Here I’ll demonstrate playing the snare drum on the end of four and also beat one otherwise known as ‘and one’. Over the swing ride pattern. Ok, let’s break this down. I had on two and four, one two three four, one two three, and one. And one.
I’ve already shown you snare and kind of tom muffling. Now, base muffling is really something that is really, you know, high prized, and just kind of really worshiped pretty much around the drummers is how you get your base drum tuned. What you’ve probably already noticed is that I have this sticker right here. […]
Ok. Let me demonstrate playing the snare on beat three over the swing ride pattern. I’ll break that down for you. We’re going to play the high hat on beat two and four. One, two, three, four, one, two, three, four, one, two, three, four. Add the ride cymbal pattern to that. A little faster […]
Today I’m going to make a mallet. As you can see this is the Sketchup file you’ll find in the plans along with the printable template You’ll find a link in the video description where you can download it for free. Let’s take a look at how to make it. First we glue the printable […]
A lot of times you will get some strange overtones also from the bottom head and a muffling patch is commonly used to eliminate those. You can really make a muffling patch out of anything. What I like to use this is called moleskin. You can really buy at any convenience store and it is […]
Now when you are tighten your and loosening your drum head you are going to want to use what is called the star pattern. So I put the drum over here you are going to want to start on the lug closes to your body if this was back on the table it would be […]
Okay now that we’ve wiped off all the hardware and the shell and the rim, we can carefully pick up the shell making sure that the bearing side is up and carefully place it back into the hardware making sure that you are not scratching it or any of the lugs. You are going to […]