How to learn a song quickly (drums)

Recently, I auditioned for a Pearl Jam Tribute band and I know what you’re thinking. What does a 20 something year old know about “Pearl Jam”? Before the audition, absolutely nothing. I had to learn 5 new songs in less than 24 hours as accurately as possible. This would have been a little easier if I had heard the songs before. You might be in a similar position where you have an audition coming up and you might only have a day or 2 to learn the songs. Here are 6 steps I took to learn these songs to a “T” in less than 24 hours and kick butt at my audition.

1. Get it into your system


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