He‘s keeping time on the hi hat and mixing in marching band-style rhythms with prog fills.Sorry Guys If I bother you, but talking about Ian Paice, I would ask you to help me in structure Analysys
The Song is "Prelude:Happiness/I'm So Glad"
During The prelude, Pacey is doing a massive work on Snare Drum, adapting to fast tempo imposed From Jon Lord Hammond..
I can hear also he's using HI-Hat pedal at certain points
You can hear this sort of Crescendo on Snare Drum...How you drummer could this tempo?bolero? sory I'm not a drummer