There are so many songs in contemporary worship, a drummer might think it’s impossible to learn them all. Carl Albrecht has taken on this monstrous task in order to show you how to prepare for the grooves of worship. After analyzing the top 100 CCLI Worship songs (www.ccli.corn), Carl found that there are only "seven", essential types of drum patterns used in modern worship. Even though there … [Read More...]
Carl has been a professional drummer & percussionist for over 30 years. He has a Bachelors of Music Degree in Composition and Arranging with an emphasis in percussion studies from Webster University in St. Louis, Mo. He has played on over 80 Integrity Music projects; Maranatha Praise Band recordings 7 thru 10, & numerous other Christian, Pop, Country, Jazz, & Commercial projects.
Carl has worked with such artist as Ron Kenoly, Don … [Read More...]
“Tricks for Clicks” By Carl Albrecht How do you know when a drummer is knocking at your door? Answer: The knocking speeds up! … or slows down! OR, maybe both! Sorry gang, I just had to throw that in … Continue reading →
It’s always an honor to take part in helping an artist find their musical voice. Sometimes I’m recording in the studios of Nashville or in my home studio. This project was recorded in Tulsa, OK. / It was a group … Continue reading →
Many times I have to remind myself to drink more fluids when playing. Being a drummer is a little like being an athlete. You put out a lot of energy and moisture… It doesn’t take long to literally run out … Continue reading →
Sometimes when touring, or on sessions, or… well… for anything that life throws at you… you have to do whatever it takes to get the job done. On a recent tour to Havana, Cuba we were not really sure what … Continue reading →