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I can help you with setup, tuning and playing techniques of your drums.

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I have been playing drums since I was 8 years old so that's 40 years. I was self taught but also took lessons from a predominant jazz drummer named Jim Rice. I have been in several different classic rock bands. I have experimented with several different size and brands of drums.


I was self taught but also took lessons from a prodomenent jazz drummer named Jim Rice.

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2013-05-07 Frustrations:

Jimmie.  There is no use getting so frustrated over something as simple as playing the drums.  It takes some people years and years to become even half as good as some of the professional musicians, in

2013-04-02 Drum Beat Instrument.:

Thanks for your question.  The total number of drums can vary.  Your style of drumming and your comfort level can play a part in this.  As you gain more experience you can experiment and add more drums

2012-09-11 Buying Drums:

I am sorry Daniel but I am not familiar with the brand name "Enforcer".  It may only be sold in the United States while I am located in Canada.  It is important to buy something that is within your budget

2011-10-25 Which one is better?:

Thanks for contacting me again Andrew.  If you are still with your parents, They are probably reluctant about hearing all of the noise from a drumset hence why they preferred you to try guitar.  I suggest

2011-10-25 Which one is better?:

Hi Andrew.  Thank you for your questions.  There is no easy nor factual answer for either question.  I will start with the second one first.  With guitar you only have to concentrate on what your left


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