Short fill-ins

Alex Reeves Lesson time: (5min 43sec)

Short fills are extremely useful. If played with good time, feel, and with consideration for the musical message, they can subtly enhance the shape and structure of a performance. If you have followed the last two lessons properly, then you should have a good idea about the mindset that you need to have in order to play your fill-ins with the same time and feel as your beats.

About the instructor


Alex is a freelance musician who has performed live and in the studio with artists as diverse as Dizzee Rascal, Unkle, Bat for Lashes, Guy Garvey and Elbow. He has played headline slots at all the major UK festivals, including televised appearances on Glastonbury's Pyramid Stage, Oxygen Main Stage and T In The Park. International TV performances also include Live on MTV, the Jools Holland Hootenanny and The BBC Electric Proms with Dizzee Rascal.
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