How Well Do You Know Your Rudiments?
Have fun with this printable crossword puzzle for drummers. Great for younger students and adults. Plus, it's free!
Print, Practice and Display the One-page Rudiment Chart.
The National Association of Rudimental Drummers (NARD) originally published The 26 Standard American Rudiments in 1933. The Percussive Arts Society, in 1984, added 14 rudiments to the American Standard Rudiments, creating the 40 International Snare Drum Rudiments. Practicing rudiments is an excellent way to build coordination, endurance and crispness.
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