Which Drums to Learn
New drummers are excited to learn drums, but don’t always know which drums they want to learn. Drums are percussion instruments. There are many percussion instruments. Drummers can be attracted to a musical setting such as a rock band or drumline, or to an instrument such as drum set or marimba. Some percussion instruments are used in multiple musical settings while others have specific applications. This page lists percussion instruments that are common for drummers in the USA and shows the musical settings in which the instruments are played.
Frequently Asked Questions – Drum Lessons
Where Are Drum Lessons?
1712 N 4th Street – Directions
How Much Do Drum Lessons Cost?
Drum Lessons Rates
What Drums Do You Teach?
- Drum Set
- Snare Drum
School Band Might Not Challenge Ambitious Drummers
Don’t Like School Band?
Ambitious drummers can find an alternative to quitting.
I had a disappointing spell about a year into drum lessons where I almost quit. Lucky for me, beginning the drum set was right around the corner, and playing drum set was the main reason I wanted to play drums. Once that happened, I was unstoppable.
The Best Way to Learn Drums
Learning to Play Drums – Advice for the Beginning Drummer
Especially when beginning, drummers need help entering the universe of drumming. From techniques to terminology to equipment, trying to learn drums without the guidance of a proficient drum instructor is inefficient. Get started right and progress faster with a private drum teacher.
Suggest a Topic – SHEBOYGAN DRUMS
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Drum Teachers in Sheboygan
Sheboygan drum teacher, percussionist for the Manitowoc Symphony Orchestra and other performing groups, and an active drummer for hire. Mr. Stokdyk has been teaching private drum lessons for 20 years.
(920) 395-4038 voice/text
1712 N 4th St
Sheboygan, WI 53081
What You Need to Learn Drums
In order to learn drums, it is necessary for drummers to practice the lessons and techniques assigned by their drum teacher. In order to practice your drum lesson, it is necessary to have some equipment available for your use. Don’t worry, the equipment required is minimal and can be very inexpensive, especially if you consult your drum teacher for advice. Here I will explain what is required to begin taking drum lessons, and what may be required as you progress as a drummer.
Practice Timpani at Home Using Drum Set
This article will describe how to use the toms and snare drum from your drum set as a substitute for timpani when practicing at home. If your school or orchestra can not accommodate your timpani practice schedule, practicing at home can be a life saver.