Drum Shell Tuning Instruction

Tuning the Snare Drum

Find out how this tuning technique will get your snare to sound great! The sound that you will achieve with this method will be a natural, open, but not too ringy tone, similar to that of many great drummers.

This method employs a 2-ply coated head for the batter and a snare side Ambassador for the resonant. The best part is you can use this method to work on any type of snare drum, metal or wood.


What you will need for this to work out right

*Coated (2-ply) for the batter - Remo Emperor or equivalent

*Stock reso head Or, any (snare side) Ambassador style equivalent

*42-Strand snare wires

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*16x9 Widescreen 1280x720

*Progressive Scan


*16 bit, 48kHz. (recorded on 8-tracks using 24 bit/48kHz)



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