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How to use the Rhythm Coach function in Roland V-Drums

A drummer’s job is all about time; keeping the beat, which determines the feel and the mood – even the credibility of a band’s performance. Developing good timing requires plenty of practice. Luckily, there’s help at hand.

Staying in time

Timing; it’s the staple by which all drummers are judged. Like it or not, you’re more likely to be judged as a good/poor drummer based on whether you can play on the beat consistently without noticeably speeding up or slowing down. This is more important than your killer chops and blazing fills.

Nailing your timing