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ride

1. control and direct a horse while mounted on it.
2. lane cut through a wood.

ride work
to ride a horse for the purpose of training it for a race.
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In fact, the crowd started going crazy from the moment drummer Ray Luzier started the 16-note ride cymbal introduction to "Blind.
To eclipse the previous world record, set by 533 drummers at the annual Woodstick music conference in Seattle, USA, in May 2006, each participant had to assemble one bass drum, one snare, at least one tom tom, Hi-Hat cymbals and a crash or ride cymbal and then play the same beat together for five minutes.
I noticed his only rocking was just before he played the bass xylophone, but otherwise he seemed confident as he took turns rotating to the different instruments playing glockenspiel, soprano xylophone, ride cymbal and hi-hat cymbals.