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Fusion Essentials

Take a step beyond the boundaries of musical styles with Fusion Essentials for Groove Agent 4 and Groove Agent SE 4. Rapid fire high-hat patterns, odd time signatures and deep smacking grooves — Fusion Essentials offers the perfect rhythmic groundwork for excursions across and between the established music genre of rock, jazz and funk. The 10 exclusively recorded Styles range over different tempi and rhythms that can instantly be played on the pattern pads. Choose from the many included intros, main parts, fills and endings, and control the complexity and intensity of each beat from within Groove Agent. Get inspired by one of the most exciting and innovative subgenres looking back on a long music history.

  • 10 Fusion Styles for the Acoustic Agent drum kits in Groove Agent 4 and Groove Agent SE 4
  • Each Style is featured in a VST preset and comes with a dedicated mixer setting.
  • Grooves cover different tempos and time signatures and range from basic phrasings to complex syncopations
  • Each Style includes main parts, intros, endings and fills
  • An inexhaustible resource for creating backing tracks, inspiring new compositions and improvisation sessions

List of presets


Fusion Essentials is an expansion pack for Groove Agent 4 and Groove Agent SE 4 Acoustic Agent.

Groove Agent 4 is available for purchase as VST instrument for VST 3, VST 2 and AU compatible host applications. Groove Agent SE 4 is included in Cubase Pro 8, Cubase Artist 8 and Cubase Elements 8 and Nuendo 7 with NEK. Groove Agent SE 4 from previous Cubase versions is not compatible with Fusion Essentials.

Expansion packs for Groove Agent

Upgrade your Groove Agent library with Steinberg's VST Sound Instrument Sets for more loops and sounds in your favorite style.

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