Jazz drumming is one of the most graceful styles of drumming all so is the basis to a lot of the most famous drummers foundation. It requires light hands, precision with rudiments and an understanding of improvisation. As Jazz is a evolution over time swing and bebop beats for example had a very distinctive sound requiring the use of brushes and mallets.
To be a successful jazz drummer you’ll need to have impeccable feel and timing and to be able to adjust to other musicians around you (improvisation). To teach this appropriately rudiments will be a major foundation as many of the greats originate from a marching drum background. A steady sense of timing is required as much as is knowing the specific tones of each individual drum.
The are many amazing drummers who specialized in this style such as, Buddy Rich, Tony Williams, Art Blakey and heaps more!
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