Tag Archives: percussionists

Musicians: Here’s My Slant

Some of you will know how passionate I am about music & my playing. Here’s a blog I send the occasional post to, which hopefully stimulates ideas & perhaps challenges a few preconceived ideas. http://waywoodmusic.blogspot.co.uk Always happy to hear what … Continue reading

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Dynamic Drumming?

Running a drummer & percussionist’s information web site I get asked many questions, particularly about equipment, maintenance and how to choose the right gear.  One question I was asked recently was “How can I make my drumming more interesting?” Well, … Continue reading

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Creativity for Drummers & Percussionists

Sometimes, just ‘playing the beat’ is not enough. I try to think of a song as a ‘musical picture’.  Just as an artist paints a picture with many colours, and with many shades of the same colour, so it is … Continue reading

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Warm-Down?

I hear lots of people talking about warming-up before a gig or before practising, but what about warm-down exercises afterwards? A good warm-up gets the blood flowing to the muscles and loosens the joints so that we can function properly … Continue reading

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