Double Stroke Triplet With Quarter Note Triplet Feet

A triplet based foot rhythm.

Through this page you will be learning some more feet ostinati underneath a double stroke triplet, this time these willl be built based on quarter note triplets. This is a slightly unusual rhythm but fits nicely underneath the double stroke sticking. It is important to make play the parts through slowly at first making sure each foot lines up with the appropriate hand. At the bottom of the page you will find a list of links you may find useful when learning these parts. When you have worked through the list below, try creating your own versions.


Exercise 1

Quarter note triplets on the feet under a double stroke triplet


Exercise 2

Quarter note triplets on the feet under a double stroke triplet


Exercise 3

Quarter note triplets on the feet under a double stroke triplet


Exercise 4

Quarter note triplets on the feet under a double stroke triplet

Exercise 5

Quarter note triplets on the feet under a double stroke triplet


Exercise 6

Quarter note triplets on the feet under a double stroke triplet


Exercise 7

Quarter note triplets on the feet under a double stroke triplet


TASKS

  • Using the 2 minute rule, get all 7 exercises up to a tempo of at least 130bpm.
  • Create your own variations by orchestrating the rhythm.
  • Orchestrate the parts using various different concepts.