Example of snare-drum fill from “Pennsylvania 6-5000” composed by Jerry Gray and Carl Sigmna, with a single snare stroke occurring on the fourth beat.
Example of fourth-beat stroke with added grace note from Duke Ellington's redition of Vincent Youmans's "Tea for Two."
Snare drum fill shown in 12-bar backbeat context from Danny & the Juniors' "At the Hop" ("Let's Go to the Hop").
Note: No sound example is available for this Figure due to copyright restrictions.
Johannes Brahms, String Quartet op. 51, no. 1, first movement, measures 1 to 4.