Welcome to How to Play Drums .com - the *how-to* guide for drummers. This web site is designed to be a resource for drummers of all skill levels. Whether you are an complete beginner, or seasoned veteran - this web site will help you out! This *how-to* guide will teach you everything from setting up your drums, to playing advanced beats and solos. No subject will be left uncovered – if there is a how-to question that you know of that is not listed, feel free to contact us, and we will answer it as soon as we can (either by e-mail, or in the form of a new drum lesson here on the How To Play Drums website)
The articles and lessons below are in no particular order. For starters, you can read up on some basic care and maintenance for your drum set. This includes setting up your kit, caring for your cymbals, and tuning your drums. From there, take a look at some of the different drum lessons included. You can learn odd-tie, triplets, linear drum beats, and much more!
This is just the beginning of an entire web site to be filled with drum lessons, tips, and tricks useful to any drummer. You can bookmark this page by using the keyboard shortcut "CONTROL + D". If that doesn't work, use the *bookmarks* or *favorites* menu in your Internet browsing software. This way, you can easily find your way back to this website for much more great drum content!
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