Vertical Position

In this video you’re going to learn about Vertical Position. Like Gumption Position, you can play any sound at Vertical. This is considered a more advanced technique because of the added level of difficulty to hold the cymbals up in front of your face.

Important definitions:

  • Cymbals are straight up and down, center of face
  • 2 inches apart
  • Biceps parallel to the ground
  • Elbows presented
  • Fingers spread out
  • One long line from your elbow through your fingers