Lesson 1)This video lesson will focus only on the bass drum parts for maracatu. We will cover 8 different maracatu BD patterns at 3 different tempos. Make sure you master these parts before moving to the next lesson.
Lesson 2) In this lesson we’ll isolate the 8 bass drum patterns and add the gonguê bell part to the hi hat with the foot. This is a great independence exercise and will also improve your bass drum technique.
Lesson 3) In this lesson we’ll isolate all of the bass drum parts and simplify the HH part to allow more flexibility in different musical situations. This is a great independence exercise and will also improve your bass drum technique.
Lesson 4) This lesson will explore the snare drum part for maracatu Baque de Marcação and Baque de Imalê. We will play with a straight feel and a Brazilian swing feel.
Lesson 5) Putting it All Together! This is the final lesson for this pack. We will take all of the parts that we studied in the previous lessons and put them all together. This lesson will have you playing a complete maracatu on the drumset with all of the parts!
Total lesson time approx 77 minutes