Now we’re going back to the first gear exercise to add accents on the first of every 4 notes in each subdivision.
Once you feel comfortable with the subdivisions from the previous exercise, go through these pages to switch between all of them.
This is an introduction to playing jazz swing time on the drums. These exercises will give you the basic independence needed to play jazz.
Working with a metronome will help to improve your sense of time. Include it in your practice routine. Here are some tips to help.
Keeping track of what you practice can show you what needs attention and give you the motivation to keep going. You can use this log below to keep track of your progress. Write down when and what you practice, metronome settings, and other info.