Four Stroke Ruff With Constant Eighth Note Triplet Feet

An eighth note triplet based foot rhythm.

Through this page you will be learning some more feet ostinati underneath a single stroke triplet, this time these willl be built based on eighth note triplets. In terms of placement this is pretty straight forward as all feet line up with a hand but this will be a big drain on your stamina. It is important to 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

Eighth note triplets on the feet under a 4 Stroke Ruff


Exercise 2

Eighth note triplets on the feet under a 4 Stroke Ruff


Exercise 3

Eighth note triplets on the feet under a 4 Stroke Ruff


Exercise 4

Eighth note triplets on the feet under a 4 Stroke Ruff

Exercise 5

Eighth note triplets on the feet under a 4 Stroke Ruff


Exercise 6

Eighth note triplets on the feet under a 4 Stroke Ruff


Exercise 7

Eighth note triplets on the feet under a 4 Stroke Ruff


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.