Originally Posted by gyutae
u know... if you think about it, rudiments are simply single strokes and double strokes combined together at different speeds... i don't know enough of them to really tell but I like the paradiddle as well.... what ia a ruff?
A ruff (or drag, as it is more commonly known), is very similar to a flam. But instead of one grace note followed by the main note. I could probably decribe it as a triplet played at a fast temo, and the first two notes are ghosted, and the last one is accented.