Student Resources

Drumset Handouts

Rock Grooves 1-6

Rock Grooves 7-12

2- and 4-beat Rock Fills

Funkifying a Groove

Snare Drum Etudes

(more beginning and intermediate snare etudes to be posted soon!)

1.1 Mini Etude (quarters, eighths)

1.2 Etude (quarters, eighths, sixteenths)

1.3 Mini Etude (broken sixteenths)

1.4 Etude (broken sixteenths)

1.5 Click (snare drum solo)

2.1 Etude (3/4 meter)

2.2 Duet Etude (dotted eighth-sixteenth, basic hocketing)

Stroke Direction examples