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One Handed Drum Roll – Discover the Key to This Vital Technique

Performing a fast one handed drum roll is not very difficult with the right technique and practice. There are two techniques commonly referred to as "one handed roll," and should not be confused. The first uses the drum’s rim to lift the stick up so that the tip hits the drum-head both on the hand’s […]

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Learn Simple Drum Fills to Spice Up Your Beats

Drum fills are breaks from the normal beat that emphasize transitions between two separate musical parts, such as the verse and chorus of a song. Fills are typically composed of fast successive drum notes, also known as rolls. This page will discuss how to use roll to play interesting and effective “killer” drum fills that […]

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