Tie - In drum sheet music, a tie joins together two notes of the same pitch indicating that they are to be played
for the combined duration of their time values.
Dot - A dot on the right side of a note or rest shows that the time value is increased by half.
For example, the value of a dotted quarter note becomes 3/8.
This score contains an example of tied note and an equivalent notation, but using a rest symbol.
The following score shows an example of dotted note and equivalent notations, using a tie or a rest symbol.
Virtual Drumming is an interactive drums method, with free online drum lessons, drum sheet music in pdf format, and virtual drums that you can play in real time.
All the drum lessons are played in real time by the virtual drummer.
Just like a music teacher the virtual drummer plays at the desired speed the lesson on the score, making drum sheet music understable even to beginners.
The basic drum lessons of this method deal with the right posture, which is the basic condition to develop speed, endurance and precision with your playing. The advanced lessons are directed to the drummer who has some experience, who knows the musical theory and basic drum techniques and wishes to improve his knowledge and his skills.
The drum sheets are avalaible in pdf format so that you can print them and continue the study of drum techniques on the drum set, playing the drum lesson exercises.