Finding the Groove: Why I Practice Rudimental Snare Drum to Hip Hop

Military Style Field Drum

During the last year of my undergraduate college experience, I began to work heavily on rudimental snare drumming. This was always an area that I was lacking in within the world of percussion and while I had plenty of marching and drumline experience, snare drum had always evaded me. In my private lessons we talked about technique, the proper warm-ups and stretching…