Grab a pair of sticks and a practice pad (or any playing surface) and learn techniques to become a more effective percussion educator. Topics to include: Full Stroke Exercises, Paradiddles and more Flams (Flam Taps and Flam Accents).
Summit Speaker Series: Online Snare Drum Instruction for Non-Percussionist Educators – Episode 4
Be sure to check out Episode 1, 2, 3 of Online Snare Drum Instruction before diving into this video.
For more videos and professional development resources, check out the International Music Education Summit. Thanks to Elisa Jansen Jones for hosting this video.
Stroke Types Handout
Percussive Arts 40 Standard American Snare Drum Rudiments
Mirrored Full Stroke Exercises
Links to purchase sticks and pads are below. These are Amazon Smile links. A percentage of each sale goes to the Los Cerritos Elementary PTA. You can also purchase these items from your local music dealer.
Stick Control: For the Snare Drummer by George Lawrence Stone
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