Rhythm Section

Percussionist learn to play multiple instruments.
Bass Drum, Snare Drum, Timpani, Cymbals, Auxiliary Percussion (Triangle, Tambourine etc) and Drum Kit. Good Percussionist also learn Mallet Percussion (Xylophone, Glockenspiel etc)

Physical Attributes

  • Good hand-eye coordination

Character Attributes

  • Ability to sit still and not fidget
  • Strong Focus
  • Independent learner - often holding down a part all by themselves
  • Strong reading skills

Blow Test Achievements

  • Strong Rhythm Skills
  • Steadiness of Beat

Instrument Progression

Mallet Percussion
Genre Development into Rock, Jazz, Funk, Orchestral etc