Drumline Chops Podcast: Drumline | Marching Percussion | Rudimental Drumming
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Drumline Chops Podcast: Improve your rudimental drumming by learning from expert drumline instructors, percussion teachers, and rudimental drummers.
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How to Write and Rehearse Drumline Music with Andrew Markworth
May 16 13
Interested in writing or arranging music for your drumline?
Want to learn what questions to ask and what to look for when editing a show throughout the season?
In this episode of the Drumline Chops podcast, I'm joined with Andrew Markworth. Andrew is the front ensemble arranger for Rhythm X, Carolina Crown, and Crossmen. In this interview, Andrew and I talk about:
How to plan a show before you start writing
What you need to know about a group before you write for them
How to edit a show and continue improving it throughout the season
The essential electronic equipment to have in a front ensemble
How to improve your drumming with the "Metronome Game"
And much, much more
Listen to the Andrew Markworth Interview
About Andrew Markworth
Andrew Markworth is a composer, arranger, and consultant for indoor drumlines, drum corps, and marching bands. He currently writes for Rhythm X, the Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps, and the Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps as well as a number of different high school ensembles. You can find his work at Shadow Lake Music and connect with him on Twitter.