The Troupe
This drummer's journey with other drummers.

Posts Tagged ‘Rehearsal

A Study in Work

March 14, 2016

If my practice is intended to further my knowledge of rhythm or theory, I call that Study. If my practice is intended to learn a piece of music, I call that Work. And here we get to the hard part… Thinking. Generally speaking, thinking is terrible for drumming. If you are thinking, you have lost […]

Making an Album.

June 21, 2012

In short, we are now busy in pre-production and fund raising for our first album. Please, take a look at the Kickstarter link. Any and all support is greatly appreciated, even if that support is simply passing the word, and wishing us the best of luck. The Link: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/charlesofthetwisted/the-drummers-of-twisted-gypsy-our-first-album

Rehearsal: November 11, 2009

November 17, 2009

Week two of the rehearsals for the Belly Dance Variety show. The rehearsal itself went very well.   At this point the drummers are kind of humming right along. We show up on time, settle into our places in a quiet manner, shake hands, and smile at each other, and then wait for the dance director to […]

Rehearsal: November 4, 2009

November 15, 2009

We are rehearsing with the dancers for the next two weeks as we prepare for our performance on stage for a belly dance extravaganza show. The show itself will feature our dancers and troupe, as well as six other headline solo dancers.   We will be the only Tribal Stylists there, with the other dancers being […]

Rehearsal: October 28, 2009

October 29, 2009

After a solid month and a half of gigs every weekend, and many weeks of double rehearsals, our Troupe had taken a bit of a break.   Taking time off the first Wednesday after our gigs at the Great Western War was planned.   Our hands were bruised, cut, broken and tired, and we needed to heal […]