DRUM STYLES - an exciting and flexible new range of Acoustic Drum Loops & Single Hits in many specific popular musical styles, performed by one of Holland's greatest drummers, highly praised for his timing, sound, interpretation, versatility in styles and - most importantly - fun in playing.
DRUM STYLES is a superb new range of immaculate style-based acoustic drum loops and single hits - over 1.3 Gb in total - including western contemporary rhythms such as funk, hip hop, jazzdance, rock, drum & bass, crossover, house etc., together with jazz and many examples of the more exotic equivalents of swing, for instance reggae, baion, highlife, latin, batucada, etc, etc. As a bonus there are lots af percussion loops to add into the mix, and of course the single hit drum sounds, for customizing your own rhythms.
- Native Instruments INTAKT/KONTAKT format, including over 700 Intakt/Kontakt instrument patches,
- REASON formats, including hundreds of REX loops & Reason NNXT patches,
- WAV format, including 881 WAV files,
- Over 1.3 Gigabytes of samples on DVD-ROM
Taco Gorter is one of the leading drummers/percussionists in the Netherlands. As a teacher and composer, Gorter has inspired countless musicians. He has played throughout Europe with numerous well-known national and international artists and is highly praised for his timing, sound, interpretation, versatility in styles and - most importantly - fun in playing.
ABOUT THE DEMO SONGS:
All songs composed and arranged by T.P. Gorter, except "Jazzdancer" and "Batucada do Merniet", composed and arranged by T.P. Gorter and C. Dumerniet. Production by T.P. Gorter and C. Dumerniet. Edited and mastered by E. Klaassen. All rights concerning all 12 demo songs are reserved by the composer(s) / arranger(s).
Guest musician on "Farah" - Philip de Goey, Flute. Guest musician on "Shugo" - Marcel "Lassa" van Ettingen, Bass. Guest musicians on "Claxon" - Philip de Goey, Flute; R. ten Cate, additional synths; Pygmees du haut Zaïre / Coro. Guest musician on "Burakabu" - A.T. Samba: Vocals (Gambia). Guest musician on "Batucada do Merniet" - Philip de Goey: Flute.