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Nine Stroke Roll

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ABOUT THE RUDIMENT

The nine stroke roll is very similar to the five stroke roll and seven stroke roll. Like these other two rudiments, the nine stroke roll combines a series of double strokes with one single stroke to create an odd-numbered string of notes. This combination is less popular than the other two rudiments, but it’s still a great addition to your drumming arsenal.

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Triple Stroke Roll
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Nine Stroke Roll
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