How to Play Drums for Beginners

A 10-part course with Matt Dean

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Course Overview

In this course perfect for the beginner drummer, learn everything you need to know to get started playing on a drum kit. Follow along with professional instructor Matt Dean and learn the terms for each drum, how to hold drumsticks, and how to keep time with a metronome. You'll also explore some basic skills needed to read music. At the end of the course, bring what you've learned together and try your hand at playing along with an entire song.


  • Total Time 2 hr, 16 min
  • Lessons 10
  • Attachments 7
  • Exercises 48
  • 74 CQ

10 Lessons in This Course

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