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I spent the entire 90s being paid (quite handsomely, tyvm ;) to seek & destroy 3-handed-drummer syndrome in midi/sample playback songs & styles for a major instrument manufacturer. No, a drummer cannot do that & someone, somewhere, will spot if you do it. On the other hand [pun intended] any half-decent drummer can be riding the ride, flip in a ...


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There is no supporting evidence that traditional grip has any technical or musical advantages over matched grip. There are facts that support matched grip - more muscles can be employed; less to learn; translates to tympani and mallet instruments more easily, among others. The ONLY reason to play tradition grip is a desire to play it, or to honor the aged ...


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