Learn the art of playing with drum loops, samples, and backing tracks.
With the Carl Fischer Playing with Drum Loops book, drummers will get the tools needed to improve their musicianship and add the use of loops to their repertoire. In addition, DJs and electronica artists will be able to add more musical and intricate layers to their sound. Home recording enthusiasts will find that they will gain valuable insight and better command over their computer-based recording programs while giving their work a more authentic feel. Author Donny Gruendler shows the reader in a clear and concise manner how to work with and master the use of music and percussion loops in addition to backing tracks in music production. Included with this instructional book are 2 CDs that feature examples and ideas for all the material presented in each chapter as well as demonstrations on how to put it all together.