Even though the drummer plays the entire kit as a single instrument, the miking of individual drums and cymbals can make for a very complicated mix scenario. When you need more cow bell, or your intense, gut-busting, around-the-world drum fills break the heads off of your sticks, be sure to stock up on replacement sticks and other drum accessories. Drumming on a set of 4 ply shells (thin), you’ll find that it does well for recording and close encounters such as clubs and small venues.
Tom-tom Drum mempunyai ukuran yang ber-variasi : 6”, 8”, 10”, 12”, 13”, 14”, 15”, 16”, 18”, 20”. These techniques could prove helpful later on in preventing injuries while playing drums. Do not get me wrong, you will still create some noise while you are practicing with the drum pad silencers on. However, if you close your room door, your family will hardly hear a thing, and your neighbors will not hear a thing at all.
Take, for example, the modern Tom-tom drum A jazz drummer may want drums that are high pitched, resonant and quiet whereas a rock drummer may prefer drums that are loud, dry and low-pitched. A drum machine is a small box with buttons on it that can be programmed for a variety of different sounds, and beats.
In this case, you can hit at the drum with your hand or a stick and the drum sound is generated and processed within the device. This particular miking trick is one that can be used to bring great low-end presence to the kick drum. In the early 1930’s, musicians slowly discovered with the proper drum placement and a lot of practice, one musician could handle a set of drums, and an entire band of drum players was not required anymore.
The Ludwig Drum Company is known as one of the most influential and historical drum companies of our time. Along with the more obvious electronically generated sounds there are synthesized human voices or song parts or even movie audio or digital video/pictures that (depending on device used) can also be played/triggered by electronic drums.