Learn to Play > Lesson 9: The Standard Intermediate Beat

Lesson 9: Overview

Holy cow. You know what? You've pretty much finished the lesson plan as far as slow beats are concerned and now you're ready to learn the Intermediate (medium speed) beats – those are the mrdanga beats you use once the kirtan starts “warming up” after a slow, expectant beginning. The Intermediate Beats are the mrdanga beats we use more in the middle of the kirtan.

Estimated completion time: 45 minutes plus homework.

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