Neil Peart – Anatomy of a Drum Solo 2x DVD | 8.26 GB
The Neil Peart Anatomy of a Drum Solo DVD is a 2-disc set which features Neil talking about his approach to soloing, dissecting a solo recorded during a RUSH concert back in September of 2004 in Frankfurt, Germany. Neil reviews each segment of his 9-minute solo that is a highlight of each RUSH performance. He delves into the inspiration and the concept behind each part of the solo and discusses and demonstrates the technique required for performing each segment of the solo.
Included on the DVDs are additional interviews, analysis, and documented Rush performances from the drummer’s perspective.
Neil’s analysis and discussion of “Der Trommler” and of his approach to soloing
Sidebar 1 – Exclusive Hamburg solo (“Ich Bin Ein Hamburger”)
Sidebar 2 – “Exploration #1”
DISC TWO Bonus Features, including:
“O Baterista” (solo from RUSH in Rio)
Interview with Paul Northfield, RUSH co-producer and engineer, and Lorne Wheaton, Neil’s drum tech
Lorne Wheaton setting up and talking about Neil’s drumkit
Performances with RUSH of “Tom Sawyer” and “Subdivisions” (from the perspective of the drum cameras)
Previously Unreleased Solo from RUSH’s 1994 Counterparts Tour
Alternate Edits: During parts of Neil’s analysis of “Der Trommler,” the viewer can choose between two different camera edits; one with related playing examples in full screen and one with Neil in view while the playing example is shown in a separate inset. These spots are identified by an on-screen icon.