This is one basic jazz waltz beat. The hihat is played on beat 2. This is a good starting point for jazz band auditions.
Jon offers drum lessons in Longmont, Colorado.
About Jon Powers
As a private instructor, Jon has taught drum lessons in Longmont, CO since 1992. He has developed a unique drum teaching curriculum and his students have gone on to attend All State Jazz Band, All State Honor Band, the Blue Knights, Berklee College of Music and the University of North Texas.