Feeling the Rhythm in 7/4 Time - feat. Unsquare Dance, Seven from Heaven, Earthrise, 7/4 Etudes

Darius Brubeck Lesson time: (16min 6sec)

Darius and Mike use Dave Brubeck's Unsquare Dance to explain how to feel a 7/4 time-signature , including the different sorts of metres and subdivisions that can be used within this time signature. Darius' own tune Earthrise, and Mike's tune Seven from Heaven are also explored to look at different feels in Seven.

About the instructor


Darius Brubeck is a noted jazz pianist and educator. He has released numerous albums as a leader, as well as touring internationally with his own groups, and the Brubecks Play Brubeck collaboration with his brothers.

Darius has served as a Fulbright visiting professor in Romania and Turkey. He initiated the first degree course in Jazz offered by an African University at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa, where he taught till 2005.

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Mastering Odd Times

with Darius Brubeck

What's included?

12 lessons (2h 10m) Advanced video features Downloadable sheet music Bonus audio content Mobile, tablet & desktop access 100% satisfaction guarantee