Thomann's Cool Online Guides
Here's a list of our current Online Guides. Each one extends over several pages and explains a specific product area in simple terms with the aid of pictures and diagrams, covering their history, use, and different types. Some documents cover complete setups, and others specific techniques of use. If youre unsure of how to go about choosing the right product for you, or you just want to know more about any of these topics, read on!
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- All categories (170)
- Wind Instruments (14)
- Cases, Racks, Bags (1)
- DJ Equipment (7)
- Drums + Percussion (14)
- Guitars and Basses (32)
- Cables + Plugs (3)
- Lighting + Stage (3)
- Microphones (17)
- Sheet, Books, DVDs (25)
- PA Equipment (9)
- Effects + Signal Proc. (4)
- Studio Equipment (11)
- Software (9)
- Keys (11)
- Traditional (6)
- Accessories (4)
The first hurdle though, is to decide on which instrument to learn?
Electronic drum sets are an instrument to reckon with.
This guide will help you find a suitable drum kit and accessories for beginners.
Hardware is the stuff you play on and it does not make a noise ideal scenario that is.
Percussion instruments are the backbone of many traditional styles of music and are a wonderful way to add colour, texture and motion to contemporary music.
The choice of cymbals is just as important as the choice of drums within a kit. Lets take a closer look.
The single most important element in any style of dance music is the groove, a chemistry of rhythm for your song that can make or break its overall feel.
Drumheads have been manufactured from plastic since 1956, mostly polyester.
Many Drummers have not yet found their optimal stick - the selection is large.
In our online guide, we want to look at the modern drum set from every angle.
Percussion for drum sets is like the toy shop for drummers.
The sound of the snare drum defines and unites almost all forms of popular music.
In this guide, were going to look at one of the most important decisions a parent can make for their child
Congas, common to most cultures worldwide. A somewhat challenging instrument sometimes but always so versatile