A Sheetful of Swing FillsNate Brown
Enjoy a handful of 7 drum fills that can be used along with any swing situation.
The presentation of the swing fills above is more of a jazz application, but these fills can be used in big band, blues, or any other situation where a swing feel is required. Explore changing the tempo and dynamics to create the feel you’re looking for. After learning these, try re-orchestrating the patterns around the kit. If you come up with something that you like, please share it with us!