These comps are tons of fun, they always make me think of Tony Williams!

Here are the guidelines:

  • Rests are interpreted as bass drum
  • Notes are interpreted as snare drum

Don’t forget to keep the Hi-hat popping!

In the video, Rich demonstrates #s 4, 9, 10, 15, 24 and 25 from pag 54. Stay tuned until the end of the video for a couple of bonus improvs based on this material!

Open your mind up to new comping possibilities, by using Groups of 4 over triplets…

Gain independence while developing useful jazz vocabulary, using the limb that often gets the least comping attention!

Extend your jazz vocabulary by playing all the Groups of 3 over the basic ostinatos on other limbs, as 3 beat figures.

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