This month's lesson demonstrates a quick way to shift a typical double bass groove into high gear using the skills you already have with the single kick. Here's the video:

Double the Double Kick

The performance in the video is based around the "double kick 101" groove everyone first learns shown below:



Then, keeping the same logic of alternating the feet, insert a double stroke with your right foot. In the video, I am demonstrating it in a postion as outlined in this example here:



Once you feel comfortable with this example, experiment with placing the double stroke on other right foot notes.








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