R | | Drama, Music
A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential.
Fletcher asks the Nassau band Bassist to play "5 bars of Donna Lee", Donna Lee being a jazz standard by Charlie Parker, renown to bass players because of the version played by Jaco Pastorius with bass playing the main theme. The band Bassist plays a regular walking bass line ... ...
Tanner, are you a fucking statue? Let's go! Get off the stool.
In the first rehearsal of the junior band, the conductor's beat "one" is one beat too soon compared to the music we hear.
$135,388 (USA) (10 October 2014)
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