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How To Make MIDI Drum Patterns

DRUM SOUND DESIGN

Use a MIDI controller and start finger drumming awesome drum beats. When using a MIDI controller to make drum beats you can make short hats and long hats with the same button. Short hats are made by holding down the button and long hats are made by tapping the button. Using a variety of long hats and short hats when finger drumming a drum beat will add texture to your beat.

Here are sounds to add to your MIDI controller to make awesome drum beats:

Crash
Hi Hat
Shaker
Ride
Kick
808
Snare
Clap
Laser Zaps

Learn more about finger drumming MIDI drum beat patterns and improve your drum sound design with the Ill.Methodology Drum Sound Design Workshop. Check out our other free drum sound design tutorials here.

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