Here are a few measures of hard rhythms.....The Hard Stuff
Video of hard stuff coming soon......
High School Jazz Band Set Audition Music I call the Bossa Nova beat a Samba....it is a Bossa.... :-)
The following link is my UCM professor Dr. Sekelsky demonstrating the district jazz rhythms....
District Jazz Band Drumset examples PDF of - grooves
ALL STATE JAZZ pdfs and mp3s of the jazz auditions CLICK HERE
This next video covers what I have called the Essential Jazz Grooves for drum set. These exercises will work your coordination of both hands and feet.
This next video demonstrates the 4 essential drumset grooves needed for most pep band music and some jazz band music.....@ 2:35, I say "measure 3" when I meant to say "measure 5." Oh well.