True double major fashion
Literally the most satisfying thing ever
New mallet day is always a good day.
today i built my fortress for my high school’s production of Charlie Brown.
My xymox pad finally came in! Nice, crisp sound.
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.
Should I seperate these unslurred rolls?
Life of a percussionist
Found this in the percussion section of my school band
Protip: if you know how to tie this knot, restring your crash cymbals. You'll end up a few cents richer.
Trad is for tryhards (jk you do you)
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?
Couldn’t be more excited!
Thought you guys would like this interactive graphic of 100 instruments from around the world
Restless O'Meara sticking help - is this correct? Feels awkward.
Keep me from going insane. What songs can I play on this?
Third alternate after playing Insomnia by Cody Holmes with few mistakes on the 4.3 octave xylophones they provided us.
How do I count these measures with 6s on them?
Practice at my university has been “upgraded” recently, I’d call it homey
How should I go about playing staccato notes on marimba?
School is doing Urinetown, here’s my setup.
Can anyone explain to me how the fuck this is a glockenspiel?
Expert high school repair job
First jury of college is minutes away! I thought I knew intimidation.
Help me identify this drum, please?
Looking for this exact maraca
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?
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
What does it mean when a note had a diagonal line through it like this? I’ve never seen it before
I hate my Districts audition
I made a Tubulum for class project
Can anyone tell me anything about these sticks
Everyone's been there.
I can't even... Just got a Pearl Philharmonic Limited Edition Maple Bubinga Limited Edition Concert Snare Drum for my birthday.
I'm in pit and I'm still super excited for these.
Thanks mom...merry Christmas....😓
Is this worth $200 and a little cleaning up?
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.
Finally... (I’m Braden)
No one I'm around truly appreciates this custom gong someone just gifted to me. Hopefully you will:)
How do I play these rolls in the snare piece?
What does this symbol mean?
Xylo sticking advice
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
Anyone like our Trap Tables? (feat. Our sticks and auxiliary instruments we needed for An American in Paris)
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.
What does this mean? I've never seen this type of notation before for mallets.
What do the lines between notes mean
my freer family! i’m lucky to have these. genuinely great sticks and mallets :)
Question: what do the circled x marks mean in this vibraphone solo? Also, what about the circled slashes on line 3?
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
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?
How would I play these notes?
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.
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?
Just wanted to show off my Baroque calfskin timpani. You can even see the animal's spine.
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
Really old bongos
These were at a local fair I went to. They're very beautiful in their simplicity and they sound great. They're called cajongas.
Understanding the rhythm of this piece
Now that juries and barriers are over...
Am I doing drumline right?
What does this mean? It is for vibes in I believe a 3/4 bar. How is it counted?
Just finished spending a week with the marimba god himself.
my moon gels turned purple..! weird
Please identify this instrument with many bells!
This practice pad is a little out of my price range.
Look what we won
my roommate just bought a new drum kit, anything surprising he should know about Tama's?
I'm a pianist, can anyone hear help me identify this instrument I have? It has a pleasant, almost watery sound to it.
Do you think this is a little difficult for an 8th grader? ( Marching Tenors )