What’s the hardest part of being a drummer?
That’s a fantastic question.
And that’s why I’m going to share my personal opinion today.
What do you think?
What’s the hardest part of being a drummer in your opinion?
Share your thoughts down in the comments as well. Continue reading “My Opinion On What’s The Hardest Part Of Being A Drummer”
Ever had drumming envy?
You know the feeling:
Watching a video of a kid rocking the drums as many adults can’t.
Maybe you went to a mind-blowing jam lately.
Or you just got caught up in the fun and fancy world of social media.
Drumming envy is something most of us aren’t immune to.
Sooner or later, we’re likely to catch it.
That’s why we need to talk about drumming envy:
It’s nothing you need to be ashamed of. Continue reading “We Need To Talk About Drumming Envy”
Had a bad day drumming?
Yeah … feel you.
We all know these days:
Everything just seems to go wrong.
Shouldn’t you play better already?
Feel more? Continue reading “How To Deal With A Bad Day Drumming”
You’ve been criticized as a drummer?
Ouch … not cool.
Not at all.
Being criticized hurts.
It’s a shitty feeling, and you might be discouraged right now.
I’ve been criticized, too, you know.
That’s why I’m writing this guide today.
As a fellow drummer, I want to show you that
- it’s actually a good thing to be criticized,
- why it’s still perfectly fine to feel bad about it
- and how you can transform your pain into something beautiful.
Yes, you’re able to take great advantage of the criticism you received.
So, read on.
You might be surprised. Continue reading “Been Criticized As A Drummer? Read On!”
Does drumming reduce stress?
And if it does:
I think these are two really important questions to answer.
After all, modern everyday life is demanding.
Maybe playing the drums can help you relax a little? Continue reading “Does Drumming Reduce Stress?”
Being an introvert drummer can be tough.
Especially if you want to market yourself, or build up your network in the music industry.
You’re not only introverted, but also shy?
Things might get even more challenging for you.
However, this doesn’t have to be the case.
In fact, being introverted and/or shy as a drummer is not a problem.
It’s just a part of your personality.
On the other hand, I know the many hardships of being an introverted drummer.
That’s because I’m introverted as well.
How has this affected my drumming career?
Well … Continue reading “Non-Exhausting Marketing & Networking Tips For The Introvert Drummer”
I’ve been playing the drums since I was a teenager.
Being a 31-year-old woman now, I’m still in love with this instrument.
When I was younger, I also dreamt of being a drum teacher.
Helping others create a more joyful life thanks to the power of music:
This is my motivation to this day on.
Drumming is love, so it’s always a good time to share it.
I also feel outstandingly blessed to say:
In 2023, I’ve been teaching drums (and other instruments like the cajon) for 10 years.
Therefore, it might be the right time to share some of my most important learnings with you.
With that said:
I’ve got over 15 years of drumming under my belt.
What did I learn during this time? Continue reading “I’ve Been Playing The Drums For More Than 15 Years: Here’s What I Learned”
Learning the drums? Get ready to face some drumming mistakes!
Hey, I’m just being honest.
And after all, we all know them, right?
The mistakes we ALL make as a drummer.
Everybody struggles when starting-out to play the drums.
Still, I struggle after being a drummer half of my life.
No big deal, that’s normal.
You might struggle as well, and get over your drumming mistakes.
Maybe you made some bigger ones like me.
And hey … that’s perfectly fine!
Making mistakes not only is a normal part of the drumming game.
They will also help you to become the musician you long to be.
When you learn from your mistakes, they can become your biggest and most precious lessons.
Trust me: I made a lot of mistakes and learned a lot as a consequence.
That’s the best reason for sharing my 5 biggest drumming mistakes with you today. Continue reading “5 Painful Drumming Mistakes I Made & What You Can Learn From Them”
Why do you drum?
That’s a great question to think about.
Let’s do so in today’s article. Continue reading “Why Do You Drum?”
Is drumming easy or hard? That’s a great question. And one I happen to hear a lot. Unfortunately, there’s no overall answer. It depends, after all.
To help you make a decision for learning drums, however, I’ll share some personal advice with you. Continue reading “Is Drumming Easy?”