paradiddle definition

  • noun:
    • A pattern of drumbeats characterized by four fundamental beats and alternating left-handed and right-handed strokes regarding consecutive major beats.
    • A percussive exercise (one of 26 drum rudiments) involving playing four even shots in purchase ‘right left right correct’ or ‘left right-left kept’
    • The noise of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and continuously.
    • the sound of a drum (especially a snare drum) beaten rapidly and constantly

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