Learn how to set up your drum kit for the left-handed drummer. Dylan Wissing (Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Drake), a lefty himself, explains three options for lefties when setting up the drum set. Dylan also explains what other famous left-handed drummers do including Ringo Starr, Travis Barker, Billy Cobham, Ilan Rubin, Carter Beauford, Phil Collins, Joey Waronker, and Eric Deggans and how it affects their playing. Dylan offers practical techniques for proper body positioning and then discusses how and where to place the drums for comfortable playing.Be sure to check out other other drum lessons and our rhythm section tutorials available at Music School Online. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
Setting Up for Left Handed Drummers