Learning how to program orchestral-type music, using EastWest’s Play plugin and Composer Cloud. Very powerful and expressive, with the limitless number of articulations available. Still just getting my feet wet, but I’m excited about the possibilities here. Until next time..
Working on a new ambient track, won’t have much in the way of drums. Incorporating a nice warm Rhodes patch from the Nord with some ambient patches from Omnisphere. Really digging it so far, LMK what you think. Until next time..
Starting to get the hang of SD3’s new grid editor. Really flexible, really powerful with all the different drum articulations you can program in. Not the fastest workflow, especially compared to using Live’s MIDI editor, but I’m brand new to it so still learning. Until next time..
Got into learning Superior Drummer 3’s new grid editor today. Lots of possibilities, excellent ability to program in articulations. Check it out. Until next time..
This evening we programmed a few different beats in 5/8. We approached the problem in a few ways: Basic take on a 6/8 rhythm with the last eighth note removed Latin jazz style (this is similar to Dave Brubeck’s classic, Take 5, played by the late great Joe Morello, but with a latin jazz approach to the ride) 5/4 back beat — this one was pretty in the pocket; ended up adding a bass part that I think will could …