Why Great Drumming Doesn’t Need To Be Complex After All

Great drumming not complex

Oh, she’s such an awesome female drummer! Her stuff is so complex … Wow, I bet she must have the best drumming technique on earth.

Said no one ever.

Ok, some actually do.

And hey, I don’t blame them. But does great drumming equal complex beats, fills and time signatures?

For me? Nope. Not at all.

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Grab Your Free MP3 Happy Birthday Playback [Piano] For Practicing Drums, Bass & Any Other Music Instrument To

Happy Birthday play back piano

Happy birthday to you. Happy birthday to you. A happy birthday dear drummer, bass girl, guitarist, banjo player, piano boy … Happy birthday to you!

Ok, this might have gotten out of hand. 😉 But hey, it suits today’s topic perfectly!

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Why Do You Love Drumming That Much?

Love for drumming

Why do you love drumming that much?

Drumming and me are sitting on a tree … Well, wait?!

Besides of the little joke:

Drumming is a HUGE love for many of us. It’s just the feeling you get when sitting behind the kit. And so much more!

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Is Learning Music Theory Important For Drummers?

Is Music Theory Important For Drummers?

Is music theory important for drummers? That’s a good question! So let’s find out.

Spoiler: I’m a trained conductor for classical percussion instruments. My opinions on the topic for this reason might be a little biased. But of course not too much, don’t worry. 😉

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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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