Splitting Apple Loops and choosing alternates to build a drum part


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Splitting Apple Loops and choosing alternates to build a drum part

Using our new arrangement markers as a guide, as well as some of the musical accents that take place within the guitar part, I'm going to use some different drum loops for each section, so that the song has some dynamics and actually builds to something in the drum part as well. If you click in the upper-left corner of an Apple Loop, you'll see all the variations of that same loop. The Syncopated Pop Drumset loop family has some 39 variations to it. If I change that selection here then the entire song will have the new beat variation. So listen to the song now.

(music playing) So that's actually kind of a neat beat, but it's too energetic for the beginning of that song. So I'm going to go back to what I had with 27 and show you how to choose different loops at different stages in the song from this family, and they are all sort of designed to work together, so they tend to work pretty well. So that you don't have to sit and listen in the audition all 39 of these and ...

Splitting Apple Loops and choosing alternates to build a drum part
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Splitting Apple Loops and choosing alternates to build a drum part provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Todd Howard as part of the GarageBand '11 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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