Ballenas Secondary School Music

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Percussion Rudiments and Practice Ideas

PDF versions of the Percussion Rudiments:

Basic Rudiments – 26_drum_rudiments_for_beginners_-_snare_drum

All PAS Rudiments – pas-drum-rudiments-2018dcccc96de1726e19ba7fff00008669d1

Rudiments Practice Guide – drum-rudiments-guide

Basic Drum Strokes Video:


Paradiddle Rudiment Video:


Other Rudiments (Playlist):


Vic Firth Drum Rudiments Resource:


Notice that that you should practice each rudiment slowly first, then speed it up, and then slow it down again. Stay controlled and strive for clean technique at all speeds!




Tambourine Rolls: