While it is prevalent in blues, the shuffle rhythm is used in almost every style of early and modern music. Here are some common shuffles, how to play them, and musical examples of each one.
This video demonstrates side by side comparisons between different crash- ride cymbals of different companies.
Here are some more double bass grooves using different subdivisions. There are written with quarter note leads hands, but also play them as 8th notes on the ride and hi-hats.
Now that we have a double bass foundation from our previous lesson, let’s add some different rhythms to your footwork.
Let’s start playing some double bass. The following lesson will get you started using both feet to play using two bass drums or a double pedal.