32nd Note Flicks Before The Snare In 6/8

Using both feet to add some decorative 'flicks' to your groove in 6/8.

In this lesson you will adding some decorative 32nd notes before the back beat snares within a 6/8 groove. The same concept has been applied within other time signatures and these are linked at the bottom of the page. Working through this material first will make the patterns on this page much easier.

Listed below are several examples applying this concept. At the bottom of the page you will find a list of links to lessons that may help the learning process.


Example 1

A 6/8 groove with 32nd kick decoration


Example 2

A 6/8 groove with 32nd kick decoration


Example 3

A 6/8 groove with 32nd kick decoration


Example 4

A 6/8 groove with 32nd kick decoration


Example 5

A 6/8 groove with 32nd kick decoration


TASK

  • Using the 2 minute rule, get all grooves up to a tempo of at least 120bpm.
  • Use the given patterns to create further 6/8 grooves using a similar concept.