First off, as someone mentioned, allowing us to critique your playing on this tune took guts.Need to woodshed the right hand shuffle chops. They start to fall behind and the pattern suffers. The entire halftime shuffle is predicated on that hi-hat part. When the swing loosens up, there is no room for the snare grace notes to compliment the hats. I have the same issue! Do you have the ability to slow the recording down and try it several BPMs lower?
Where is it? When I listen to Paccaro play it, he adds a 32nd note double on the mid trip of 4 (if my memory is serving me correctly?I may be off here, but to me the off beat on the snare drags some. Anyone else hear it that way? I do tend to rush though. Ace