PRACTICAL – 6 BASIC OF DRUM KIT 0 0 4 4
This course will deal with the rudiments of drumming.
UNIT 1 10
Drum kit notation, Dynamics, Easy rhythms in 2/4, 4/4,Fills using crotchets and quavers. Rudiments – Single strokes – Double strokes – Single paradiddle
UNIT 2 10
Accents, Quavers on the bass drum, Ride cymbal and crash cymbal, Open hi-hat exercises, Playing on the rim of the snare drum.
UNIT 3 10
Easy rhythms in 3/4 time, Flam, Applying rudiments to the drums, More rhythms and rest, Sixteenth note exercise.
UNIT 4 10
Half bar fills, Drags, Ruffs, Fill exercise in syncopation, Drum fills around the toms.
UNIT 5 10
Basic rock beats, Basic funk beats, Blues and shuffles, Reggae beats, Sound at sight.
At the end of this course the students will be able to,
CO-1: Understand drum notations and simple beats and rhythm. CO-2: Play exercises on kick drum, cymbals and snare.
CO-3: Play easy rhythms in 3/4 and sixteenth note exercise CO-4: Play half bar fills, ruffs and drags
CO-5: Play basic rock beats, funk beats, blues and shuffles
1. Rock Drumming, for Beginners to Advanced Students by Andy Griffiths