Travis Brant | American Drummer & Composer

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Sonor Martini Review

Sonor Martini Review

In the world of drumming, there’s an ongoing quest for the perfect balance between portability and performance. For musicians who crave both compactness and quality sound, the Sonor Martini Drum Set stands out as a stellar solution. Let’s take a closer look at what makes the Sonor Martini Drum Set a favorite among drummers worldwide, […]

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Chart Builder for Drummers

Chart Builder for Drummers

Chart Builder For Drummers Chart Builder for Drummers is now FREE inside the Drummer Tools website! Map song structure and notate song sections in short hand, all on a single piece of paper. The methods used in Chart Builder for Drummers were pioneered by Billboard / Mediabase top 40 recording artist, Travis Brant – “Chart […]

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Drum Store – NOW OPEN

THE DRUM STORE IS NOW OPEN – Get t-shirts, mugs, and stickers for the drummer in your life. Cool & unique designs created by drummer & composer Travis Brant. Buy now & ship anywhere. SHOP NOW

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Drummer Tools

Drummer Tools - The #1 Resource for Drummers

INTRODUCING DRUMMER TOOLS Drummer Tools, from drummer & composer Travis Brant, is the #1 resource platform for drummers. Drummer Tools was built for students, teachers, and drum fanatics worldwide. These tools have been used to author books, weekly workouts, and thousands of daily drum lessons. Now Drummer Tools is available to you – so we […]

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Hire Travis

NEED DRUMS ON YOUR RECORDING? Let’s work together! I’m an endorsed Sessionwire artist accepting projects of all levels, budgets, and genres. You’ll get professionally recorded tracks dialed in by world-renowned engineers. I also offer fast turn around – same or next day depending on complexity and current work load. Send me a message through Sessionwire […]

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Linear Drum Grouping – Part 3

Linear Drum Groups

Part 3 of the linear grouping series. This linear grouping is a combination of two patterns from part 1 and part 2. Check those videos below. Part 1 video – https://travisbrant.com/linear-drum-grouping-part-1/ Part 2 video – https://travisbrant.com/linear-drum-grouping-part-2/ This linear drum grouping is suitable for all drumming levels. This is PART 3 in a series of 4 […]

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Linear Drum Grouping – Part 2

Linear Drum Grouping For Drummers

Learn this cool linear drum pattern, suitable for all drumming levels. This is Part 2 in a series of 4 to show you the power of interchanging 8 simple notes. Follow the sticking in the video and move your hands around to different instruments on the drum kit. Also, add accents or ghost notes wherever […]

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Linear Drum Grouping – Part 1

Linear Drum Grouping

Learn this cool linear drum pattern, suitable for all drumming levels. This is Part 1 in a series of 4 to show you the power of interchanging 8 simple notes. Follow the sticking in the video and move your hands around to different instruments on the drum kit. Also, add accents or ghost notes wherever […]

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How To Play A Paradiddle Drum Groove

Learn how to play a paradiddle drum groove

Learn how to play a fun and easy paradiddle drum groove in under 60 seconds! Cool fill ideas too.. New to paradiddles? Keep reading! A paradiddle is a drum rudiment that is commonly used by drummers in various musical genres. It is a combination of two basic drumming patterns, the single stroke roll and the […]

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Linear Drum Fill For Beginners

Linear drum fill for beginners

Scroll down to learn a cool linear drum fill with some orchestration ideas in under 60 seconds. New to linear drum fills and grooves? Linear drum fills and grooves are an essential part of a drummer’s vocabulary, and an important tool for adding interest and excitement to a song. Linear patterns are characterized by their […]

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