Paradiddle Diddle With Crotchet Accents

A lesson on adding crotchet accents to paradiddle diddles.

In this lesson you will be placing accents on numbered counts in a paradiddle diddle. The same idea has been applied in other rudiments and the only real different here is jump in speed of the sextuplets. When working through the patterns below, start out at a lower tempo and gradually increase speed as you get more comfortable with the parts.


Exercise 1

Accenting a paradiddle diddle


Exercise 2

Accenting a paradiddle diddle


Exercise 3

Accenting a paradiddle diddle


Exercise 4

Accenting a paradiddle diddle


Exercise 5

Accenting a paradiddle diddle


Exercise 6

Accenting a paradiddle diddle


Exercise 7

Accenting a paradiddle diddle


Exercise 8

Accenting a paradiddle diddle


Exercise 9

Accenting a paradiddle diddle


TASKS

  • Place accents in various other places.
  • Add feet into the exercises above.
  • Orchestrate the exercises above.
  • Add accents to other rudiments.