roll rudiments



[Eng.]


A group of fifteen drum rudiments that are based on the roll (the method of sustaining sound on a percussion instrument). This group is broken into three distinct types of roll, the single stroke rudiments, the multiple bounce rudiments and the double stroke open roll rudiments. Below is a table of the basic roll rudiments.

 

Roll Rudiments
 A - Single Stroke Rudiments
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2.
3.

  Single Stroke Roll
  Single Stroke Four
  Single Stroke Seven

 B - Multiple Bounce Roll Rudiments
4.
5.

  Multiple Bounce Roll (Long Roll) †
  Triple Stroke Roll

 C - Double Stroke Open Roll Rudiments
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10.
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12.
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14.
15.

  Double Stroke Open Roll
  Five Stroke Roll
  Six Stroke Roll
  Seven Stroke Roll
  Nine Stroke Roll
  Ten Stroke Roll
  Eleven Stroke Roll
  Thirteen Stroke Roll
  Fifteen Stroke Roll
  Seventeen Stroke Roll

- One of the original NARD 26 Rudiments.

See also Roll Rudiments; Diddle Rudiments; Flam Rudiments; Drag Rudiments.


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