Beginner Drummers, Here’s A Must-Watch Lesson on Limb Independence

One of my favorite online music educators going is Mike Johnston. Mike was previously the drummer in Simon Says, a huge major-label alternative rock band in the 1990’s, and he now runs Mike’s Lessons, a one-stop shop for all things drumming.

I first became aware of Mike when he co-hosted several courses on Creative Live, including one with Periphery’s Matt Halpern. In addition to being a seasoned industry professional, he’s a really well-spoken guy and easy-to-understand teacher. In the following lesson, Mike runs down a simple exercise to help you with your limb independence – a critical facet of drumming if ever there was one! Check it out below:

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