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Alive Drumming aims to cover all regions, countries, languages, and cultures.  Embracing a wide diversity of rhythms is what Alive Drumming is all about.  If we haven't adopted yours yet, we aim to in the future.  If you want yours to be supported now, why not contact us at marketing@alive-dumming.org   Alive Drumming, Drumming Technique and Musicianship, Feature Requests

Drumming 101: Basic Drum Terms You Must Know

According to the Australian Institute of Music, thousands of different types of drums are out there. From acoustic to electronic, they come in various sizes and shapes. The type of drum you choose depends on the style of music you play.

"Playing the drums became one of the good habits children around the globe discovered. The way someone plays the drums strengthens their physical flexibility and agility. It is also said that it is good for the physical development of children," says pro drummer and news analyst Olivia Jones from 8news—one of Australia's very reputable news sources that meet users' expectations for updating global and local news.

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How to Promote Literacy Through Music

Enjoy this article from contributor, Jude Young, about the great value of rhythmic training in the young.

Maria Kay has highlighted the integrated relationship between literacy and music in the earlier years and has suggested a few simple activities that will assist you in developing children’s skills.

Usha Goswami, a professor from Cambridge specialising in cognitive-developmental neuroscience, discovered that perceiving rhythm is important in association with literacy. She has dedicated her time and research specifically to do with children that are dyslexic.

In 2012, these findings were presented on BBC Four’s ‘Growing Children’. In this programme, she highlighted w

9 Myths About Drumming

According to Music Australia, drumming has become a part of our everyday lives. Whether you play at home or go to a club, chances are you’ve heard someone say they love drumming. Drummers are sometimes stereotyped as loud, obnoxious, and annoying. In reality, drumming is a complex art form that requires practice, patience, and discipline. “Drumming… Continue reading 9 Myths About Drumming

Drumming 101: Basic Drum Terms You Must Know

According to the Australian Institute of Music, thousands of different types of drums are out there. From acoustic to electronic, they come in various sizes and shapes. The type of drum you choose depends on the style of music you play.

"Playing the drums became one of the good habits children around the globe discovered. The way someone plays the drums strengthens their physical flexibility and agility. It is also said that it is good for the physical development of children," says pro drummer and news analyst Olivia Jones from 8news—one of Australia's very reputable news sources that meet users' expectations for updating global and local news.

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Drumming 101: Basic Drum Terms You Must Know

According to the Australian Institute of Music, thousands of different types of drums are out there. From acoustic to electronic, they come in various sizes and shapes. The type of drum you choose depends on the style of music you play. “Playing the drums became one of the good habits children around the globe discovered. The… Continue reading Drumming 101: Basic Drum Terms You Must Know

How do Songs, Rhythms and Rhyme Support Early Development?

A study published in Frontiers in Psychology found that musical training can enhance young children’s reading skills and executive functioning. The study participants were 6-year-olds who had never received any formal music lessons. After eight months of regular music classes, the children showed significant improvements in their reading ability and executive function compared to a control group of children who did not receive musical training.

Is Alive Drumming supporting my country or region?

Alive Drumming aims to cover all regions, countries, languages, and cultures.  Embracing a wide diversity of rhythms is what Alive Drumming is all about.  If we haven't adopted yours yet, we aim to in the future.  If you want yours to be supported now, why not contact us at marketing@alive-dumming.org

 

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Top 8 Drumming Styles and Genres: A Quick Guide

Trying out something new can be difficult. However, when it comes to drumming, the best way to learn is by challenging yourself. You can try out and learn from many drumming styles and genres to make you a better musician.

"The best way to become the best drummer is to practice. Try out different styles and push yourself out of your comfort zone," says Angelina Jackman, <

How To Drum With Rhythm And Groove?

We all know the feeling. You’ve been playing your drums for a while, and everything is going great, but then you try to play with some rhythm and groove, and things start to go downhill. It can be tough to keep a consistent beat going, especially if you’re not used to doing it. But don’t worry, with a bit of practice, you’ll be able to drum with rhythm and groove like a pro. 

“Drumming with a sense of rhythm and groove may elevate your drum playing to a new level. Though, not everyone understands what it means to play the drums with rhythm and groove. You can use several strategies in your daily drum practice to create a rhythmic and groovy feeling,” advised pro drummer and kids party planner Harry Nevin of Ball