Illustration of Dhol

READ & PLAY™ THE DHOL 

Module 1 – Play Along

Basic Sounds and Traditional Punjabi Rhythms

COURSE SUPPORT

These practice pieces are designed to be used with our Read & Play course books – but they can also be used by themselves.

Play Along and join the band. Have fun practising the pieces in our course modules by drumming along with these backing tracks.

• Two versions are provided. Check your playing with the recorded dhol. Then, when you’re confident, select the audio ‘without dhol’ and play along.

PRACTICE PIECES

Ge Practice

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Ke Practice

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Ge Practice with Ke

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Na Practice

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Te Practice

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Na Practice with Te

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Da Practice

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Da Practice with Na

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Da Practice with Na and Te

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Da Practice with Ge

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Da Practice with Ge and Ke

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Da Practice with Ge, Ke and Na

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Da Practice with Ge, Ke, Na and Te

With Dhol
Without Dhol

SOLO PIECES

Dhol Solos

Dhol Solo 01
Dhol Solo 02
Dhol Solo 03

RHYTHM PIECES

Traditional Punjabi Rhythms

Chaal (Basic)

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Chaal (Full)

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Lambi Chaal (basic)

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Chaal Variation

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Laggi

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Laggi Variations

With Dhol
Without Dhol

Tora (Fill Patterns)

With Dhol
Without Dhol