PERCUSSION: Snare drum Beginner’s Toolkit with Dinesh Joseph

Join BPO musician Dinesh Joseph as he walks beginning percussion students through the basics needed for a strong start on snare drum. Find a reference sheet here:

0:00 Introduction
0:31 Snare Drum Basic Setup
1:47 Putting the Drum on the Stand
3:36 Drum Angle
4:58 Where to Strike the Drum
6:24 Where to Stand
7:32 Tuning the Drum
10:53 Muffler
11:44 Basic Technique: Grip
14:50 Basic Technique: Stroke
18:28 Playing Evenly