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Bob Armstrong

The UK's leading drum educator

Bob on drums

Bob has written extensively on drums and percussion. Here are a few selected articles that he wanted to share.

Stick Control

Many years ago I was told by one of my teachers to get a copy of the book Stick Control by George Lawrence Stone. Although I found at the time some of the stickings useful, I actually found the work quite boring.

The reasons for this were that I (on anybody else for that matter) didn't know how to use the book, and also that everything eminated from the snare drum (which I must add is important, but with a difference)…

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