Originally Posted by cp84
when playing in 3/4 i like to comp in 4/4 so it goes round in circles. i think its a good way to break out of an otherwise regimented feel. i find that if i just play standard foot patterns (hihat on 2 etc) then it can all sound a bit boring and samey. i guess the trick is to move things around but not disrupt the overall flow.
dunno if that makes sense to anyone.
makes absolute perfect sense to me
gives it that over the bar line feel
the 3/4 is there but 4/4 is implied at times
Elvin would do this alot
sounds great and tricks the ear sometimes
can also confuse the cats you are playing with if they are not hip to it :)