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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)

Song, “Georgia On My Mind” – http://hearthis.at/1784986/

https://hearthis.at/alive-drumming/8i4x32aababluesmondaysw8dry065variation1of8allmix/

Arranged as an 8-bar intro', followed by 4-choruses of 32-bar AABA form using a swinging 8th Blues rhythm at 65 bpm.

Alive Drumming aims to provide everyone with studio-quality Song Rhythm Tracks with a musician's player, powerful setlists and the simplest arranger features ever. Check out our Apps on the iOS App Store or our website at alivedrumming.com
Song Rhythm Tracks, uses a vast library of artist's authentic interpretations from talented artists across many genres.

Yep, #SongRhythmTracks has the easiest rhythm track #arranger ever!

 

Try some Song Rhythm Tracks on some great Afro-Cuban standards

You can’t beat Song Rhythm Tracks!  Try the Afro-Cuban Samplerhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/app/afro-cuban-salsa-sampler/id1367015786?mt=8

It is a great way to get into using the backing tracks and the App with these pre-arranged numbers,  https://alivedrumming.com/afro-cuban-salsa-sampler-ios-app-released-by-alive-drumming/

https://alive-drumming.org/afro-cuban-salsa-sampler-ios-app-released-by-alive-drumming/

 

What’s Alive Drumming’s policy on privacy?

Alive Drumming takes personal privacy very seriously.  We are committed to proactively protecting the privacy of our customers by not storing any personal information unless it is absolutely required, and should that be the case, it will always be protected by strong encryption.  We will never sell, or otherwise disclose, any personal, private or confidential information we hold on others.

Our mobile Apps do not pass any information to our servers other than the (i) details of the audio track when requested, and (ii) the rhythm, and form of a song shared by pressing ‘share’.

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What rhythms are available for Song Rhythm Tracks?

The Song Rhythm Tracks service currently supports about 60 different distinct rhythm categories, which includes about 250 distinct rhythm types.  Most of these are available with differing instrumentations such as 'rim' shots or, say, wooden blocks, and many are available at multiple tempos.   Each variation may be considered a unique rhythm option.   In all over 3,700 different rhythm options are available that can be applied to a song form.   The app makes selection easy by providing filtering on a musical meter (say 4/4 or 3/4 time), and <span style="text-decoration: underline;"

Which app should I get, Song Rhythm Tracks or one of the Sampler apps?

Short answer - Any will do just fine!.

Same Functionality

They all have exactly the same functionalitySong Rhythm Tracks app tends to be the first when a new release comes out but the Sampler apps follow shortly afterwards.

Everything described on the website, in the videos, tutorials and user guides applies equally to the Song Rhythm Tracks app and the Sampler apps.

Choose your factory tracks

Each of the apps comes with a different set of inbuilt factory tracks.

Song Rhythm Tracks has about 5 tracks.  This helps new users immediately get the idea of the app.  They can easily be deleted by swiping each left one at a time and there are only about 5 of them.

Sampler apps have more inbuilt factory tracks, abou

“Where does inspiration come from? Ask a 1000 musicians and you’ll get a 1000 different answers” – David Cosby

Where does inspiration come from?  Ask a 1000 musicians and you'll get a 1000 different answers
- David Cosby

Ever been inspired by a metronome?  No, we haven't either.

Playing along with truly talented musicians?  That's something else.

Song, “Leaving On A Jet Plane” – http://hearthis.at/1822512/

https://hearthis.at/alive-drumming/4i3x32a1a28enashpopballaddry065variation1of12allmix/

Song Rhythm Tracks that fits "Leaving On A Jet Plane", using a Nashville Pop ballad groove at 65 bpm, with a 4-bar intro', 3 choruses of a 32-bar A1A2 form (16|16), and an 8-bar ending.

As supplied on the "Old Country Music Sampler", Apple iOS App.,  https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1360761389

Try #jamming with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com