In this video Ignacio Berroa shows how to work with patterns of “Swing” and the patterns of Rumba in the same one. 1st line Right hand plays “Swing” in the Cymbal 2nd line Left hand plays “Rumba” with Toms and Snare 3rd line Bass Drum plays “Tumbao” with the Rumba Optional Hihat in the 2nd and 4th beat of the bar
Now, we’re going to play something different. I’m going to play a straight ahead pattern with my leading hand and a rumba pattern with my left hand. First, I’m going to do it in a 4/4 feel and then we’re going to do it in a 12/8 feel. One, two, three, four….