Funk and R&B Grooves 2
Funk & R&B Rhythm 8
A demanding groove with two snare drum hits between the eighth hi-hat hits and an open hi-hat on the sixth of eight hits.
Funk & R&B Rhythm 9
Here, the bass drum takes the lead, using sixteenth notes, while the snare drum is kept simpler.
Funk & R&B Rhythm 10
A seemingly simple groove, but the bass drum rhythms are challenging.
Funk & R&B Rhythm 11
For the first time, the hi-hat is played in sixteenth notes, interrupted only by snare drum hits. Experiment with bass drum variations.
Funk & R&B Rhythm 12
Both the snare drum and bass drum are challenging here, even though they are rarely played.
Funk & R&B Rhythmus 13
A variation of known rhythms. Practice the bass drum and snare drum separately, each in combination with the hi-hat.
Funk & R&B Rhythm 14
Discover endless variations of bass and snare drum and combine known rhythms to create your own Funk & R&B grooves.