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Old 06-11-2010, 02:55 AM
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I tried that once and it definitely makes for a different sound, although I found it to be really counter-intuitive.
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in what way con struct? explain ^^
It's because ever since I began playing I've played the hats in the same way that I play the ride cymbal. When I play the hats my hands work together so I don't see any need to remove one beat or stroke with my right hand to "make room" for my left hand.

So trying it felt very strange and, I guess you could say, "not right." However, if you really take a close look at what various drummers do you can see that they all, we all, do things that work for us and us alone, no?
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