Introducing 'Groove Agent 4'
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Introducing 'Groove Agent 4'

Over 90 minutes of music software training focussed on Steinberg's drum VSTi 'Groove Agent 4'.
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What Will I Learn?
understand how to use Groove Agent 4 in their tracks.
use GA4
Integrate with your DAW
use the program
implement it
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  • Good to have GA4 - but a demo is available form Steinberg's website.

With over 90 minutes of focussed training on Steinberg's drum VSTi Groove Agent 4, you'll be up and running in next to no time.

Throughout this time, you will learn about the following.

Groove Agent 4 combines the creative power of 3 different rhythm modules: the Acoustic, Beat, and Percussion Agents.

Each of these tools offers its own approach to drums and rhythms, with special ways of creating your own inspiring beats in a huge range of styles.

The creative potential of each agent can be combined with any of the others.

4 agent slots allow you to mix and match your ideal rhythm section or combine Acoustic Agent and Beat Agent to create ultra-modern hybrid beats.

Steinberg release many extension / expander packs for Groove Agent 4.

With the fourth incarnation of Steinberg's drum VSTi, Groove Agent is a revamped instrument that raises the level of quality, functionality, and authenticity.

The whole GA4 library has been created from scratch to meet the requirements of contemporary music producers, for both acoustic and electronic music productions.

Many innovative features have found their way into the new version to enhance the initial design that made Groove Agent exceptional in its class.

You will learn:

1 How to use GA4

2 How to Integrate with your DAW

3 How to use the program

4 How to implement it

Who is the target audience?
  • anyone interested in getting the most out of Groove Agent 4.
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Expand All 17 Lectures Collapse All 17 Lectures 01:30:56
Introducing Groove Agent 4
17 Lectures 01:30:56

01 - You will be introduced to Steinberg's drum VSTi Groove Agent 4.

Preview 01:06

Here, you will be taken on a tour of the Groove Agent 4 UI.

Preview 05:55

Learn about the Steinberg concept of 'Agents'.

Preview 07:49

Here, you'll understand the relationship between what you hear and the animated display.

Adapting Kits

Learn how to edit and adapt the default preset kits available.

Animated Display

Learn about how patterns work in comparison to the Instrument options. also, learn about routing busses.

Patterns and Busses

Analyse the integrated mixer and how it relates to the Instrument and Pattern pads.

Mixer Views

Expand your knowledge on the functionality of the integrated mixer.

Mixer Functions

See how to install and access any of the extra expansion packs available from Steinberg's website.

Filtering Presets

Use and adapt Groove Agent presets to create and control the drum sounds and patterns you want to use.

Expansion Packs

Learn how to blend together different elements of multiple Agents.

Jazz Jamming

Now the Jazz Essentials extension is installed, we look at utilizing the Jame Mode function to create a song.

Adapting Performance

Within Cubase (or any DAW of your choice). add and adapt Groove Agent 4 patterns.

Investigating Effects

See how to enhance your loops and patterns by integrating effects, either to the whole kit or to individual components.

Mixing Agents

By using the various performance functions, learn how to adapt the pattern playback to be either complex or relaxed.

Adapting Patterns

See how to integrate Groove Agent 4 into a Cubase Pro 8 workflow.

Integrating into Cubase

Blend different GA4 agent patterns within Cubase.

Adding Percussion
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