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[MUSIC]
All right, these are knee slappers.
So what it is, is three then four.
It's another seven note thing,
but the first part is gonna be the
original flair, which is this.
[SOUND]
And
the second part is gonna be a three click.
[MUSIC]
Crescent flare, all right?
So seven notes [SOUND]
So usually
the first part is going to be slow and the
four notes gonna be a little faster.
So it's.
[SOUND]
So let's do that in slow motion.
Right, you got that original flare.
[SOUND] So let's recap.
So you got the open fader, you got to cut
the sound in half.
[SOUND] Stop there and do the reverse
chirp.
All right?
So that's the original flare.
If, go back to the original flare video to
learn that.
So, the next part would be, be crescent
flare.
[SOUND] Let's recap that real quick.
So it's like, open fader, and then you
just do three clicks around the baby.
[SOUND]
Making four notes.
So once again.
Back to the Knee Slapper.
It's, it's three.
It's gonna be one, two, three.
One, two, three, four.
One, two, three.
One, two, three, four.
One, two, three.
One, two, three, four.
One, two, three.
One, two, three, four.
All right?
So the, the three's are gonna be the
original flare to the crescent flare.
Original flare, crescent flare.
Original flare, crescent flare.
[MUSIC]
And what's cool about that is when you get
used to it you can always do these
original flares.
And just throw the three click in wherever
you want.
[SOUND] See that?
[SOUND]
So once again, original flare.
[SOUND] To the crescent flare.
[SOUND] Oops, that was a, that was a four
click crescent flare, but
you get the idea.
[SOUND] There you go.
[SOUND]
So one two three, one two three four,
one two three, one two three four, one two
three, one two three four, one two three,
one two three four.
And you can do it really fast, like.
[SOUND]
See it's a three click.
Then just go back to the original flare.
[MUSIC]
Let's do it really slow.
[SOUND]
Even slower.
Let's do it without the beat all right.
So you got the three notes original flair
and then the four note crescent flair.
[SOUND]
One two three, one two three four.
One two three, one two three four.
[SOUND]
Then now,
as you get more into it, you can start
doing.
And say two original flares and then one
crescent flare.
Two original flares, and one crescent
flare.
So two original flares would be.
[SOUND] And then a crescent flare.
[SOUND] So it'd be.
[SOUND]
All right?
Or, you can do.
One original flare and two crescent flare.
[SOUND]
You just mix up the numbers.
[SOUND]
Whenever you want
that crescent flare to come in.
[SOUND]
And those are knee slappers.
I think the reason I call them knee
slappers is cuz it was, cuz it was
sort of funny when we were doing it, we
were just kind of joking around one day.
Me and my buddies were just.
[SOUND]
You know, huh?
One of those things.
Every time the three, that the three click
would come over,
we'd just kinda make a stupid face, but
yeah those are knee slappers.
So, go back to the how to do the original
flare and learn the crescent flare and
just put those together and you've got
that seven note combo for a knee slapper.
All right?
Once again, if you guys got some videos
and you're not sure how it's done or
if you have a video of a different
variation of that or other variations.
Please send it to us.
We'd like to check it out and learn from
you.
And other people would like to see it as
well too and yeah.
Knee slappers.
[SOUND]
[MUSIC]