Archive for March, 2012

Virtual Drum Kit

Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Here’s an awesome online virtual drum kit that you can play using your computer keyboard!

Click the picture above to go to

Try the “Michael Bland” kit to begin with. He’s been the drummer for Prince since 1989. Click “play” and then use the following keys to get a beat started:

X = hihat

V = snare drum

B = bass drum

Try a basic rock beat using the keys above to play the following pattern:

X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X       (left hand)

        V              V          (right hand)

B          B  B                   (right hand)