The resonant head represents a gear dimension that baffles some drummers . Questions such as "Should I use thin or thick resonant heads, single-ply or double-ply resonant heads, clear or coated resonant heads, and muted or unmuted resonant heads?" are quite common. Tuning resonant heads eludes many players as well. Below is a great one-page resource that addresses resonant heads clearly and concisely. I hope you find it helpful:
have heard the cries and wailing: “Can someone please explain what the resonant head does!!!” Ok, not really, but it is a question that doesn’t seem to have many straight forward answers. Not only that, most of the information available online is either sorely lacking, or is just downright...