The second of our series of Practice Pad Exercises, this pad workout focuses on double strokes.
The first of a series of Practice Pad exercises designed to build speed, control and coordination when you're away from the kit. Get down to the basics!
This lesson PDF accompanies Alex Ribchester's video drum lesson teaching some great sixteenth-note triplet exercises for the kit.
Lesson 3 of Patrick's Stick Control applications for the drum set.
The second lesson of the stick control applications, this week's exercise explores #24 from the famous Stick Control book.
This week, Patrick takes exercises from the ubiquitous Stick Control drum book and moves them around the kit. This lesson focuses on sticking #24.
In this week's exercise, Patrick lays out some diagonal left-hand/right-foot vs right-hand/left-foot coordination exercises. Free your limbs!
Continue freeing your independence with Patrick's fifth exercise in the Four Limbs Independence series.
A continuation of Patrick's four-limbs exercises, this week get all four of your limbs working independently with these fun patterns.
Get all four of your limbs working independently with Patrick's Four Limb Exercises Part 3. The grooves are simple to read and understand, but they can be difficult to play. Build your independence!
Patrick brings us another independence exercise, this time with double strokes on the feet. Take it slow at first, and work up your speed.
This week, Patrick brings us a practical four-way independence exercise. Separating the hands from the feet is often a struggle with drummers. Setting aside some practice time to specifically challenge your independence will go a long way and rather quickly.
Patrick concludes the Mixing Rudiment series with the dragadiddle and the paradiddle-diddle. Having fun blending these and moving them around the kit!
This week, Patrick's rudiment cocktail mixes the double drag tap, single drag tap and ratamacue around the kit. Enjoy!
This week's installment of Patrick's rudiment mixology swishes the single drag tap and lesson 25 rudiments around the kit.