Here’s a fun variation on the “Swissterz”. It can be considered a backward rhythmic version so my good friend Tony Aleguas came up with a great name for it…”Twisted Swissterz”. Both of these Hybrids were inspired by listening to the late great Elvin Jones.
I would just like to note that the patterns I’ll list here are drawn from the standard 26 or 40 rudiments. They’re referred to as “Hybrid” rudiments. Call them hybrids, variations, a farce…if you dig the patterns, you’ll see the important thing is what’s possible regardless of how you refer to these. Here’s one based on the Swiss […]