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Rock grooves
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R&B grooves
Jazz grooves
specialty grooves

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ROCK GROOVES

8th note patterns
Here are five variations to start you off. Listen to your favorite pop/rock records to learn even more.

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16th note patterns
These work well with faster rock tunes that need a busy hi-hat. Play the hi-hat with both hands.

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Half-time feels
These are useful for creating rhythmic variety. Listen for a "half-time" feel in some of your favorite songs.

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