The Alan Dawson Rudimental Ritual (pt. 2)



Here is an educational article that I wrote for Drumhead Magazine for their August 2019 issue.

Check for the video below for examples of each exercise.






Check the examples here





by: Brandon Goodwin 
Montreal, QC, Canada 


Interested in studying with Brandon? He does in-studio in Montreal, Canada.

But did you know he is also taking virtual students? Contact him HERE, or on the drum studio's Facebook Page to setup a lesson!


Brandon Goodwin Bio

Brandon has worked with renowned jazz musicians such as Braxton Cook, Grammy-award winning artists Delfeayo Marsalis, and Kebbi Williams, as well as some of Canada’s top talent, including Fraser Hollins, Al McLean, and Samuel Blais. 

Brandon has studied with some of Canada’s top drummers, including, Nasyr Abdul Al-Kabyr (Dizzy Gillespie), Dave Laing, and Dave Robbins, and has also studied privately with internationally acclaimed drummers Ari Hoenig and Dan Weiss. 

He has taught masterclasses at high schools and universities in Canada and the U.S. and is the owner/principal operator of Studio Drum MTL. Based out of Verdun QC, Brandon services Greater Montreal, Lasalle, Lachine, NDG, Westmount, and Cote St Luc with his high quality drum lessons.

Brandon’s group B’s Bees has performed concerts in North America and in Asia, at major jazz festivals and in some of the best jazz clubs in the world. The group has also performed masterclasses at high schools and in universities in Canada, the U.S. and in Asia.

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