I discovered Sophia Dahl while searching for drummers in the academic world. She holds a Ph.D and wrote her dissertation “On the beat: Human movement and timing in the production and perception of music

You can visit her site at http://www.sophiadahl.net

We have briefly corresponded, but she has a very busy academic and research schedule.

Imagine if there were 50 such researchers, digging into the mechanics and physiology of drumming. It will only be a matter of time, and who knows, one of them may be you…