Rock Backbeat Basics is a free video lesson by Radley Fricker is a demonstration and explanation of one of the most essential drum gooves in American music. In this lesson will learn exactly how to play, count and subdivide this fundamental, time-tested pattern along with a live band.
Here is the notation for this lesson:
If you need help understanding how to read the notation watch the free lesson called Reading Drum Notation.
|Reading Drum Notation||Rock Backbeat Basics|
|Note Subdivision||Beginning Rock Beats 1|
|Cymbal Swells or Rolls||Beginning Rock Beats 2|
|Hand to Hand Warmup||Beginning Rock Beats 3|
|Bass Drum Techniques||Beginning Rock Beats 4|
|In The Style of John Bonham||Beginning Rock Beats 5|
|John Bonham Style 2||Beginning Rock Beats 6|
|In The Style of Neil Peart|