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Songwriter Essentials

Songwriter Essentials for Groove Agent combines the all-around characteristics of timeless Americana with classical folk-rock drumming that instantly add to your percussive repertoire.

Staying true to the art of songwriting, these grooves and patterns build the heartbeat for your next musical piece right up to more intricate drum instrumentations that have complemented some of the most beautiful songs to date.
The 10 exclusively recorded Styles cover different tempi and rhythms that can instantly be played on the pattern pads. You can choose from many intros, main parts, fills and endings, and control the complexity and intensity of each beat from within
Groove Agent.

Songwriter Essentials for Groove Agent unveils the intense percussive quality reminiscent of the folk grooves used in past and present songwriting, and provides the right mood for your songs.

Key features

  • 10 Songwriter 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 tempi and time signatures
  • 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


Compatibility

Songwriter 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 9, Cubase Artist 9, Cubase Elements 9, Cubase Pro 8.5, Cubase Artist 8.5, Cubase Pro 8, Cubase Artist 8, Cubase Elements 8 and Nuendo 7 with NEK. Groove Agent SE 4 from previous Cubase versions is not compatible with Songwriter 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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