#NoSheetsChallenge 004 | Try learning this lick without sheet music!
As a musician, an important skill to have is learning music by watching and listening. Knowing how to read music is important, but sometimes you won’t always get the luxury of having sheet music.
So don’t write this out or physically transcribe this. Instead, learn by watching over and over, playing in segments, and try to mimic what you see and hear.
Enjoy this and let’s see who can learn this without the sheets!
Here are some notes to help you out:
MEASURE 1: This measure is all 8th Note Triplet Based. (Make sure you play the herta rhythmically accurate)
MEASURE 2: This measure is exactly the same as Measure 1.
MEASURE 3: This measure is in 5/5 with a shot on 1 and 16th notes that decreceno for the rest of the measure.
MEASURE 4: This measure starts with a 9let with the sticking:
R l l R l l r r L
And ends with:
SHOT FLAM RELEASE
PRACTICE. POST. TAG.
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