Spice up your grooves with these “outside” hi-hat patterns. Check out the way these sound over the groove as Rich demonstrates hi-hat pattern derived groups of 3, 5, 6 and 7 played over rock/funk grooves.
To work on this, play a simple groove add the example on the hi-hat over the groove.
Add improvisations and create phrases by altering your kick and snare as you become comfortable.
Video Examples are as follows:
Page 25 (Groups of 3):
Page 27 (Groups of 5):
Page 28 (Groups of 6):
Page 32 (Groups of 7):