Here’s a nice little pattern I’ve been experimenting with lately, it’s broken 16th pattern(1ean) with a busy ghosting pattern on the left. You can play it straight as well and try different phrases with the kick.
This is an exercise that I came up with to warm up the hands before a gig and also to help develop single stroke speed. A ruff is a short single stroke roll and this one uses the 5 stroke version. You can really utilise these on the kit in fills etc once you get […]
The ability to play soft notes in-between accented snare beats is a crucial technique for any drummer to master. Here is one of the first lessons I show my students to develop this. It’s important to keep the left hand very low whilst playing the ghost notes and snap the stick from a greater height when playing […]adding ghost notes to a rock beat, ghost notes on the snare lesson