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Doug Perkins @perkinsdf ?

active 3 years, 6 months ago
  • Doug Perkins commented on the blog post Doug Perkins Performs Michael Gordon’s “XY”   3 years, 6 months ago · View

    Hey Alex, For moving around the drums, I spent a long time learning the individual melodies in each hand. When I could really hear the melodies in my head, moving around was less difficult. Now would be a good time to confess that it took me a while to make this realization. The first few [...]

  • Doug Perkins commented on the blog post Doug Perkins Performs Michael Gordon’s “XY”   3 years, 6 months ago · View

    Josh, you do exactly what I do! Josh mentioned LCD (Least Common Denominator) as his method for figuring out prolyrhythms. That is the trick for making what I called graphs in my discussion video. You multiply the two numbers together for the poly rhythm that you are trying to figure out. As an easy example, [...]