Enjoy free drum lessons, play-along audio files, charts, and articles from our Vic Firth colleagues, artists and educators. The lessons and books presented below are part of Planet drum's curriculum.
A Century of Drumming Evolution
Interactive resource that presents 100 years of American music from behind the drums. Anyone with an interest in drum kit playing has to watch these great videos.
Develop your reading skills
WebRhythms is a series of short articles by Norm Weinberg designed to teach rhythmic reading. Great for beginners and intermediate players.
Groove Essentials with Tommy Igoe
Mastering these great grooves will expand your knowledge and make you a well-rounded player.
A Fresh Approach to the Snare Drum
Get a solid foundation for successful drumming skills with Mark Wessells' online lessons.
Our philosophy is to foster and encourage the development of musicianship and performance to the highest creative and technical standards. Whatever style you’re into, at Planet drum, making music becomes not just an interest, but a way of life.