Sitting behind a drum kit for the first time can be a daunting thing. However, once you get to grips with the basics you’ll be playing in no time. And if you’ve never picked up the sticks before we can help you. Each month on Rhythm’s Drum Lessons CD (print) and in the interactive pages of our digital edition (iPad and iPhone only) you will find the following content just for beginners. This content can also be accessed from the links provided here.
Take your first steps into reading music with our guide to drum notation – http://bit. ly/notationguide
Find your way around the kit with our anatomy of a drum kit guide – http://bit.ly/ kitanatomy
Five video drum lessons covering basic rock, funk jazz and the shuffle – http://bit.ly/ firstdrumlessons
Video guides to accompany the drumming essentials above – http://bit.ly/ drumessentials