keeping it simple

Snare drum

Warmup/technique – 8s, stick control 16s at 116bpm; controlled bounces 2, 3, 4 into rolls at 71bpm.

Sightread Les Parks rudimental solos, with metronome


Surface Drifts/Four-mallet

Used Bach sonatas to work on DV strokes (chorale-ish mvts) and SI strokes (mallet 3 and 4, with gig-like mvts); SI mallets 1 and 4 with octaves and chromatic scales; SA strokes with M3, m3. Metronome on at 82bpm.

40-end – worked through various issues…no time to articulate what those issues were 😉

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