In this session you will learn to use three shaker sounds to make a shaker pattern.
The Egg Shaker is the third sound you will need to make to make a shaker pattern.
It is an aspirated Bidental (rear) Fricative and it looks like this:
And it sounds like this:
Watch the video to learn how to make the Egg Shaker sound.
The shaker pattern uses the three sounds you have learned in this lesson and combines them in a repeating pattern of four sounds.
It sounds like this:
In BZZKTT, Percussion sounds are represented with this icon:
The pattern is a Sharp Shaker, followed by an Egg Shaker, followed by a Slow Shaker, followed by an Egg Shaker again.
Sharp Shaker • Egg Shaker • Slow Shaker • Egg Shaker
The 4-sound pattern looks like this (click on the icons to hear the sounds):
When we combine them into a Beat Pattern we repeat the 4-Sound pattern 8 times…
Watch this video to learn how to make the Shaker Pattern:
When you are ready, take the Lesson 5 Roundup quiz!
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