Paradiddle Grooves – Stick Control Application Part Two

Last month I talked about paradiddle application using the book “Stick Control”, in particular the exercises 5 to 8 of page 5. Here’s a summary of all the things discussed in the previous article. The grooves are played with the hi-hat on the downbeat. Here below the variation of the first groove (exercise 5) playing … More Paradiddle Grooves – Stick Control Application Part Two

More Paradiddle Grooves – Stick Control Application Part Two

The Weeknd – Escape From LA (Drum Groove Transcription)

Included on the recent album After Hours by The Weeknd, Escape From LA deserves attention for his main groove and the hi-hat feel in double time. Here’s the transcription of the main groove: a slow hip-hop beat with an interesting hi-hat part at the end of every four measures. This is a drumset adaption since … More The Weeknd – Escape From LA (Drum Groove Transcription)

Franco Battiato – La Cura (Drum Sheet Music)

Franco Battiato is an Italian singer, songwriter, and composer who has collaborated with a lot of renowned musicians as David Rhodes, Lele Melotti, Simon Tong and Gavin Harrison to name a few. His unique music style incorporates a wide variety of influences from pop to classical, to rock and world music. One of his beautiful songs is … More Franco Battiato – La Cura (Drum Sheet Music)