Finally, a DVD that successfully deals with the essential elements of bass drum and hi-hat technique. It’s a methodical, step-by-step approach that will have the viewer understanding the mechanics of the bass drum pedal and improving their playing immediately. Mike presents a process that will revolutionize how you play and how you feel sitting behind the drum set, said world-renowned drummer and educator Ralph Humphrey. I use this foot method every time I sit down behind the drum set. It has become essential to my ability to control all the elements of playing regardless of the musical style. This DVD is not just an educational product; it contains three soulful and passionate performances by the Brian Pezzone Trio. A world-class pianist and composer, Brian improvises amazing melodies and stunning lines throughout these performances. Bass player Tim Emmons adds rhythm with this artistic bass playing, and Mike Packer articulates each and every idea with grace and precision. Yet another feature of this outstanding DVD is a booklet that contains all of the exercises performed by Mike on the DVD, plus hundreds of additional exercises for the student to help perfect this method. All in all, this is an outstanding educational product that will leave the music fan wanting more!