## Two Bar Grooves Using Simple 16th Note Displacement

Developing on level one version of this lesson by using smaller intervals for the displacement.

## Quarter Time

A groove construction idea that creates an even slower feel than half time.

## Counting Quavers With The Left Foot

Use eighth notes on the left foot as a time keeping device.

## Counting Crotchets With The Left Foot

A lesson on turning your left foot into a metronome that counts quarter notes.

## Offbeat 16ths In Half Time - Groove 4

In this set of grooves you will be adding both offbeat kicks and snares to a two bar half time groove.

## Step 1 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1 +a2 + 3 + 4 + 1 +a2 + 3 + 4 +

## Step 2 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1 +a2 + 3 + 4 +a 1 +a2 + 3 + 4 +

## Step 3 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1 +a2 + 3 + 4 +a1 +a2 + 3e+ 4e+

## Step 4 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1 +a2 + 3 + 4 +a1e+a2 + 3e+ 4e+

## Step 5 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1e+a2 + 3 + 4 +a1e+a2e+ 3e+ 4e+

1. Learn the final grove at a tempo of at least 130bpm.
2. Add additional 16th note kicks and snares in various different places.

## Offbeat 16ths In Half Time - Groove 2

In this set of grooves you will be focussing on adding kicks.

## Step 1 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1 + 2e+ 3 + 4 +

## Step 2 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1 + 2e+ 3 + 4 +

## Step 3 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1 + 2e+ 3 + 4e+

## Step 4 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1 +a2e+ 3 + 4e+

## Step 5

In this final groove 16th notes have been added to the right hand, an open hi hat on the offbeat has been put in as well as a ride bell. Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1 +a2e+ 3e+ 4e+

1. Learn the final grove at a tempo of at least 130bpm.
2. Add additional 16th note kicks and snares in various different places.

## Offbeat 16ths In Half Time - Groove 3

In this set of grooves you will be adding both offbeat kicks and snares.

## Step 1 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1e+ 2 + 3 + 4 +a

## Step 2 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1e+ 2 +a3 + 4e+a

## Step 3 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1e+ 2 +a3e+ 4e+a

## Step 4 Check Your Counting:

The counting for this rhythm is: 1e+ 2e+a3e+ 4e+a

## Step 5 Check Your Counting: