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Forum: Side / Snare 02-04-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By Shantyboat
Re: Learning online for drumming noobs

Well, I disappeared for a while. Life, including a seriously bad cold, kept me away from here, and from the drums to some extent.

Quick summary. I am a 61-year-old Scottish Side Drum noob. I...
Forum: Side / Snare 01-09-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,393
Posted By Shantyboat
Re: Learning online for drumming noobs

Great. Will do!

Latest: I had been struggling a bit with buzz rolls...but...

What a Difference a Day Makes

I feel good about my Buzz Stroke progress! Id been feeling rather clumsy and...
Forum: Side / Snare 01-03-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,393
Posted By Shantyboat
Re: Learning online for drumming noobs

Still enjoying my online lessons. Making progress, though it stalls out a bit now and then. Not much traffic or other comments here, so won't post much more.
Forum: Side / Snare 12-24-2018, 08:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,393
Posted By Shantyboat
Re: Learning online for drumming noobs

Thanks, Matthew. I start group lessons on January 16th. I'm looking forward to those!
Forum: Side / Snare 12-23-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,393
Posted By Shantyboat
Re: Learning online for drumming noobs

Another note... I like a challenge. I am finding there is far more going on in this "drumming thing" than I ever knew. ;-) IE: Velocity vs Weight. Moeller approach.
Forum: Side / Snare 12-23-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,393
Posted By Shantyboat
Re: Learning online for drumming noobs

OK.. thanks for that heads up. Honestly, as a French horn player in an orchestra, I had to look some of that up so it made sense! Like a triplet, we'd say. ;-) I'm glad you mentioned that. It's...
Forum: Side / Snare 12-23-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,393
Posted By Shantyboat
Re: Learning online for noobs

Supplies purchased:

KP2 Sticks
Outlander Model OLS-VMBL 9.0 inch Pad
MBT Stick Bag

purchased from The Piper's Hut https://www.thepipershut.com/

They were great at getting these to me very...
Forum: Side / Snare 12-23-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,393
Posted By Shantyboat
Learning online for drumming noobs

I'm a total newbie. For others like me I am going to report on the path I will be taking... group lessons with online instruction from https://www.rhythm-monster.com

Why the online lessons? I...
Forum: Side / Snare 12-19-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 578
Posted By Shantyboat
Re: Can I learn drums at my age?

Thanks, all. I appreciate all the responses. At this point, my plan is to proceed. I'd agree age isn't an issue, except when it is. Usually, I find it a benefit. I am the happiest and most...
Forum: Side / Snare 12-18-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 578
Posted By Shantyboat
Can I learn drums at my age?

Well... of course, I can, but I am a bit concerned about it. Can you reassure me?

I am thinking of joining a local pipe band that offers ten-week classes on instruments in a pipe band. I must...
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