triplets

Triplet Combinations with 6 Sticking Patterns

Teacher: Terry Bozzio Length: 11 min Category: Independence

Triplets, Shuffle and Paraparadiddle on Drum Set

Teacher: Al Velasquez Length: 11 min Category: Vocabulary

The triplet breaks each beat into three notes and is the foundation for the shuffle and Jazz oriented music. This lesson also ends with a review of quarter, eighth, triplet time patterns. These will cover a wide variety of songs, plus a great professional drum fill using the paraparadiddle.

Triplet Figures – Left Hand Permutations, Right Hand Fig. 1 as Ostinato & Reverse

Teacher: Terry Bozzio Length: 19 min Category: Independence

Triplets with Accents and Paraparadiddle

Teacher: Al Velasquez Length: 6 min Category: Vocabulary

This lesson introduces you to triplets. They are three notes played within each beat. Al shows you one of the basic body motions from the DC Academy Lessons. Be sure and see “Related Lessons” to study the outside release motion often referred to as the Moeller Method. Also, you will learn the para-paradiddle, also known as the double paradiddle.

Triplet Figures – Right Hand 9 Basic Permutations, Left Hand Figure 5 as Ostinato

Teacher: Terry Bozzio Length: 13 min Category: Independence

Single Stroke Roll Development – DC Rudiment #3

Teacher: Ralph Humphrey Length: 14 min Category: Technique

In this lesson, Ralph breaks down the sixteenth note triplet subdivisions of our single stroke roll exercise.

Triplet Figures – Right Hand 9 Basic Permutations, Right Foot Fig. 5 as Ostinato

Teacher: Terry Bozzio Length: 20 min Category: Independence

Single Stroke Development Into Triplets

Teacher: Ralph Humphrey Length: 9 min Category: Technique

Let's take the principles from the previous lesson's exercise and apply them in a triplet context.  You learn how to count and subdivide the triplets while playing your alternating single stroke roll.

Triplet Figures – Alternate Hands 9 Basic Permutations, Right Foot Figure 5 as Ostinato

Teacher: Terry Bozzio Length: 12 min Category: Independence

Terry will demonstrate the same foot ostinato, now playing the 9 permutations using alternating sticking.

Triplet Figures – Right Hand 9 Basic Permutations, Right Foot Fig. 5 as Ostinato

Teacher: Terry Bozzio Length: 20 min Category: Independence