“A drum ‘throne’ is a three or four-legged padded seat or stool the drummer sits on while playing. Thrones may be shaped like round cushions or in a saddle design. Throne heights may be adjusted to accommodate the drummer.” “The drummer performs while seated on a drum throne to free up both arms and legs […]
Dahl’s drummer control and communication gestures
The images below are from Sofia Dahl‘s analysis of control gestures and communication gestures in drummers, Dahl is an assistant professor at Aalborg University in Copenhagen. She will perform on the Ig Nobel Tour of Scandinavia, in Aarhus (on Monday and Tuesday, March 27) and Odense (on Wednesday, March 28) .