Snare Drum Basics

The ideal reference for drummers of all ages and experience levels. Snare Drum Basics provides you with the means to develop and refine the essential tools necessary to expand your vocabulary as a drummer.

The ideal reference for drummers of all ages and experience levels. Snare Drum Basics provides you with the means to develop and refine the essential tools necessary to expand your vocabulary as a drummer.This DVD serves as a great introduction to snare drum technique, or as a positive refresher for those who experienced players. Covering topics that range from proper grip (matched and traditional), use of the fulcrum and pressure, basic strokes, dynamic levels, the Moeller System, the rudiments such as flams, paradiddles and rolls, specialty sounds such as rim shots, rimclicks and woodblock effects, and proper tuning of the drum, Snare Drum Basics serves as a great foundation to the basis of the instrument!Special DVD Features: A printable list of the Percussive Arts Society 40 International Drum Rudiments.

About Bob Breithaupt

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Breithaupt is considered one of the nation’s leaders in percussion education. He is Professor of Music and Department Chair of Music Business and Industry Studies at Capital University. Since 1978 he has developed one of the most recognized undergraduate percussion programs in the United States, producing students that are successful in performing, teaching and the music industry.

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