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This book focuses on linear playing under the gospel drumming influence via an analytical approach. Its goal is to guide learners to establish the ability to first capture the key sonic elements of the playing style, and later apply techniques as tools to interpret their ideas freely while breaking from the limitations of simply memorizing licks and stickings. In other words, to benefit from the learning experience of gospel influenced drumming in order to improve both your playing and creativity. Among others, the following topics are covered: sonic characteristics of gospel drumming, creative use of the metronome, bass drum placement, linear playing, groove construction, sonic vocabulary, and sticking vocabulary.