The Songwriter's — Add rhythm to your writing
There is no ultimate formula for writing great songs, but using the right tools will help you to find true inspiration. And The Songwriter’s is just that: giving you the perfect rhythmical fundament to craft your songs.
Exclusively recorded on high-end equipment, The Songwriter’s drum kit comes with over 4 GB of sample content and can be played with drum sticks as well as hot rod sticks.
With 20 Styles of light-stepping rhythms, snappy beats and evocative grooves, The Songwriter’s is the perfect expansion for producers, composers and musicians who are equally conversant with country, folk, soft rock and indie pop.
Whether you want to compose subtle rhythm arrangements or epic tom-driven drum tracks, The Songwriter’s brings you a step closer to the magic of songwriting.
- Acoustic drum kit played with sticks and hot rods
- 24-bit recordings with up to 16 velocities and 6 round robins
- 20 Styles for folk, country, soft rock and indie pop
- Each Style includes main parts, intros, endings and fills
- An inexhaustible resource for creating backing tracks, inspiring new compositions and improvisation sessions
The Songwriter's Kit
The complete drum kit can be played with sticks and hot rods, both available as 16-bit and 24-bit versions, with up to 16 velocity layers and six round robins per instrument. The drum kit includes two different-sized snare drums and four toms. Both snares have individual channels for top and bottom microphones. The bass drum was recorded with front head and without front head and dampened. Main and additional microphone positions of the kick drum are available in the mixer. With just a few exceptions all instruments also offer controls for the amount of room, overhead and bleed in the mix. The Songwriter’s kit also offers additional percussions including hand tambourine and shakers.
List of drum pieces
The following drum set was recorded for the content library:
- DW Kick 22" x 18"
- DW Tom A 10"
- DW Tom B 12"
- DW Floor Tom C 14"
- DW Floor Tom D 16"
- Pearl Bronze Steve Ferrone Signature Snare 14" x 6"
- DW Snare 12" x 5"
- Sabian 20" “reversed” China
- Paiste Full Crash 16"
- Paiste Mellow Crash 18"
- Paiste 14" Hihat
- Paiste 8" Splash
- Paiste 20" Ride
- Played with sticks and rods