Welcome to Today's Lick
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Let's begin with this simple pattern, then go through many of the following patterns and instead of playing then with your hands substitute them and play the patterns with your feet.
Let's talk about phrasing, play the following phrase on one drum. After you get the feel of the phrase play the tied notes on long tone instruments like cymbals and open Hi Hats. You can accent the tied notes by playing bass drum or snare together with cymbals. Next play the phrase using different drums. This is a Rock Feel Phrase.
Build up Sextuplets, Practice at 100 beats per minute 10 times each line
Fun with Flams
Practice Slowly, Repeat.
Play on Floor Tom accent on Snare Drum.
Replace Accent with High Hat, Cymbal, Cowbell, or Other Drum Sound.
Then replace right hand with right bass drum.