Haha that’s funny
The one mallet grip that eludes me...
Percussion is epic
Was told to post this here. A coffee table sized tongue drum I got for $9
My set up for our run of Newsies. Feeling in my element.
Breakfast of champions
My set up for Disney's The Little Mermaid
Imagine sitting down in band
99.9999999% of percussionists get it wrong!!!
Gong Dynamics be like
honest question: am i the only one who does this?
Made my own set of Temple Blocks. Had some trial and errors, but finally got it done.
Top 10 Famous Drum Licks
Oh my god...
True double major fashion
Literally the most satisfying thing ever
Mallet Wall Hanger Idea
I made a meme that only four people will understand
Interesting sheet music..
Mallet bag issues be like:
Look what arrived just in time for my cake day!
This guy's a legend, he's so good he doesn't even need to practice and can play the xylophone flawlessly
New acoustic kit setup! Meinl cajon kit, spot also my always strike pro kit!
Can anyone tell me what instrument this is, with all the disks?
The Great Luis Conte!
Does this snare stand get any shorter? I'm 5'7 and I can't use it unless I step on a brake drum
How do I count these kinds of triplet rhythms? (Measure three-measure ten)
Does anybody know the name of this Moroccan drum? Similar to a djembe but smaller and metallic. Would love to know what it's called to research it.
Does anybody know what these sticks are? I’ve been trying to find them forever.
[Magic Flute Overture - bar 213 - Timpani] Which of these are correct? Should it be a roll or a set of quavers?
today i built my fortress for my high school’s production of Charlie Brown.
im a first year band student, and idk what this means. and since we’re on our break, I can’t ask my BD for help. what does this meann?
Got another one fellas....what is this called?
Life of a percussionist
I wanna get into playing these drums, wondering if I got this for $50 if it would be a good start. I used to play drums for a couple years back in the day. Any advice would be appreciated thank you!
Help identifying a piece?
Dear friends, cover your mallet instruments
I hate my Districts audition
The cajón is here! 😁😁🎶 , more info in the comments
New mallet day is always a good day.
School is doing Urinetown, here’s my setup.
A percussionist’s dream.
My xymox pad finally came in! Nice, crisp sound.
I got a new bells part. I play nothing but octaves for 49 measures (65-113) :-/
One of the worst timpani parts I’ve ever seen, brought to me by a student. Bad pitch changes and totally inconsistent and dumb rhythm notation with the slashes!
Despite being a MS teacher, i am beyond stoked to head back to “work” on Monday. My set up is a little different this year. So excited to start our hip hop groove project.
I need help on rhythm for this piece. What is this thing and how do I play it? The time signature is 3/4.
Can anyone help me figure out what Rods are and how to play them. This is in Mary Poppins' Anything can happen and in the list of person rods is listed as Rods (on Hi Hat)
Could I get some help with this measure?
Should I seperate these unslurred rolls?
How should I go about playing staccato notes on marimba?
Found this in the percussion section of my school band
In my pit orchestra music there is the word “ICE.” It’s a drum set part. Does anyone know what that means?
This is my school's audition piece for timpani. Does anyone know where it's from or any tips on how to play it well?
Yo wha this thing called? I know how to play it I just don’t know the name
Trad is for tryhards (jk you do you)
Protip: if you know how to tie this knot, restring your crash cymbals. You'll end up a few cents richer.
Do the three lines on the rolls mean I play 32nd notes buzzed? What do I do?
Couldn’t be more excited!
Restless O'Meara sticking help - is this correct? Feels awkward.
I just got told this morning that there isn't a difference between these rolls and that they should be played exactly the same way no matter how many lines there are, a roll is a roll. Is this person right or wrong and why?
What makes this measure so difficult/what could I be doing wrong? It’s from a concert snare solo (audition piece) at 132 bpm, and I’ve been working at it for awhile but I always lose it at the “1e flam, 1e flam” measure. Any tips?
Third alternate after playing Insomnia by Cody Holmes with few mistakes on the 4.3 octave xylophones they provided us.
Practice at my university has been “upgraded” recently, I’d call it homey
Thought you guys would like this interactive graphic of 100 instruments from around the world
Keep me from going insane. What songs can I play on this?
What does it mean when a note had a diagonal line through it like this? I’ve never seen it before
How do I count these measures with 6s on them?
Can anyone explain to me how the fuck this is a glockenspiel?
Anyone played this before? If so, any tips would be appreciated.
Is this worth $200 and a little cleaning up?
Expert high school repair job
I’m having trouble hitting all the correct notes on this sonata, any tips for how i could fix this?
Help me identify this drum, please?
Looking for this exact maraca
First jury of college is minutes away! I thought I knew intimidation.
How do I play these rolls in the snare piece?
This piece doesn't say what instruments we play, but instead gives helpful little pictures. I can't figure out what this one is for the life of me, does anyone know?
When the director asks if you know where we are
Can anyone tell me anything about these sticks
I made a Tubulum for class project
Finally... (I’m Braden)
Everyone's been there.
I'm in pit and I'm still super excited for these.
Thanks mom...merry Christmas....😓
I can't even... Just got a Pearl Philharmonic Limited Edition Maple Bubinga Limited Edition Concert Snare Drum for my birthday.
Any advice on playing the snare part for this? I need some advise
Can anyone identify the brand of this xylo?
What type of rhythm are these? I just realized the bottom two are the same.
Anyone know where I could get a few replacement bars?
Whats in your stick bag? This is mine.
No one I'm around truly appreciates this custom gong someone just gifted to me. Hopefully you will:)
What does this symbol mean?
Anyone like our Trap Tables? (feat. Our sticks and auxiliary instruments we needed for An American in Paris)
Xylo sticking advice
What do the lines between notes mean
How does one really make the phrases with the slurs feel ‘slurred’? Or are these just there to indicate phrasing or something?
Can someone help. I can’t read this music
Sorry for bad picture but that mallet made of wood hurts me
I reconditioned an old set of marching bells into a proper glock. It's called: Pickleglocken
Does anyone know what the word “paličkon” means in relation to suspended cymbal? Google translate isn’t turning anything up.
Question: what do the circled x marks mean in this vibraphone solo? Also, what about the circled slashes on line 3?
What does this mean? I've never seen this type of notation before for mallets.
my freer family! i’m lucky to have these. genuinely great sticks and mallets :)
Decided to make my own mallet practice pad (4.5 octaves)
labeled panorama of my setup for my high school's production of Pippin
Would you read this as “Ta tee”?
Help with Gershwin notation
How would I play these notes?
Can anyone identify these bells that Eric Harland is using?
Playing Shrek the musical these next few nights, here's my massive set up!
Do you know what brand this practice pad is?
What are these called? The two massive drums.
Marimba for sale
TFW your dumbek is grumpy...
Found in great condition for $30 at a flea market! Suite for Toy Piano, here we come ; )
When they pull out the Deagan and your mind explodes
Can anyone place this solo?
what are these called? Who makes them(Crash bars at the top of the snares)
This is what I do in my free time at Juilliard.
Christmas season means one thing to percussionists, correct sleigh bells technique. Demonstrating the incorrect way here is my professor Dr. Larry Snider.
Just wanted to show off my Baroque calfskin timpani. You can even see the animal's spine.
Tambourine head came unglued. Any options besides re-heading?
Some help identifying something my sister found in her percussion section... (the picture is how she described it - she didn’t take a picture of it)
What does this mean?
The day after playing 4 mallets for a 6 hour practice...
Anyone know the name of this instrument?
Damn you, Stephen Whibley
Can anyone identify this?
Can anybody here tell me how to play this?
I... Um... Hit my cajon hard. Now what?
My friend is building a 'music room' in his garage so he can practice in peace. As his Christmas gift, I made a tambourine into a clock to help decorate the new space.
Come on, other percussionists in my band, you're giving us all a bad name here... You literally had ONE JOB.
Best triangle bag ever.
Can anyone one put a value on this. It's a dragon marimba xylophone serial number 1011 model 4722
Anyone know if I can use this for college auditions?
Yellow After the Rain...
What is this thing?
Just got a set of vintage timpani
What type of mallet instrument is this?
My extremely ghetto practice setup
Finished my set up