Getting Started on Drums
An entertaining and educational way for beginning drummers to learn the right way to play, right from the start.
The first stop for beginning drummers!
Featuring world-renowned drummer, solo artist, author and educator, Tommy Igoe, “Getting Started On Drums” is an entertaining and educational way for beginning drummers to learn the right way to play, right from the start.
Covers all the concepts a new drummer needs, such as Setting Up and Unpacking your new drums, The Bass Drum, The Bass Drum Pedal, Rack Tom-Toms, Floor Tom-Toms, The Snare Drum, The Hi-Hat, The Power Square, Cymbals and Stands, The final Tune-Up, Start Playing!
Also covers how to choose, hold and use your sticks, How to control your pedals, a Basic Coordination lesson, Three grooves you can play right now!, Four cool drum fills, Three play-along songs you can jam with, Tips on your next steps, and Tommy playing along to a tune.
About Tommy Igoe
Tommy Igoe has been at the forefront of drumset performance and education for the last 20 years. He started playing before the age of two and won every local and regional competition during his school years, during which he was also a member of the legendary Bayonne Bridgemen drum line where he played for 3 years.Learn More >