Winter Term 2020
Basic Drums
for grades 4 to 8
Saturdays, 10:00 am - 10:50 am
Sat, Jan 11 - Sat, Mar 14
Room 323 - The Shedd Institute
Have you ever banged on pots and pans? Are you constantly tapping on everything? Do you love the sound of drums?! Then you just might have a case of rhythmitis, and we have the cure. Gain a solid foundation in drum performance and musicianship with Beginning Drums. This course will explore the 4 rudiment families which include: rolls, diddles, flams, and drags. Students will learn stick control, three different drumstick grips for alternate playing styles, and extended techniques. Explore different world rhythms, accent patterns, and learn to read musical notation while playing along to some of your favorite songs.
Don Elkington, instructor
Tuition $150/10 sessions
Room 323
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
868 High Street
Eugene, OR
Music School Registrar
Winter Term 2020
Weekly Schedule
Winter Term 2020
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts (The Shedd)
E. Broadway & High Street, Eugene | PO Box 1497, Eugene OR 97440-1497 | Phone 541.687.6526 | Tickets: 541.434.7000 | Email:
Copyright © 1991-2017 The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts. All rights reserved.
Shedd Institute Reviews Google+