Originally Posted by Coldhardsteel
Also, I wasn't aware of this until a little bit into when I started, but my grandmother was a drummer during her younger years, which amazed me considering the era she was playing in.
This reminds me of dance teacher friend (still teaching, well into her 70s). She told me her mother had been the drummer with a dance band.
"She only gave it up when she couldn't really carry her kit any more".
"How old was she then?"
"Getting on for 80"