Originally Posted by jaszdrummer
Historical question for the group, and lets go big and wide on this shall we:
Who, Why, When and possible Where was this grip invented?
Remember, keep a historical slant to the answer. In other words how old is this grip, who initially began its use, where did it originate etc.
Enjoy, I await responses.
I know it was used as far back as the 1700's or even the 1600's in military bands. Further than that I don't know.