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A Guide to Choosing the Right Online Session Drummer

Finding the right online session drummer for your music can be a daunting task. With so many options and varying factors to consider, it's important to take your time and make sure you're making the most informed decision you can — after all, this is a creative process.

Below you’ll find some useful tips and questions you’ll want to know the answers to before diving in. Once you have these bases covered, you’ll be on your way to finding the perfect drummer for your next project!

Things to consider when choosing to work with a drummer remotely

  1. Style: What type of music do you play? Make sure the drummer you choose has a style that matches your music.

  2. Experience: How much experience does the drummer have? You don't want someone who is inexperienced and will not meet your expectations.

  3. Recording quality: This is especially important if you plan to release your music online or sell it online. Make sure the drummer has a quality recording setup to ensure you have great recordings to work with.

  4. Budget: Don't forget to consider your budget when choosing a remote session drummer. It's important to find out if there are additional costs you hadn't budgeted for, such as extra fees for making changes and alterations.