The paraddidle is said to have been the most widely populated RUDIMENT of all time.

Why? Simply because it has played a major part and been used and can be used to express a whole lot.

Thats why in this lesson, we call it the Great paradidlle. You can read the previous posts here.

The PARADIDDLE is a 4 note long sticking pattern rudiment which comprises of R AND L as discussed in our previous lessons.

The PARADIDDLE is written as RLRR or LRLL. It can be played in different sub-divisions from the 4th , 8th, 8th note triplets, 16th, 16th note triplet and 32nd notes subdivisions.

The PARADIDDLE is a very useful tool when playing drum fills.

Read more @ http://musicalcrib.com/introduction-to-rudiments-the-great-paradiddle/