Mastering the upstroke has unlimited benefits. Knowing exactly what you do is the ultimate tool. I am proud to having come up with a great way of achieving this quickly and thoroughly. I give you: STAGGATO-EIGHT
The five stroke roll is usually the starting point for all drummers to learn roll rudiments. Here is an application of that roll turned inside out. Fun for use inside of grooves or as fills, especially in electronica or drum and bass styles.
And here is the second part of 204 – enjoy. If you have not seen the one before yet, or do not know what invert paradiddle means, go search 199 and/or 204 in the search box at the bottom of this site.
this lick is built off of the invert paradiddle, and builds skills to playing singles and doubles between hands and kick. watch it, make it your own, and go around the whole kit with it, creating what you love to hear. It might be useful …