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Snare Drum Mastery 101

A Comprehensive Guide To Snare Drum
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 14h 36m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

Table of contents


15 lessons of snare drum video of instruction
All basic rudiments explained and demonstrated
Learn how to read music and then have charts to practice
Downloadable PDFs
This course is intended for the following: 
 Beginner to intermediate drum students who need help getting started on the drums
Drummers who play by ear, but want to learn to read
Musicians who play other instruments that want to try drumming
 Music teachers who want a comprehensive snare drum method course
The goals of the Snare Drum Mastery 101 course are the following:  
Provide intro and intermediate level drummers with a in depth look at snare drum methods
Develop the ability the sight read for snare drum
Familiarize the student with music theory, specifically related to drums
Introduce and demonstrate the 40 essential drum rudiments
Demonstrate how to apply the rudiments in various snare exercises
Show how to effectively practice with a metronome for improved accuracy and timing
Familiarize the student with the match grip and traditional grip
Emphasize dexterity and right vs. left hand leading
Provide practice tips and a way to begin drums with limited equipment
Help those to get started playing the drums who always wanted to but could not find someone to help them
Teach reading for snare drum that later can be applied to the entire drum set
Produce highly educated and versatile musicians

You will learn

✓ The student will know and be able to perform all 40 standard drum rudiments and have a basic understanding of how to read drum music. They will also learn traditional grip, match grip and the Moeller method. Tips for using a metronome are also included.


• No prior experience required. Also no equipment necessary, but a snare drum, practice pad and drum sticks would be very beneficial.

This course is for

• Beginning drum students, drummers who want to learn how to read drum music, musicians of other instruments who want to try drums, drum teachers who want help designing a curriculum.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 14h 36m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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