Lady Marmalade Drum Lesson

I am finding myself doing video lessons and bunging them up on Youtube for students in various contexts. Here is a lesson on the famous groove for Lady Marmalade by Labelle, played originally by drummer Herman “Roscoe” Ernest III.

First, let’s watch him explain the groove’s provenance. The clip is off a DVD called New Orleans Drumming which has Herlin Riley, Johnny Vidacovich, Earl Palmer and Mr Ernest all holding forth on drumming. It’s one of the best drumming videos I’ve seen.

Here’s the dots, my video lesson follows:

Lady Marmalade Groove

 

And finally, the original track:

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One Comment

  1. Posted May 27, 2015 at 5:53 am | Permalink

    Great resource for those who want to learn drum lesson online. Thanks for this great work.

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