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drumhead

1. Music the part of a drum that is actually struck with a stick or the hand
2. the head of a capstan, pierced with holes for the capstan bars
3. another name for eardrum
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It is roughly about twenty-three inches tall with a drum head of about eight inches in diameter and expansion in the middle section of about fourteen inches in diameter.
"We've conservatively estimated this (Ludwig) kit for three to five hundred thousand (dollars) but that was prior to knowing what the drum head would sell for," Darren Julien, president and chief executive of Julien's Auctions, said.
5 REMO POWERSTROKE FIBERSKYN SNARE DRUM HEAD My son Robbie is a drummer and bought a snare drum off Gumtree.
To set it up, sand a part with just the drum head. Then stop the machine and run the part back under the head without moving anything.
He spoke at a special drum head service at Coopers Field in Cardion Saturday following a parade through the city centre.
The parade was followed by a special Drum Head service in Coopers Field.
* The teacher plays the instruments in a non-traditional way while students close their eyes, e.g., swirling a maraca, tapping the sandblocks, and scraping a drum head.
"I kept my medicine cabinet on stage, in a 14-inch drum head, the bottom of which contained, one Dixie cup with a straw and blow in it and the other with Coca-Cola and Jack Daniels in it.
Charlie [Watts] gave Rick his drum head and I'm not even sure he managed to say thank you."
The Drum Head at Seaham has given one or two reasonable fish, the best 11lb.
Rounding out the set is a Ringo Starr inspired Ludwig-branded Rock Band 2 drum set with a classic pearl finish and vintage replica Beatles kick drum head.