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Stick Control - Double Paradiddle

Learn stick control and how to play a double paradiddle, or a para paradiddle, on drums. Matt Teitelman (Kanye West) builds on the paradidddle exercise and adds a new drum rudiment, the double paradiddle. Matt explains what strokes make up a double paradiddle and how you play double paradiddles with increasing and decreasing speed, and where to accent the strokes. Matt also shows you how to play the paradiddle rhythm with just one hand. Remember, if you can't control your sticks, you can't control your drums!Be sure to check out the other Stick Control lessons and the other drum tutorials available at Music School Online utilizing current popular songs and iconic classics to teach aspiring and seasoned musicians in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play drums at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
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