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No. 1 Posted on Jan 19, 2011 2:52 PM Profile | PM | Email | Quote | Search | Copy | Favorite
I‘ve finally made enough progress reading music to play drumkit in a brass band, albeit as an improver.

One problem area is some of the sheet music that dates from the ‘30s or even before. Some of it is easily-enough solved. For example, it didn’t take very long to work out what some of the old notation meant, such as the now-superseded crotchet-rest symbol. Also, although some of the printing is tiny and difficult to read, that is soon solved by enlarging it on a scanner or photocopier. The real bugbear is the music that has separate sheets for different drums and other components. It seems to be a case either of reading the snare drum part and memorising or making-up the rest or using a pen and Tippex to add the rest to the side drum sheet. I know there's also music manuscript software that could be used to rewrite the parts onto a single sheet.

Assuming that I am not the first to come across this problem, I wondered how others had tackled it.




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5550 Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 972 Jan 19, 2011 2:52 PM
4689 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? moneyowen 580 Jan 20, 2011 4:24 AM
4710 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 689 Jan 20, 2011 7:57 AM
4652 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? paul 291 Jan 20, 2011 10:05 AM
4811 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 2787 Jan 20, 2011 2:54 PM
4567 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 253 Jan 25, 2011 1:56 PM
4690 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 374 Jan 26, 2011 8:09 AM
4611 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 562 Jan 28, 2011 5:49 PM
4705 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 814 Jan 28, 2011 10:17 PM
4596 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 810 Jan 29, 2011 9:02 PM
4436 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? BrandonPorter 345 Jan 30, 2011 9:01 AM
4662 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 341 Jan 30, 2011 11:47 AM
4595 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 663 Jan 31, 2011 4:24 PM
4683 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 719 Jan 31, 2011 8:21 PM
2447 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 228 Nov 21, 2012 3:45 PM
4550 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 250 Jan 30, 2011 8:29 AM
4596 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 367 Jan 30, 2011 11:45 AM
4286 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 493 Mar 1, 2011 4:01 PM
4270 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 727 Mar 6, 2011 11:08 AM
4205 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 687 Mar 6, 2011 3:26 PM
4320 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 729 Mar 6, 2011 4:32 PM
2487 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 174 Nov 21, 2012 7:41 PM
2446 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 766 Nov 22, 2012 6:41 AM
2440 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? OldFart 702 Nov 22, 2012 8:36 AM
2947 Re:Old drum music - any ideas? Singlestroker 243 Nov 22, 2012 1:22 PM

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