Posted on 20 January 2008 by chan
This is the basic maculele beat. It is usually played with many variations, more drums and a lot faster. But this is just an example so that you will be able to learn it.
The hit of the sticks comes in on the first two beats (in the verbal annotation).
LEFT RIGHT RIGHT RIGHT LEFT RIGHT RIGHT (HAND)
EDGE EDGE MIDDLE MIDDLE EDGE EDGE MIDDLE (HIT ON DRUM)