The N.A.R.D. 26 American Rudiments

The N.A.R.D. 26 American Rudiments

In 1933, America’s leading drumming and percussion teachers, in order to preserve and promote rudimental drumming, created the National Association of Rudimental Drummers. Below are the original thirteen rudiments deemed to be necessary to master for admission...
The N.A.R.D. 26 American Rudiments

The 40 PAS International Rudiments

In 1984, the Percussive Arts Society reviewed the twenty-six Amercian drum rudiments codified in 1933 by the National Association of Rudimental Drummers and added 14 more rudiments to create the 40 International Drum Rudiments. Below is an example: Get a PDF Copy of...