While there are a lot of books and instructional videos to help you gain your bearings, they don’t necessarily inform you on what drum habits you need to form in order to master the instrument. Beginner drummers need to master these training habits to improve on their skills:
- Set a realistic time for practice
- Learn the basics
- Consider taking a drumming lesson
- Practice with a metronome
- Watch the professionals
When you first begin your practice, go slow and learn simple songs first. It’s normal to get frustrated, be patient with yourself and give yourself enough time to process this new information. Once you build confidence over time, you can slowly build up the tempo. If you’re looking for musical lessons or general information don’t hesitate to contact us at Create More Music!