Introduction to Drums | Lessonface

Introduction to Drums

Introduction to Drums with LaFrae Sci

NYC drummer/composer/educator LaFrae Sci delivers a complete introduction to the parts of a basic drum kit. The course starts with how to create the sounds of the drumkit using just one’s own body, and progresses from high level to in-depth strategies for playing the kit. A fun starter course on the drum kit great for all ages.

You once wanted to play drums but your parents didn’t let you have a drum set at home? And now maybe you feel you have no rhythm? Don’t worry, in this video, Lafrae Sci shows that everyone can be a drummer and it’s always a good time to get started!

  • Topics Covered:     
    • What's a groove?
    • Different parts of the drum set
    • How to hold the drum sticks
    • Using a metronome
    • Basic drum patterns
    • Understanding rhythm by singing and moving
    • Non-conventional uses of the drum set



In addition to being a founding teaching member of the Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls and a faculty member of the Middle School Jazz Academy at Jazz at Lincoln Center, LaFrae has toured, recorded and worked with a myriad of Jazz, Blues, Pop, Rock, world music and Hip-hop artists.



Enroll to receive immediate, lifetime access to this 65-minute video-based course.
For a limited time, we are offering a 30-day license to this course for free. No payment information necessary.
We also offer an option above to get lifetime access to the course for $5.95.

This course was recorded on May 2018 at the Lessonface studio in the West Village, NYC.
Watch this course at your convenience. You will receive immediate access upon enrollment.


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The class is also covered by the Lessonface Guarantee.

If you have questions or concerns, don't hesitate to be in touch by chatting at us within our office hours, calling 1-800-211-7058, or emailing

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