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Lesson 3 - Percussion

Rhythm Vocabulary Part 1

Practice each example with a metronome set to 100 bpm.

Count each rhythm out loud before playing it.
Make sure you are using the correct sticking for each rhythm.

Click here to view the rhythm vocabulary sheet
(or use the one that was given to you in your lesson).

Rhythm Vocabulary Part 2
Once you have mastered the rhythms at 100 bpm start increasing the tempo of the metronome by 10 bpm.
Use the checklist below. Try to get to 150 bpm.

_____100 bpm

_____110 bpm

_____120 bpm

_____130 bpm

_____140 bpm

_____150 bpm