Click on the videos below to play them!
Watch this amazing soloist, Casey Brohard, on the snare drum. Notice: the higher the sticks go the louder the sound. The opposite is also true (lower = softer).
Casey Brohard Snare Solo
This is a short clip of a high school marching bass drum line performing indoors. They have put their drums on the floor to play them instead of carrying them since they are on a stage. Listen for the higher and lower pitches!
The Basses Extravaganza
Listen to "Timpani Duet" written by the former Berlin Philharmonic timpanist (timpani player).
Timpani Duet written by Former Berlin Philharmonic Timpanist