Learn How to Play Drums

Drum resources, articles, and tips for beginners and beyond

Learn to Play Drums with TakeLessons

The drums are one of the most fun instruments to play, but don’t be fooled – there’s actually more to it than just picking up a stick and hitting the drum head. Think proper drumstick grip, posture, and getting your timing down perfectly, among other things.

The speed will come, but first you’ll need to start slow. Check out our library of drum articles, tips, and resources below to get started!

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How to Practice the Drums Quietly

Although drums are usually not loud enough for someone who…
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Drummers Stick Together: Have Fun While You Play - With Henri Benard

Every drummer starts out as a beginner. The ones you read…

11 Ways to Practice Drums Without a Drum Set

If you just started taking drum lessons, you may not be ready…
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3 Simple Steps to Build the Perfect Drum Practice Routine

You have to practice drums if you want to improve, but how…