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5/4 Mozambique

Although the mozambique is generally played in 4/4 time, Todd Walker adds a group of sixteenth notes on the 5e&a to create a 5/4 odd-time idea.
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Samba Groove

This groove builds from last week's "Samba Foot" drum lesson. This beat continues the samba foot pattern, but also includes a 3-note ostinato pattern with the right stick, as well as some other embellishments.
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Polyrhythm

Learn a cool polyrhythm pattern that can be expanded around the kit. Great coordination practice!
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Loki – by Stork – Drum Lesson

In collaboration with Drum! Magazine, Nate Brown teaches the intro to Thomas Lang's "math rock," killer groove from the song Loki, by Stork.

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