How To Start Drumming [The Easy Way]

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How to start drumming is a question I’ve been hearing a lot. I mean, it’s totally understandable:

  • Maybe you’ve dreamt to rock out on the kit for a long time now.
  • Maybe you’re just curious whether you might enjoy playing the drums.
  • Or maybe you’re trying out different musical instruments to finally find your personal favourite.
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You’re a drum beginner? 3 things you have to know!

You're a drum beginner? 3 things you have to know!

As a drum beginner, there lies a great musical journey ahead of you. What I can say from the bottom of my heart: Enjoy it! It will be a crazy as well as a joyful ride. 🙂

However, I’m sure you know the saying: Each medal has two sides. Or something like that. 😉 Being a drum beginner or musician in general is no exception.

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Expensive drums: Crucial for sounding good as a musician?

Expensive drums - do you really need them?

Expensive drums and cymbals are not only looking but sounding cool. Do you agree? Well, it depends on the musician playing the instruments. At least that’s what I’ve noticed over and over again during my musical career.

Let me get this one straight for you: If you want to sound good as a musician, you don’t necessarily need to have expensive equipment. However, the cheapest stuff won’t work either.

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New into drumming? My most important advice for you

New into drumming - the most important advice
When you’re new into drumming, some advices are gold worth.

When you’re new into drumming, everything might seem a little overwhelming. And I’m not only talking about the good, but also the not so comfortable things. The great news is of course: You’re entering a world full of joy and wonderful experience ahead. Enjoy your stay! 🙂

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Is reading sheet music really that important for drummers?

How important is reading drums sheet music

Is reading sheet music really that important for drummers? That’s a question I’ve been asked a lot. To be honest, I love drums sheet music. I do not always use it, however. But when I do it helps me a lot. 😉

In this article, I’d like to show you the greatest advantages of being a good reader first. Then you’ll learn why I always teach reading skills in my drum lessons.

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How to practice drumming – basics for beginners

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How to practice drumming for beginners

Practice drumming on a regular base is the key to become a great musician. However, it isn’t always clear how to start your hard hitting journey. Or, what’s meant by the concept of practicing after all.

If you agree and don’t know how you should fill your practice time or start drumming in general, my blog hopefully will help you out. 🙂

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Start drumming and how to overcome the fear of it

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Start drumming when you’re afraid of doing so

Start drumming are only two words but they can change your life forever I remember when I started playing this great instrument like it was yesterday. However, it actually has been around 13 years since I first hit the kit!

But why am I telling this? You see, as an drum instructor and female drummer I’ve been confronted a lot with inscecurities about playing the drums.

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Good drummer or not? How to find out

Good drummer or not?

Are you a good drummer?” This is a question I’ve been asked a lot. Just like “Are you are better drummer than person XY?” which I’ve heard even more times.

Maybe you’ve never been asked one of those two questions before. That’s perfectly fine, too. However, in this article, I’d like to tell you what tells a good drummer from a bad drummer apart.

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