Drum fills are an exciting way to add flair to the beats you’re playing! Get ready to have some fun punching out dynamic grooves with these three need-to-know chops. This lesson will introduce you to a variety of drum fill sounds and techniques that will help you take your beats to the next level. Whether you’re just starting out, or have been playing for years, learning how to craft creative yet powerful drum fills is essential for any drummer.
In this lesson, we’ll focus on exploring different rhythms and patterns that can be used in various genres of music – from hip hop and rock, to funk and jazz. You’ll learn how to play rudiments such as paradiddles, flams and ratamacues on the drums in order to create unique sounding fill ideas.
The patterns are pretty simple, for more intermediate/advanced drummers, and after watching this video – you’ll be able to play with flow around the drums and have a fun time doing it!