What You Get
Drumming basics like how to set up your drums, stick grip, posture, pedal technique, counting and keeping time.
Speed and control, dynamics, limb independence, knowledge of simple rudiments, basic drum notation reading skills, a developed musical sense, and knowledge of how to transcribe simple beats and fills.
A detailed practice routine that includes suggested homework for the week. Plus, lesson handouts, interactive drum transcriptions, and play-along tracks.
Progression according to your particular interest area and commitment. On average,
students take an hour lesson every week and practice 10-20 minutes per weekday and an hour per weekend.
Advice on purchasing drums, including how to find great deals on new and used drumsets. You'll also learn how to set up and tune your drums, and make them quieter.
Setup For Online Drum Lessons
Benefits of drumming
Scientific research shows these benefits from drumming:
- Releases endorphins
- Improves mood and cognitive function
- Boosts the immune system
- Increases pain tolerance
- Relieves stress
- Facilitates cooperation in groups
- Burns calories (of course!)
- Has a positive effect on Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, depression, and PTSD
Playing drums is a win-win however you look at it.