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Drum Set (beginner) for 12-adult

The Music Village

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - Thursday, December 11, 2014
The Music Village 108 N. Main Street Suite 113 South BendIN  46601
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - Thursday, December 11, 2014
The Music Village 108 N. Main Street Suite 113 South BendIN  46601

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What's Included

Instructor: Billy Canty The Introduction to Drum Set course with Billy Canty is designed to give a comprehensive overview of the basic methods and skills necessary to play battery percussion instruments such as the snare drum and drum set. The basic snare drumming techniques, bass drum, cymbal and drum set beat techniques will be introduced in a easy to understand and logical way with exercises for practical musical development, expression, coordination and applications in the style of Rock and Pop. In this course, students will be introduced to: snare drum skills including proper grip the understanding of the fulcrum a variety of hand “strokes” that are the foundation for proper stick control warm up stick patterns rhythmic studies reading drum music dynamic control while achieving a full sound basic studies for snare drum and drum set hand and foot coordination (Moeller Method) proper body mechanics proper bass drum technique foot placement drum set setup and design will also be discussed. Supplies needed: notebook, pencil, drum sticks, and practice pad In order to successfully complete the course, the student is expected to practice a minimum of 45 minutes to an hour each day and not miss any classes. A dedicated practice schedule will ensure that the student and course lesson plans will stay on schedule.

About This Organizer

The Music Village is your community musical arts school in downtown South Bend. It is the only place where instruments, voice, and dance lessons all happen under one roof for all ages. In addition to affordable classes and camps, there are free weekly jams and drop in rates. 

 

The Music Village is a place that provides intimate opportunities for hands-on learning in a relaxed and informal setting, both in its classrooms and in its performance halls. It is a place where residents and visitors can discover their own creativity and unite to share the diverse cultural heritage of the greater South Bend area via the musical arts. Together, we create a thriving, vibrant community of thoughtful individuals with a unifying, positive connection to music.

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  • The Music Village

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The Music Village 108 N. Main Street Suite 113 South BendIN  46601
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