Sones & Jones Flips
In this video, you’re going to learn about Sones & Jones Flips. These flips are really unique because the right hand is flipping a different direction than the left hand. This gives you contrary motion that looks really cool.
- The right hand rotates outward and the left hand rotates inward
- Both cymbals should land at the same time
- Your hands and cymbals should take a direct pathway
- You really need to push with your thumbs and rotate your wrists to get the full cymbal rotation
- A lot of the power for these flip downs come from your shoulders