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Experiential Learning by Jacob Collier

Jacob Collier

Here’s what Jacob has to say about learning how to gain great rhythmic abilities, "For me, experiential learning is way, way more important than intellectual learning". -- Taken from YouTube below. “Poly-rhythms is about being exact but life is not about being exact”. “In life, you learn most -   when you take a step forward,… Continue reading Experiential Learning by Jacob Collier

Preview of Song Rhythm Tracks iOS app / iPhone-X (vimeo)

Getting Excited

At Alive Drumming, we get excited about drumming - Real drumming by real drummers striking real drums. There's no substitute for talent. Our tracks are based on recordings of top studio drummers, sequenced and engineered by our smart technologies into complete, fully-arranged backing tracks specific to your song.   Let's get excited!

Nobody does #songform quite like #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com

Reviewers Wanted for Song Rhythm Tracks

Alive Drumming is calling reviewers, bloggers & educators for our Song Rhythm Tracks app.

Song Rhythm Tracks is a musician’s Apple iOS universal app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch that plays rhythm tracks arranged to your songs.

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What folk are saying about Song Rhythm Tracks -Sandra – http://mvnt.us/m843560

Maverick and a True Innovator for the practical musician - We want to play our instruments and have great rhythmic backing with a minimum of fuss and bother. That’s what this App delivers.

- Sandra
http://mvnt.us/m843560

Song, “Moonlight In Vermont” – http://hearthis.at/1785004/

https://hearthis.at/alive-drumming/3x3x6a6a8a8a2ejazzbrushesdry070variation1of1allmix/

"Moonlight In Vermont"

3 choruses of the form, "6|6|8|8"  using a Jazz rhythm using brushes only at 70 bpm, Song Rhythm Tracks.

Enhance your #musicpractice with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com

As supplied on the "Jazz and Blues Sampler", Apple iOS App. https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1344104865

So different, so exciting!

Musician’s player.

Massive library of rhythms.

Mobile-first.

Musician’s language interface.

No more drum loops.

No more sequencing.

https://alivedrumming.com/song-rhythm-tracks-a-comparison/ 

All-in-all, Song Rhythm Tracks are very different!

https://alive-drumming.org/song-rhythm-tracks-a-comparison/

 

Song, “Stormy Weather” – http://hearthis.at/1785014/

https://hearthis.at/alive-drumming/4i3x32aabajazzterryclarkedry050variation6of8allmix/

"Stormy Weather" - This Song Rhythm Track fits a 32-bar AABA ballad, being played at 50 b.p.m.

As supplied on the "Jazz and Blues Sampler", Apple iOS App.  https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1344104865

#arrange ANY song, easily with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com

Song, “Blue Bossa” – http://hearthis.at/1784966/

https://hearthis.at/alive-drumming/8i6x16bbjazzfunkgroovindry110variation2of6allmix/

This is a grooving jazz funk rhythm at 110 bpm arranged as an 8-bar intro', followed by 6 choruses of a 16-bar Tune (4 x 4-bar phrases).

As supplied on the "Jazz and Blues Sampler", Apple iOS App. https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1344104865?mt=8

#GettingIntoTheGroove #practicing with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com

Song, “El Jamaiquino” – http://hearthis.at/1839550/

https://hearthis.at/alive-drumming/8i3x24aabsalsaguaracha32dry180variation2of8allmix/

El Jamaiquino” – 3 choruses of 24-bar AAB form (as 8|8/8 bars) with an 8-bar intro’ and no ending, using a Guaracha 32 rhythm at 180 bpm

Better #musicianship #practising with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com

As supplied on the “Afro-Cuban Salsa Sampler”, Apple iOS App.

https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1367015786

 

Here’s what folk are saying about Song Rhythm Tracks – Sandra – http://mvnt.us/m843560

Maverick and a True Innovator for the practical musician - We want to play our instruments and have great rhythmic backing with a minimum of fuss and bother. That’s what this App delivers.

- Sandra
http://mvnt.us/m843560

Top 8 Drumming Styles and Genres: A Quick Guide

Trying out something new can be difficult. However, when it comes to drumming, the best way to learn is by challenging yourself. You can try out and learn from many drumming styles and genres to make you a better musician.

"The best way to become the best drummer is to practice. Try out different styles and push yourself out of your comfort zone," says Angelina Jackman, <