The snare drum is the foundational instrument for all percussion instruments. We learn technique and develop our hands while learning snare drum.
Over the past 20 years, careers in music have become as varied as the numerous musical genres. The music business is a fast-paced, competitive and ever-changing landscape, which requires specialized tools and knowledge to survive.
On May 26, 2021, the U.S. Department of Education released a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on ESSER and GEER funds.
The percussion family consists of vast number of instruments. In a standard music room, there will be timpani, marimbas, xylophones, bells, snare drum, bass drum, cymbals, tambourines, triangles and much more.
As a percussionist, there are three things that we should always work on — reading, rolls and ear/listening.
Musicians are supposed to have good timing. But do you just practice with your metronome or do you interact with it during your practice sessions?
Young percussion students who have a private instructor usually study solo on marimba, snare drum, drum set or timpani.