12 lines (two music staves and 2 extra lines) can provide a system to notate large Drum Sets.  Below is an example of  a basic rock beat followed by 16th triplets over 18 drums.  The entire kit is 20 piece counting the Bass and Snare.

 

20 Piece Setup

 


The 9 notation styles shown here have been innovated by authors/teachers over the past several decades.   When using specialized stationery, it often helps students to learn easier.  Extra lines can be distracting...small note heads  may not be large enough or clear enough to help the student. 

All 10 styles of notation paper available for $4.98

(9 varieties plus common music paper)

 

These lines were innovated [circa early 1980s] under the name... Drum-WritePackages were printed and shipped.  Since the advent of the World Wide Web, printing & shipping are no longer necessary.  Click for a free sample    Go to download page  HERE