon.com/Distant-Friends-Otmaro-Ruiz/dp/B000001A4M Aaron &...
by beat hit
Mon Jan 17, 2011 9:30 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Alex Acuna on Chick Corea's Touchstone
Replies: 3
Views: 2105

Re: Alex Acuna on Chick Corea's Touchstone

Another good one in 6/8 is Ouverture #5 by Uzeb and violinist Didier Lockwood on '86 Absolutely Live: Yes nice souvenir! Got that on LP... To me, Didier Lockwood's style really complemented UZEB's music really, really well. I remember seeing this tune Live. They actually opened the show with Ouvert...
by beat hit
Sat Jan 15, 2011 11:55 am
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Alex Acuna on Chick Corea's Touchstone
Replies: 3
Views: 2105

Alex Acuna on Chick Corea's Touchstone

This is a follow-up to the recent Robbie Ameen thread... http://www.houseofdrumming.com/phpbb3/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=237 So as Tombo was saying in the thread... Alex absolutely kills on Dance Of Chance!! Love Don Alias' strong support too... This was my first Chick Corea album... And here's the pr...
by beat hit
Thu Jan 13, 2011 2:18 pm
Forum: Drumming Chat
Topic: Robbie Ameen
Replies: 15
Views: 3407

Re: Robbie Ameen

Check his work on Chick's Touchstone from 1982; Dance of Chance Oh man... Do I ever love TOUCHSTONE... :D I first got the LP back in 1983 .. was a young dude then... I lended the CD version to a friend and never got it back since... Grrr.. Totally agree on Dance Of Chance... Kim Plainfield mentions...

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