-This place is nice.
-I really like the music that they play.
Bob Ellis on the drums. (CHUCKLING) ANDREW:I’m part of Shaffer’s top
jazz orchestra.It’s the best music school
in the country.FLETCHER: The key is to just relax.
Don’t worry about the numbers. Don’t worry about what
the other guys are thinking. You’re here for a reason. Have fun. Five, six, and… (JAZZ MUSIC PLAYING) -I want to be great.
-And you’re not? We got Buddy Rich here. -(DRUMMING)
-Little trouble there. You’re rushing. Here we go.
Five, six, and. -(GENTLE DRUMMING)
-(CLATTERING) Were you rushing
or were you dragging? -I…I don’t know.
-(SLAPPING) If you deliberately sabotage my band,
I will gut you like a pig. Oh, my dead God. Are you one of those
single tear people? (SHOUTING) You are a worthless
pansy ass who is now weeping and slobbering all over my drum set
like a nine-year-old girl. So how’s it going
with the studio band? ANDREW: Good. Yeah,
I think he likes me more now. FLETCHER:I push people beyond
what’s expected of them.I believe that is an absolute
I want to be one of the greatsand because I’m doing that,
it’s gonna take up more of my time and this is why I don’t think
that we should be together. JIM: I would never let him
put my son through hell. Why let him get away
with what he did to you? FLETCHER:There are no two words
in the English languagemore harmful than “good job.” (ESCALATING DRUMMING) (RAPID DRUMMING)