Watch the Using Quintuplets online guitar lesson by Stu Hamm from Stu Hamm U: Tap Bass

Real die-hard Stu Hamm fans will recognize this pattern from a Steve Vai song entitled "Blue Powder" that was originally released on a plastic disk on the inside of an issue of Guitar Player magazine.

If you do not have a lot of experience playing "odd meter" please take your time to practice these exercises slowly with a metronome to get them nice and even.