Set Up, Tune and Play Your Drums

A perfect user's manual for the beginning drummer!

Drummer Jason Gianni presents a complete primer on setting up, tuning and playing your new drums A perfect users manual for the beginnnig drummer, the video brings Jason’s professional expertise as a player and teacher into your home as you follow his instructions on getting started playing the drums.

Topics Include:

  • Unpacking
  • Assembling
  • Setting Up
  • Fine-Tuning
  • Getting Comfortable
  • Stick Selection
  • Basic Hand Technique
  • Pedal Technique
  • Tuning
  • Basic Rock Beats
  • Intro to the Rudiments

About Jason Gianni

Since September of 2006, he has been a faculty member of the prestigious Drummers Collective school of music in Manhattan where he specializes in classes, private lessons and clinics/masterclasses. He is currently running a 10-week specialized elective course in Progressive Rock, focusing on advanced polyrhythm work, odd-time studies, ostinato soloing and other related topics. He endorses Paiste cymbals and Remo drumheads.




  • Jason Gianni


  • Drums


  • Rock
  • Rudimental

Skill Level

  • Beginner
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