Before buying a drum, ask your drum teacher’s advice. There are many good-looking, badly made drums on the market, and price is not always a guarantee of quality.
Drum teachers often have extra drums for their students to play during class. Some teachers sell excellent drums at reasonable prices. Others will go with you to shop for a well-made drum with a good sound.
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