Category: Getting Started

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26 Great Drum Songs for Beginners to Practice With

A graded list of beginner songs for new drummers to play along with.
Starting slow, we gradually increase the tempo and add more interesting bass drum patterns.
Whatever your preference for music you should find something here that ignites your enthusiasm.
As beginners we need to learn time-keeping and consistency. These songs have been specifically chosen to help you develop these two key drumming skills.

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Bringing Live Music Back to the Living Room

In today’s world, music is everywhere. We hear it in shops, at events, in films and television shows. We have access to the wealth of the world’s music in the palm of our hand. But how much of this music is live? How much of it is actually alive? Live Music. Dead Music? Live music

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Can I Learn to Play the Drums from the Internet?

Yes…and no.  The internet is a fantastic resource for aspiring drummers, however, the direct face-to-face support of a professional is the fastest way to truly understand the way of the drummer.   The best way to progress at anything is to surround yourself with strong role models.  When learning an instrument, spending time in the company

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Acoustic vs. Electronic Drums

I am commonly asked these two questions:  1. How soon after commencing lessons should I purchase a drum kit? 2. Should I buy an electronic or an acoustic set?  The drums can be very difficult to practice without the kit in front of you, especially if you are learning grooves and are expected to play along

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