EZDrummer Tutorial

EZdrummer 2 Advanced

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Chapter 1: Overview

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    Overview Pt. 1 (5:52)


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    Overview Pt. 2 (7:08)


Chapter 2: Drum Tab

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    Opening A Legacy EZdrummer Configuration (2:28)


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    Audition/Load Drums & Pitch/Volume (4:41)


Chapter 3: Browser Tab

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    Find/Play MIDI Grooves (4:25)


Chapter 4: Search Tab

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    Search Tab Tags (4:16)


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    Tap 2 Find (2:50)


Chapter 5: Song Track

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    Using The Song Track/Song Creator (3:55)


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    Edit Play Style: Velocity & Amount Adjustments (7:15)


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    Edit Play Style: Moving The "Power-Hand" (4:44)


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    Edit Play Style: Creating Multi-Textured Grooves (8:56)


Chapter 6: Mixer Tab

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    Using the Mixer & Built-In FX (7:18)


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    Predefined Multi-Channel Routing Configuration (6:24)


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    Panning, Consolidating Tracks, & Using FX In Your DAW (5:54)


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    Manual Multi-Channel Routing Configuration (4:13)


Chapter 7: Misc

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    Keyboard Shortcuts (11:37)


Chapter 8: Software Update: 2.1.2 & 2.1.3

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    Tempo Adjustments: 1/2x & 2x (4:53)


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    Tempo Adjustments: 4/4 to 6/8 & 6/8 to 4/4 (7:17)


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    Global Velocity Adjustments (5:40)


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    Mute Song Blocks (7:02)


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    MIDI Mapping Updates (3:31)


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    Library Loading Menu (3:52)


In this video tutorial series, Toontrack pro Luke Oswald provides the goods on all the advanced features and functions of EZdrummer 2. From detailed overviews to cool tips and tricks, even the new features added in the latest version are covered!

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nonstopdigital
Submitted 4 months ago

Awesome tutorial

This tutorial did a great job explaining the advanced features of EXdrummer. Very well done!

I am a: Beginner, Student, Hobbyist, Musician, Producer, Audio Engineer, Mastering Facility, Cakewalk Sonar, Reaper, Studio One

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Maybrick
Submitted 11 months ago

Really helpful

definitely worth it if you want to understand the full capabilities of EZDrummer2.

I am a: Hobbyist

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antonio
Submitted 1 year ago

All the features that EZDrummer has

There's a lot more in EZDrummer than just the drum sounds, and this course explains everything you need to know. Then, it's up to you to use all or some of the features.

I am a: Beginner

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jjjj
Submitted 1 year ago

ez drummer 2 advanced

easy to navigate around the site, quick and faultless download an excellant site for service and knowledge of your acquired product

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Luke Oswald Professional Drummer and Instructor

1. When did you start dabbling in music?
I've always had an interest in drumming from a young age and started playing in 6th grade when a family friend stored their drum set at my parents house for a summer. I started playing in church the next fall and have been playing ever since. No one had to tell me to practice, it was just something I loved to do. I just enjoyed everything that had to do with drumming.

2. What training have you had?
I studied piano at a young age, then played trumpet from elementary through middle school. I started drumming on my own at the age of 12, then switched to drumming as my main instrument in high school and went on to study in college along with Music Business. I've been teaching drums since college, both private instruction and drum clinics.

3. When did you get into recording?
When I was in middle school/high school, I was very interested in music technology. It was much different then, but I remember recording/sequencing song arrangements with music software and filming videos and editing in camera all the time. In and after college, I started learning about audio production when I was recording drums for the bands I was in.  In the late 2000's I stumbled upon drum sample technology, and that changed everything for me. I started really digging into the study of audio production, recording, mixing and mastering. I started studying video production around the same time as I knew I wanted to eventually film high quality drum videos while using this sample technology.

4. People you have worked with/for?
During my time in Nashville, I studied drums with Derico Watson (Victor Wooten), Jeff Bowders (Paul Gilbert), Will Denton (Steven Curtis Chapman, LeAnn Rimes), Marcus Finnie (Kirk Whalum, India Arie) and Raymond Massey (Pearl Drums). I've recorded drums on multiple albums produced by Sadson Music Group and have played on albums with artists such as George Clinton and Samantha Ware.

5. Why are you so good at training people?
To me, teaching is as inspiring as performing. When you teach, you're forced to understand the topic at a much deeper level.  I love the process of learning and improving, and to me teaching is just an extension of that process. I learn something new every time I teach anything, whether it be a drum lesson or a software tutorial. I also believe as artists we have a responsibility to pass on the knowledge that we've accumulated. You must take action and apply what you've learned to your own life, but that only goes so far.  If you can take what you've learned and share it with someone else, you're giving them the opportunity to take that knowledge, nurture it and allow it to influence their own lives. Eventually, they can pass that knowledge on to someone else, and the process keeps going. You never know the impact you can have on someone simply by sharing with them what you've learned.

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    Addictive Drums 2 Advanced Vol 1

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    Addictive Drums 2 Advanced Vol 2

    In volume two of this advanced video tutorial series, eDrum guru Luke Oswald covers the finer nuances, more features and functions, as well as eye-opening tips and tricks for using XLN’s Addictive Drums 2 virtual instrument!

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    Advanced Drumming Combinations & Patterns

    In this Drumstroke™ video tutorial series, drum guru Luke Oswald lays down the groove and shows you awesome drumming combinations and patterns that you can use to spice up your drumming or drum programming!

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    Bass Drum Technique Workshop

    In this Drumstroke video tutorial series, drum guru Luke Oswald reveals the steps to take to build up bionic feet when playing your kit, including speed and endurance and the ability to play what’s in your head!

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    Creating Drum Fills & Patterns

    In this Drumstroke#TM# video tutorial series, drum master Luke Oswald reveals how to create both basic and advanced drum fills and patterns, that you can apply to both real drums and programmed drums in your DAW!

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EZdrummer 2 Advanced is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 4.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Awesome tutorial This tutorial did a great job explaining the advanced features of EXdrummer. Very well done!
Date published: 2018-01-11
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Really helpful definitely worth it if you want to understand the full capabilities of EZDrummer2.
Date published: 2017-07-02
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from All the features that EZDrummer has There's a lot more in EZDrummer than just the drum sounds, and this course explains everything you need to know. Then, it's up to you to use all or some of the features.
Date published: 2017-03-01
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