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JAZZ LESSON - SNARE INDEPENDENCE

   

In this lesson we will look at some snare drum independence, in a Jazz context. Specifically we will look at playing the 2nd and 3rd triplets on the snare underneath the jazz ride pattern and hihat chick on 2 and 4. Let's start with that core pattern first..

From here we can start to introduce different patterns that use the 2nd and 3rd triplets..

 

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