Single Stroke Roll

Introduction

The single stroke roll is probably the most basic rudiment on the drum kit. You simply hit the drum alternately with each hand, so RLRLRLRL… etc. Playing a single stroke slowly and steadily is quite easy. Download the rudiments from Sheet Music Pack 3 and have a try for yourself.

Time To Work

Grade 1 Rudiments (G1001)

We’ll start by looking at rudiments ‘hands only’. Then introduce your feet to help keep time.

SINGLE STROKE ROLL – Beginner Rudiments on the Drum Kit [52]

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