|February 22, 2020|
Lesson Two: The Single Paradiddle and the Five Stroke Roll
34 Additional Rudiments: More Advanced Rudiments
Upbeats and Downbeats: Playing with Three Limbs!
From "Dawn Of The Drummer"
The Single Paradiddle
As before, start out slowly and with an open stick pattern. see movieR L R R L R L L
Gradually speed up, stay relaxed, sustain for 2-5 minutes, slow down.
Memorize this one because it will give you some fun things to try on the set!
Play all rights (R) on the ride cymbal or the hihat. This sounds really good when you speed it up.
Accent 2 and 4 with left hand on the snare drum.
1 e + a 2 e + a 3 e + a 4 e + a
The 5 Stroke Roll
R R L L R L L R R L
Back to the Lessons page
Back to the First Lesson
On to More Rudiments!
To see clips, download Quicktime free.
|HOME | FREE DRUM LESSONS | DRUM SHOP | DAVE "BEDROCK" BIO | WORLD’S GREATEST DRUMMERS | STUDENT TESTIMONIALS|