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Student - Basic Skills Worksheet

Master these basic skills on these 4 instruments.

Piano Drums Guitar Elec Bass
Run Right
Run Left
Run Both
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Chord Left Run Right
Chord Right Run Left
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Arpeggio Right
Arpeggio Left
Arpeggio Both
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Chord Left Arpeggio Right
Chord Right Arpeggio Left
Arpeggio Run - 2 Octaves
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Memorize Formula For :
Major Chords
Minor Chords
Dim. Chords
Aug. Chords
Add a 7th To Each Chord
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Chord Inversion Theory
1-4-5 w/ Inversions

Tap 8's
Trip 8's
Bounce 8's
Paradiddles
Alternating 5 stroke roll
Long Roll
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Basic Rock Beat
1X Ride
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Basic Rock Beat
2X Ride
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Basic Rock Beat
2x Ride
Double Kick on 3
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Trip-around Fill
Roll-around Fill
X Fill
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Waltz Beat
Shuffle Beat

* Alternate your practice
sessions between matched
grip & traditional grip.
Exercise # 1
Left Hand Fingering
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Pentatonic Scales
All 5 Positions
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Tuning
Reading Tabs
Making Short Chords
Movable Chord Theory
Using a Capo
Changing Strings
Alternate Tunings
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Using Digital Tuner w/
Octaves Shown
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1-4-5 Pattern
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I encourage students to play multiple instruments.
If you are a student of mine you will know, or be learning, what each of these terms means.
I am slowly posting video, for each of these skills, on YouTube.
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