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“A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.” ― Leopold Stokowski view

“A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.” ― Leopold Stokowski
Our advice is not to start with a blank pieice of paper when you can always practice, jam and gig to great rhythmic song backing.   Everything changed with Song Rhythm Tracks.  Now you can have truly inspirational rhythm backing tracks, arranged in seconds, for every song. Improve your #musicianship #practising with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com

“A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.” ― Leopold Stokowski view

“A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.” ― Leopold Stokowski
Our advice is not to start with a blank pieice of paper when you can always practice, jam and gig to great rhythmic song backing.   Everything changed with Song Rhythm Tracks.  Now you can have truly inspirational rhythm backing tracks, arranged in seconds, for every song. Improve your #musicianship #practising with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com

Here’s what Sandra thinks on Song Rhythm Tracks – 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, Perth
https://alive-drumming.org/testimonial/maverick-and-a-true-innovator-for-the-practical-musician-2/

“Collaboration is like being in a relationship, you want to foster each other’s greatness in some way” – Fiona Apple view

Like being in a relationship, you want to be collaborating with someone where you each want to bring the best out in each other.  You want to foster each other's greatness in some way. " - Fiona Apple
We want to foster your greatness.  Collaborate with us. #GettingIntoTheGroove #practicing with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com  

Song, “Bye Bye Love” – http://hearthis.at/1822558/

https://hearthis.at/alive-drumming/4i2x1x19b16a20enashvilleoutlawdry160variation3of8allmix/ Song Rhythm Tracks that fits "Bye Bye Love", using a Nashville Outlaw rhythm at 160 bpm with a 4-bar intro', 2 choruses of a 35-bar form (/19|16) with a 20-bar ending. As supplied on the “Country Music Sampler”, Apple iOS App.  https://alive-drumming.org/old-country-music-sampler-ios-app-released-by-alive-drumming/ Better #musicianship #practising with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com  

Song, “Chucho” – http://hearthis.at/1839579/

https://hearthis.at/alive-drumming/2i3x24a1a24emambofulldry190variation4of8allmix/Chucho” – 3 choruses of 24-bar A1A2 form (as 12|12) with a 2-bar intro’ and a 4-bar ending, using a Mambo Latin Jazz rhythm at 190 bpm #GettingIntoTheGroove #practising with #SongRhythmTracks at alivedrumming.com As supplied on the "Afro-Cuban Salsa Sampler", Apple iOS App.  https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1367015786    

New Song Rhythm Tracks Version 2.0 Basic Features Tutorial Released

Alive Drumming releases tutorial video for the basic features of using the iOS App Version 2.0.  The video uses an iPhone 6, but, other than the layout, it's the same for all iOS devices.

It's good to have the features described and see the walkthrough on the App at the same time.   There's another tutorial video coming up as well for the arrangement and setlists features.       Alive Drumming

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

Song, “I Love Paris” – http://hearthis.at/1784976/

https://hearthis.at/alive-drumming/8i3x1x16a16a16b8echachadry110variation3of8allmix/ This Song Rhythm Track has an 8-bar intro', 3 choruses of a 48-bar AAB form ("16|16/16") with an 8-bar ending using a Cha Cha rhythm, performed at 100 bpm. As supplied on the “Jazz and Blues Sampler”, Apple iOS App. https://itunes.apple.com/app/id1344104865 For more #backingtracks, check out #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. itunes.apple.com/us/app/srt-ja...1344104865?mt=8 Better #musicianship #practising with #SongRhythmTracks at alive-drumming.org