32nd Note Kick Flicks Before The Snare In Common Time 5/4

Using both feet to add some decorative 'flicks' to your groove in 5/4, this time before the first snare in a common time feel groove.

In this lesson you will adding some decorative 32nd notes before the back beat snares within a common time 5/4 groove. The same concept has been applied within a 4/4 time signature context and this is 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 5/4 common time groove with 32nd kick decoration

Example 2

A 5/4 common time groove with 32nd kick decoration

Example 3

A 5/4 common time groove with 32nd kick decoration

Example 4

A 5/4 common time groove with 32nd kick decoration

Example 5

A 5/4 common time groove with 32nd kick decoration

Example 6

A 5/4 common time groove with 32nd kick decoration

Example 7

A 5/4 common time groove with 32nd kick decoration

Example 8

A 5/4 common time 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 5/4 grooves using a similar concept.