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Coordination exercises for Rock drumming - Lesson 5

Download Basic Rock coordination 5 pdf  Arrow   The series of drum lessons dedicated to coordination and independence in Rock drumming ends with some exercises on eights and sixteenths, with a steady playing on ride cymbal and hi-hat.

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Introduction to the drum lesson: Basic Rock 5

The series of exercises in the drum sheet of this lesson presenting the steady rock groove made by the right hand and by the hi-hat with combinations of single and double strokes within the eights and the sixteenths played by the left hand on the snare drum and by the bass drum.
The understanding of the subtle differences between the various combinations is very important.

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This drum lesson dedicated to Rock coordination is a part of the published basic drum lessons.
The basic drum lessons, the first part of this method for drums, deal with the right posture, which is the basic condition to develop speed, endurance and precision with your playing. The style and the role of drumming have evolved with time, but the basic drums technique hasn't changed much, and all the great drummers still build their own style from the same basis of musical theory.

Topics in the basic drum lessons and in the online drum lessons published drum sheet music are: Rudiments & Fundamentals, Coordinated independence, Basic drum beats, Snare drum studies, Drums grooves, and Songs drum parts, with transcriptions of songs and grooves by John Bonham, Phil Collins, Stewart Copeland, Steve Gadd, Ian Paice, Jeff Porcaro.