How do you set up a double bass drum set?
Method 1: Mount two toms on each bass drum using your hardware. Method 2: Mount one tom on each bass drum and mount up to two additional toms on a stand in between the bass drums. Method 3: Mount as many toms as you want on a rack placed in front of the kit. Attach your other desired cymbals to their stands.
How does double bass drum pedal work?
A double bass drum pedal operates much the same way only with a second footplate controlling a second beater on the same drum. Most commonly this is attached by a shaft to a remote beater mechanism alongside the primary pedal mechanism.
How does a double kick pedal work?
This feat in pedal technology works just like a regular pedal except that a second base plate is attached by a rod to a separate beater mechanism, which operates alongside the primary beater. Like earlier double bass setups, double pedals require both feet to operate.
How can I increase my double kick speed?
- Use the heel-toe technique to practice the above exercise with each foot separately.
- Play a heel stroke for every written “H” and a toe stroke for every written “T”
- Start very slowly and increase your speed only after your control increases.