Lessons

Drum Parts, Video

Zigaboo Modeliste’s Funk Workout

Work your way through a transcription of Zigaboo Modeliste’s part from the instrumental “Cissy Strut,” which was a Top 10 hit in the spring of 1969. Be sure to check out the unconventional relationship between his bass drum and snare on the turnarounds, and the creative voicing on his hi-hat throughout.