Hey guys! Thought I should share my thoughts on this BEAUTIFUL book about independence drumming. I know that on my posts about which. Cutting-edge techniques to master 4-limb independence from German drum sensation Marco Minnemann. His method will dramatically increase independence. drummer Marco Minnemann: Beyond Chops His challenging instructional books (Extreme Interdependence, Ultimate Play-Along, and the latest, Maximum .

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In fact, minnemwnn could argue that he has been instrumental in developing the advanced concept of complex interdependence. Anyone else have anything to say on this? Because I don’t have the benefit of being able to practice my instrument when I want.

I am still in the Warm Up exercises. I hear ya extre,e that. My journey on Marco Minnemann’s Extreme Interdependence Hey man, Marco is one of my favorite drummers and definitely a giant among this generation’s greats. This elite group of international super-drummers has changed the face of drumming and raised the bar on speed, ambidextrous technique, soloing, stick tricks, multi-pedal coordination, and independence to levels that seem unimaginable to most drummers.

Marco Minnemann – Extreme Interdependence.

BUT after each exercise you become more and more aware about the key to independence. The energy that I put into learning these difficult concepts comes back to me interdeoendence I finally learn them.


October 03, I started playing double-stroke combinations against single-stroke combinations, and once I felt comfortable with extfeme I added paradiddle combinations against different paradiddle combinations. At the time the first book came out, I sounded like a complete beginner.

Send a private message to h3r3tic. All of that became the first chapter of this new technique. Do you feel that most drummers come to your clinics really wanting to learn anything, or are they mostly there to see a superhero flash his superpowers?

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I know that on my posts about which book would I suggest would usually be the first one that I advise form some time is Marco Minnemann’s Extreme Interdependence book. That way I was learning how all the parts went together. Find all posts by Anduin.

Warm-ups Contains 32 warm-up exercises.

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I found that there were endless combinations that I could work on. That book is two lifetimes of work unless you’re Marco Minnemann! I am not having any problems at all with the Hands or the Feet when played separately and many of the warm up exercises feel very natural to me. It really makes your mind work harder because you have to break down the pieces of this “machine” we call independence with the FOUR limbs of course, and then put them back together.


When I started this I found that it was very difficult to break these patterns down and play—for instance, double stroke—roll patterns on my left side against triple-stroke combinations on my right.

One of the guys came into the room to see who was playing. Send a private message to diosdude. So I arrived at S. His challenging instructional books Extreme InterdependenceUltimate Play-Alongand the latest, Maximum Minnemanna recent thirty-six—song double CD set, Contraire De La Chanson Marco plays all the instruments and singsand DVDs Extreme Drumming and the brand new Marco Showlay testament to his tireless pursuit of developing some of the most innovative, musical, and highly advanced drumming techniques of our time.

What I do is learn the hand parts, then add the feet one foot at a time.

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His performances on that tour solidified his place atop the list of modern-day drumming geniuses. The time now is For the first couple of years, I sounded really stiff. People listening are like ‘hey, how the heck can he do that?

When I began to get it, the feeling was amazing.