Nathan shows you how to chose drum sticks and explains everything you need to know about drum stick sizes.
0:00 Intro to choosing drum sticks
0:44 What do the letters and numbers on drum sticks mean?
2:55 Maple, Hickory, Oak Drum sticks differences
4:08 How to find high-quality sticks - the rolling technique
5:05 Promark Active Grip benefits
6:42 Best drum sticks for rim shots - Vater extended play
7:53 Signature model drum sticks
8:58 Best starter drum sticks - the 5A
9:19 Outro to drum stick sizes
This guide on choosing drum sticks is perfect if you want to know the difference between drum stick sizes and how to choose drum sticks. We learn what the numbers and letters mean on drum sticks and how to choose the best drum stick based on wood. We find out the differences between Maple, Hickory and Oak drum sticks and which drum stick is best for certain players.
We also get a handy guide to the best drum sticks available, why you might want a signature model and how to find a good quality drum stick.