Virtual drums free drum games for kids
Play online the vintage drum set game of the Sixties
This virtual drum set game for kids reproduces sounds,
design and elements of vintage drum sets from the 60's drummers.
Percussion and drums are the oldest musical instruments, with various shapes
and sounds depending on the country and the music of origin. The modern drum set, made of
snare drum, bass drum, hi-hat and cymbals, was invented in the U.S.A. at the beginning of the XXth Century.
Earlier drum sets helped to shape the sound of Jazz big bands, over time his role has become more and more important
in all jazz music, and in the 50's and the 60's drums were central even in the birth of Rock music.
The popularity of Ringo Starr from Beatles, Charlie Watts from Rolling Stones, John Bonham from Led Zeppelin, Keith Moon from Who and many other drummers, has been fundamental in bringing some drums and percussion brands to fame: since then the materials and the technology of the drums building have changed a lot, and the vintage drum sets built in that period are still much wanted by many drummers looking for that particular vintage sound.