Throughout Sri Lankan historical past drums have been used for communication between the state and the neighborhood, and Sri Lankan drums have a history stretching back over 2500 years. The second largest issue that affects drum sound is head pressure in opposition to the shell. When the ring is positioned around the drum head and shell and tightened down with pressure rods, the tension of the pinnacle may be adjusted. When the stress is increased, the amplitude of the sound is decreased and the frequency is elevated, making the pitch higher and the quantity decrease.
Snare drum and tom-tomTypical ways to muffle a snare or tom include placing an object on the outer fringe of the drumhead. A piece of cloth, a pockets, gel, or fitted rings made from mylar are widespread objects. Also used are external clip-on muffles that work using the identical principle. Internal mufflers that lie on … Read More