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Old 01-11-2014, 03:38 AM
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Default Re: Trad Grip Group!

This was also posted to the group (I also joined)

I made this video about 6 years ago; it was to help a friend of mine out on a Forum and got over 35,000 views (that was a surprise).

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLOsohq89ZU

I come from the Scottish Pipe & Drum band school of thought in regards to traditional grip; the thumb is the real "power player" in that variation. I found the "Duthart Grip" (Alex Duthart, Scottish Drumming Innovator) able to open up the range of motion for me.

Alex Duthart Info http://www.rspba.org/html/assochistory.php
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rE2Q6YTmUrg
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_krvdvAKz0
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mkLFeW-n4dY
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