New eBook – HitIt: The Ultimate Guide to Programming Drums
After ten years producing music in various genres Chris Nothdurfter from Austria shares his knowledge on programming drums for the first time in this new eBook. The book helps you learn the best strategies for coming up with drum grooves that perfectly fit the music and master genre-specifics – one chapter at a time.
HitIt: The Ultimate Guide to Programming Drums – Exclusive Discount
Pro Tools Expert has teamed up with the author recently to offer an exclusive discount of 25%, bringing the price down to £11,- (approximately $19,-). Use this link to get the discount:
HitIt: The Ultimate Guide to Programming Drums – Features
Become your own drummer!
Learn how to create a variety of grooves, from simple “Four to the Floor” to raging Blast Beats, and how to come up with amazing grooves that perfectly fit any song on your own.
Dedicated chapters on groove principles for Pop, Rock, and Metal.
150 groove and fill examples with screenshots to get you started. You will learn how these examples were created so you can come up with your own grooves by applying the principles laid out in the book. This gives you literally endless possibilities for your own drum tracks.
Detailed instructions on how to make grooves sound realistic and just like a human would have played them. This part of the book covers how to alter Quantization and Velocities effectively to make your drum beats feel as natural as possible.
Apply the given principles to any recording and drum software. No matter what DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) and VST instrument you use: as long as both support the MIDI protocol (basically all of them do) you are good to go. (No external MIDI hardware required.)
HitIt: The Ultimate Guide to Programming Drums – Book Tour
In the following video Chris Nothdurfter takes you on a tour of his book “#HitIt – The Ultimate Guide to Programming Drums”. He discusses each chapter in the book so that you can see exactly what you get if you decide to buy it: