Percussion - an evocative word that has evolved from the Latin word 'Percussio'.
'To beat or strike (musically)'.
'The collision of two bodies to produce a sound', (Wiktionary).
If you love drumming and percussion and want to find out more, you are in the right place. Drumroll Productions is perfect for percussionists! Nigel Shipway, one of the UK's leading percussionists, has personally chosen or developed every product in our shop. You will also find very helpful hints and tips and useful advice.
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Amongst a variety of topics, the Newsletters will include a series of conversations with well known percussionists of the past and present. For the first in the series, go to 'Nigel Shipway Interviews' (top right).
Nigel will share with you his knowledge gained from a lifetime in the music business.
In our shop you can discover
- Easy to understand study materials, from beginner to advanced levels, which will help develop your musical and technical abilities.
- Products to help you use imaginative techniques for a large range of percussion instruments.
- Sound effects (from the World-famous Acme Whistles range), multi-percussion mallets, cymbal straps, lightweight triangle suspension arm.
- Unique witty ringtones for your phone designed especially for percussionists.
- Nigel's e-book 'The Percussionist's Essential Survival Guide' packed with Nigel's tips, experiences and years of research into the World of Percussion.
Nigel has created and composed great value study materials available from our shop. This material will assist you in achieving your greatest potential as a percussionist, in your own time, but with advice available when you need it.
As you can see, this is a great opportunity for you to develop your skills, as well as your knowledge, by tapping into Nigel’s years of experience as a professional World renowned percussionist. Visit our online shop to see other products in our range - the latest of which is a strong but lightweight triangle arm at £12.50.