Understanding the importance of practice and what to practice are essential considerations for beginner and hobbyist drummers. Developing practice plans, establishing good routines, and setting goals are crucial aspects of learning the drums, and it can be challenging to know where to start. Don't worry - we are here to help!

We point aspiring drummers worldwide in the right direction when it comes to this topic, and this collection of popular articles is updated regularly and answers many frequently asked questions.


How the Drum Ambition Curriculum can help with practicing and setting goals. 14th February 2022.

Do I have time to learn the drums? 14th February 2022.

When is the right time to start playing with other musicians? 11th February 2022.

Jargon Busting! Understanding drum terminology. 24th January 2022.

5 Ways Drum Ambition can help more experienced drummers. 7th December 2021.

Overcoming barriers to practicing drums. 6th December 2021.

Developing your weaker hand. 1st December 2021.

Practice vs Smart Practice, and why "noodling" is essential. 25th November 2021.

Are practice pads good for learning drums? 17th May 2021.

10 Bad drumming habits and how to fix them. 14th April 2021.

Keeping motivated to practice the drums. 6th April 2021.

How much should I practice drums? 5 tips for successful development. 17th March 2021

Video Blog Episode 5 - How much should I practice? 18th November 2018.

Video Blog Episode 12 - How long does it take to learn the drums? 19th March 2019.

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