Wondering what the best drum wood is? You’re asking the wrong question.
Drummers can sometimes put so much emphasis on the sound of drum wood. But when you see exactly what goes into a drum’s sound, you’ll realize that you should forget about the wood type altogether.
So don’t buy a drum set made from the wrong wood, don’t pay too much for the “perfect” wood, and don’t overlook the other critical factors that influence your drums.