Drum Machine Lingo

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real time input
allowing notes to be aded as a loop plays
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step sequencing
using a step sequenver divided into equal sections
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Drum Kit
combination of different drum parts (kick, snare, etc)
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Fills
embellishment on the drums that isnt part of the groove
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Break Down
section of music where minimal instruments play
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Song Sequenver
arrangment of drum patterns to make a song
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Synthetic Sounds
Made from pure sound waves eg sine
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sine waves
single frequecy wave with no harmonics
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swing/groove
move nots off beat for greater feel
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MIDI
musical instrument digital interface
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Trigger
methood by which a sample is played
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Digital sample
sample stored digitally
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Tape sample
sample stored on tape
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Quantise
a function whereby notes can be aligned to an internal metronome
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white noise
a fixed signal with equal power in all freq bands
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basic wave forms
sine, square, triangle and saw tooth
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Card 2

Front

step sequencing

Back

using a step sequenver divided into equal sections

Card 3

Front

Drum Kit

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

Fills

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

Break Down

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
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