Balancing Your Double Bass Strokes

One of the biggest problems some double bass drummers have is playing each foot at the same volume/velocity. The weak foot needs to strike the bass drum as hard as your favored foot or you wind up with uneven-sounding rhythm. These specific exercises are some colorful foot patterns to work out your double bass chops and build stamina. Remember to alternate which foot and/or hand you begin with.

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