There's no doubt about it, drum kits made from quality woods produce incredible sounds. Depending on the type of wood, you may experience warm resonant tones or short sustains on your drum kit. Two ...
Drum handling is the most important step in preserving the life of your drumset. There is nothing better than having a drum kit that is aesthetically pleasing to the eyes as well as delivering grea...
Key words: non-fiction, music, youth, adult, self-help, group drumming, picture, illustrated, interactive, drum, hand drum, djembe, West African, rhythmRating: HighestHow To Play Djembe ~ Book ReviewA...
If you have been playing drums for any length of time at all, then you can teach someone else what you know. You might say, "Yeah, but I don't know enough, or play well enough to teach." You know mor...
When your band plays a song, do you play that song the same way every time? If not, you should. Here's why... It can all be summed up into one word called "predictability." So many drummers will n...
Have Fun Playing Hand Drums - A Fun, Musical, Hands-on Book and CD for Beginning Hand Drummers of All Ages would be an ideal book for elementary classes, groups of children, autistic or similarly chal...
There are many ways to increase the quality of your drumming and they can all be summarized into these 3 vital keys... 1. Develop ConfidenceMany wanna-be musicians will choose the drums because they ...
How can you expand your opportunities to be the best drummer you can be? Most drummers will say by practicing... and by practicing a lot. While it is true that practice is essential, the key to expand...
As for beginning drummers, the whole concept of drumming is coordination. It's learning to do more than one thing at a time. As a child, do you remember trying to pat your head and rub your tummy at t...
ScenarioWe're in the studio and have a 5 piece shell kit to mic up (Kick, Snare, Tom 1, Tom 2, Tom 3 + cymbals). We can't afford to splash out on 8 odd mic's to capture each component of the drum kit ...