The Baião (BYE-OW) is another well-known Brazilian groove that every serious drummer needs to know. It originated in Bahia which is located in the northeast part of Brazil. The Baião is a single repeating bar with a consistent foot pattern that requires both feet. You will be playing a simple syncopated rhythm in the Bass Drum and beats 2 and 4 on the Hi-Hat pedal. This kind of 4-way coordination is quite challenging especially at faster tempos. In this lesson, we will be taking an 1/8th note approach so you can learn this groove at a basic level.

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