The Double Stroke Roll Drum Rudiment is one of the most important drum rudiments to learn. It is fundamental in all of the following snare drum rudiments to learn. By perfecting this rudiment, it will eventually get you ready to play all of the roll rudiments including the 5 Stroke, the 6 stroke, all the way up to the 17 Stroke Roll. It is essential that a drummer learns how to play this.
The Single Stroke Roll drum Rudiment is one of the original snare drum rudiments. It is a roll on the drums at its simplest form.
Where did the Snare Drum rudiments come from? Where did they originate? Are the drum rudiments really from Switzerland and Scotland? D. Mark Agostinelli explored the hidden secrets of the snare drum Rudiments. The rudiments did not originate from Switzerland or Scotland. They originated much earlier.
A virtuoso snare drum player is a drummer that does not follow any of the traditional schools of thought. Such as rudimental drumming, Basler Drumming, NARD, PAS, American Rudimental Drumming, Scottish Pipe Band Drumming, or any other.