Polyrhythms

No Problem Polyrhythms : Funky Kick 4 over 3 – Advanced Drum Lessons

Take lessons with me every week at : http://bit.ly/NnChSk Furthering Stengah the cat’s masterful lesson on 4 over 3 into some grooves! ~Aaron  

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Catt Halpern Drum Lesson : 4 over 3 With Stengah

Please join Drumeo! http://bit.ly/NnChSk Take lessons with me (and Stengah) every week at Drumeo in the link above! Keep on’ smackin’ thems drums! ~Aaron

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Got Paradiddles? Badass Grooves Await Ye! – Advanced Drum Lessons

Please join Drumeo! http://bit.ly/NnChSk Take lessons with me every week at Drumeo in the link above! Yes, the triplet and quintuplet variations qualify as implied metric modulations 🙂 Keep hittin’ things! ~Aaron  

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Quintuplet Warmup For Technique And Creativity – Advanced Drum Lessons

Please join Drumeo! http://bit.ly/NnChSk ***NO PDF : See below! (Make sure to also practice them left!) Singles : RLRLR LRLRL RLRLR LRLRL Doubles : RRLLR RLLRR LLRRL LRRLL RLLRR LLRRL LRRLL RRLLR LLRRL LRRLL RRLLR RLLRR LRRLL RRLLR RLLRR LLRRL Paradiddles : RLRRL RLLRL RRLRL LRLRR LRLLR LRRLR LLRLR RLRLL RLLRL RRLRL LRLRR LRLLR LRRLR […]

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Triplet Warmup For Technique And Creativity – Advanced Drum Lessons

Please join Drumeo! http://bit.ly/NnChSk ***NO PDF : See below! (Make sure to also practice them left!) Singles : RLR LRL RLR LRL Doubles : RRL LRR LLR RLL RLL RRL LRR LLR LLR RLL RRL LRR LRR LLR RLL RRL Paradiddles : RLR RLR LLR LRR LRL LRL RRL RLL RLL RLR RLR LLR LRR […]

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No Problem Polyrhythms : Stengah The Cat Teaches 4 over 3 Ambidextrously

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48″ Boomywang Polyrhythms : Extreme Dub Step Cymbal : Satan’s Helicopter

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Groove Of The Week #1 : Polyrhythmic 5/4

First instalment of the groove of the week series! I hope you enjoy! It’s a fun little beat in 5/4 that implies a four pulse polyrhythmically! Take it slow, the last version with the extra ghost notes is nasty 😉 Keep hittin’ things! ~Aaron

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Abstract Beat Modification 3 of 5 Composite Time Signatures – OnlineDrummer.com

Today we’re going to dive into the third of five lessons I’m doing on OnlineDrummer.com about beat modification. Essentially, we’re going to go through the steps that I would take in modifying a beat. Starting with a simple 7/8 groove and ending up with a composite meter pattern with multiple simultaneous polyrhythmic layers five videos […]

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Abstract Beat Modification 2 of 5 PLUS 15/16 Meshuggah : Bleed Fill – OnlineDrummer.com

  Hey everyone! Welcome to part two of my series on beat modification for OnlineDrummer.com! I hope you guys enjoy, this time we’re talkin’ about 15/16! Keep hittin’ things! ~Aaron              

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Abstract Beat Modification 1 of 5 PLUS 7/8 Meshuggah : Bleed Fill – OnlineDrummer.com

What’s up, drummers!? I’m excited to present to you the first of five lessons I’m doing on OnlineDrummer.com about beat modification. Essentially, we’re going to go through the steps that I would take in modifying a beat. Starting with a simple 7/8 groove and ending up with a composite meter pattern with multiple simultaneous polyrhythmic […]

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Hey everyone As I’m sure you can see from the title, the online store is up and running! http://www.aaronedgardrum.com/premium-videos As a special bonus, you can have the premium video that’s currently available at a 25% discount until Saturday night only!  Hurry on down and grab yourself a copy right now! http://www.aaronedgardrum.com/premium-videos/ Keep hittin’ everything! ~Aaron […]

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Polyrhythms Part 5 : 6 over 5 and 6 over 7

Hey everyone, In this video we’re going to discuss the basics of how to do both 6 over 5 and 6 over seven. In their most basic forms these are applied as sixteenth note triplets. We’re going to cover the phrasing and how to play them using different sticking patterns. This of course, is all […]

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Metric Modulation Part 4 : Toto’s Rosanna Modulation Fill, Double Bass and MORE!

Part 1 : Metric Modulation Vs. Implied Metric Modulation Part 2 : Your First 5 Steps To Metric Modulation Mayhem! Part 3 : More Metric Modulation : Double Gong Drums & Double Bass! In this edition of the Metric Modulation series we’re going to further some of our study with five new illusions! First of […]

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Metric Modulation : Double Gong Drums & Double Bass

In the previous video we touched on some of the basic metric modulations using eighth notes, triplets and sixteenth notes for our sub divisions both originally and modulated. This time, we’re going to use the same subdivisions but we’ll be breaking the patterns up. For example, instead of playing every single note of the triplet, […]

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Your First 5 Steps to Metric Modulation Mayhem

Free .PDF transcription of playing examples : http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/metricmod2.pdf In the first video of this series we spoke in depth about my concept of Metric Modulation both actual and implied. For those who don’t remember or didn’t see that video, yet. In Implied Metric Modulation we’re merely pretending to speed up or slow down by using a […]

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Metric Modulation Vs. Implied Metric Modulation

Free .PDF transcription of playing examples : http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/metricmod.pdf What is metric modulation? Metric modulation, in a nutshell is when we either speed up or slow down in a way that’s relative to the original tempo/feel. The difference between an actual and an implied metric modulation is that in actual; we’re basing our pulse on the […]

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Polyrhythmic Theory : The Polyrhythms Series Prequel

This video even further explains polyrhythmic theory than Part 1. Understanding is always the most important part! This also explains where the video series is going. In a polyrhythm’s most basic form we can take the top number as it’s subdivision and the bottom number to dictate our meter and spacing within the subdivision. Watch […]

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Polyrhythms Part 4 : (4 over 5 & 4 over 7)

PDF Transcription : http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/polyrhythms4.pdf Hey everybody! Some more sixteenth based polyrhythms for you! The cool thing about sixteenth based rhythms is that we can put them into anything we want. We can apply them in ways that are subtle, twisted or anything in between! The best thing about having four over anything is that most […]

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Beat Displacement Tutorial Part 3 : Polyrhythmic Displacement & More!

http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/displacement3.pdf *  FREE Pdf Transcription In this video we’re going to take a look at more sixteenth note displacement ideas. Focussing on only one groove in this video, we explore some of the options for displacement outside the realm of the obvious. We’ll start by taking a piece of the groove and displacing it as […]

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Polyrhythms Part 3 : Grooves Galore : Odd Time Polyrhythmic Linear Breakbeat!

http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/polyrhythms3.pdf * PDF Download This time around we’re going to take a look at two over five and two over seven. Conceptually, they’re really simple polyrhythms with their most basic form being eighth notes. Instead of just discarding them as useless, this video lesson explores them in much more detail, applying them as note placement […]

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Polyrhythms Part 2 : DJENT Grooves, Longer Phrases and Double Bass

http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/polyrhythms2.pdf * PDF Download In this video you’ll learn all about larger spacings in eighth note triplet based polyrhythms : 3 over 5, 3 over 7 and 3 over 8. Also some cool double bass shuffle grooves and polyrhythmic, odd time djent grooves! The drumset in this video is : Sonor SQ2 Beech Vintage, Makassar […]

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Polyrhythms Part 1 : Theory, Basics and INTENSE Polyrhythmic Blast Beats!

http://www.AaronEdgarDrum.com/pdf/polyrhythms1.pdf * PDF Download In this video you’ll learn all about the theory of basic polyrhythms, 2 over 3 and 3 over 2, also how they’re different. 3/4 and 4/3. All with fun and challenging orchestrations on the drum set! MASTER CLASS LESSON : ONLY $2.99 CANADIAN! $2.99 Canadian gets you over ten minutes of […]

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