Handy Tips

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Tip #1
For some, music is life and life is music.
What does music mean to you? Where and how does it fit into your life?

Tip #2
Your relationship with your instrument requires time, energy, love and respect to keep the music fresh, FLOWING and vital (applicable to all relationships).

Tip #3
Where stick or hand meets drum makes a big difference as each place on the drum evokes a different sound. Explore the possible sounds of each drum you have – one at a time. Get creative and try what might seem “weird.”

Tip #4
“Mistakes” are often the mothers of invention and discovery. I call them “new takes.”