Society of International Rudimental Drummers

The Society of International Rudimental Drummers (“Society” or SIRD) is a non-profit organization founded in 2018 in Paris by Drummers from 15 countries.

SIRD is a global movement to:

  • Share knowledge and innovation in Rudimental Drumming globally
  • Provide a forum for the exchange of information on Rudimental Drumming
  • Educate and Coach young talent
  • Officially represent Rudimental Drumming and act as an ambassador to support the needs and the progress of its chapters
  • Organize and promote events and gatherings for the group
  • Build a library to protect the knowledge and literature on rudimental drumming for today and future generations

Share The Tradition

Sharing the tradition (#sharethetradition) is also about sharing valuable goods, such as know-how and common literature. We want to provide relevant information and knowledge on drum literature, that makes a difference.

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2nd SIRD Digital Event

Our 2nd digital event was held in September 2021. Each country had the opportunity to send videos and present their work.

SIRD & NARD FInland Event

The SIRD & NARD Finland Christmas Special event started from with an idea to bring people together and share the tradition now that world is starting to open up.

Portsmouth 2021 Postponement

It is with regret that once again we need to postpone the 3rd International Rudimental Drummers Symposium.