When playing the right-handed velocity stroke on your snare drum, you throw the stick down and use the rebound of the head. Learn a new drum stroke with help from a professional musician in this free video on playing the snare drum.
Expert: Nick Mason
Bio: Nick Mason studied for 12 years at Buffalo Music School, gives private lessons and had played in several bands.
Filmmaker: Max Cusimano
Series Description: Learning to play the snare drum involves many exercises, from paradiddles to spinning your drum sticks. Improve your snare drum playing skills with help from a professional musician in this free video series on playing the snare drum.