In this video I’m working on playing All The Things in 4/4 on piano. Half notes in the bass and 3rds and 7ths grouped in 5/8. This piano exercise helps me to play 5/8 against 4 while playing my saxophone. Just to be clear, the grouping of 5/8 in my right hand is a quarter note followed by a dotted quarter note throughout the form of the tune. This 5/8 grouping creates harmonic anticipation and harmonic suspension against the 4/4 half notes in the bass. It will help you to blur the bar line a bit and improve your rhythmic concept.