Max Roach – Take The ‘A’ Train (Trading Fours Drum Transcription)

Hi folks, here’s the drum transcription for the trading fours played by Max Roach on the tune “Take the ‘A’ Trainfrom the album Study in Brown (1955) by Clifford Brown & Max Roach.

On the A section, Max Roach plays the fours trading with the band, while on the bridge he plays an entire drum break. The tempo of the tune is approximately 290 beats per minute.

max roach take the a train drum transcription

Here’s the download link, all feedback and comments are greatly appreciated.



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