Handouts and Worksheets

Check out our list of free handouts and worksheets. Hopefully they help you out.

Is there one on here you would like to see but don’t? Would you like to submit one for us to publish? Drop me a line and we’ll see what we can do – otto@musiciansnotepad.com

 

Basic Timpani Reference – Everything you need to know to start playing timpani, as well as a quick reference of all the particulars.

Beat Blanks – Eighth Note HiHats, 2 and 4 Snares, and blank bass drum to easily create new grooves

The Bell Kit – An introduction to the bellĀ  kit and some 5 note songs

Blank Chart – A blank song chart for quick transcribing

Circle Of Fourths Exercise – The Most Useful Exercise for Mallet Playing and Musicial Understanding EVER!

The 50 Rock Tunes You Must Know – 50 rock tunes that every drummer needs to know!

“Freight” – A contest solo based around accents, written at an easy middle school level

The Grid – A standard exercise, the Accent Grid!

Half Time / Double Time Beat Blanks – Eight Note HiHats, Snare on 3 or Snare on the &’s, to create half time and double time grooves

How To Hold The Sticks / Beginning Sticking Patterns – A great primer for drummers

Shuffle Beat Blanks – Beat Blanks, Shuffle Style

6/8 Beat Blanks – Eighth Note HiHats, Snare on 4, to create 6/8 grooves

Triplet Grid – Accent Grid, in Triplet form!

Two Measure Beat Blanks – 2 Measure of Eighth Note HiHats, 2 and 4 Snares, and blank bass drum to easily create new grooves

Write In The Barlines – A simple handout of rhythms ranging from simple to hard without barlines written in. Designed to work in multiple time signatures