Native Instruments 304
Jeremy Ellis: Maschine Virtuosity
Jeremy Ellis • 39 videos • 149 minutes •
Watching Jeremy Ellis demonstrate his legendary finger drumming techniques on Native Instruments’ amazing Maschine is like throwing gasoline on a fire... the result is very, very hot! Learn the secrets of drum pad performance in this exclusive course from the world’s foremost finger drumming virtuoso...
“This is what i really love: good explanations and demonstrations. Funny and super cool presenter. This course makes really fun to watch and also to learn more and get practicing. :) Thumbs up!!!!! Exc...”
“Not my cup of tea, but Jeremy Ellis made sipping worth while. Old concepts applied to todays technology, I'm one to always keep an open mind.”
In this course you’ll learn every strategy a finger drummer’s got to know to excel at the craft. Jeremy shares his exclusive warm-up and fingering systems. You’ll see, first hand, his “No Way is Way” Bruce Lee-inspired philosophy on developing your own, personal finger drumming methodology.
Next, Jeremy dives into his Maschine programming tips. Here’s you’ll see how deploys both the Maschine MK2 and Maschine Mikro in his own, idiosyncratic “way”.
Get ready to practice because Jeremy divulges the dexterity exercises he invented and uses daily to keep him at the top of his game.
The more you watch this course, the more it becomes clear that it’s designed to be the finger drumming bible to be watched over and over again to guide you toward your own finger drumming way! Read More...
- 3Naming Stuff & Navigating (03:34)
- 4Load & Review Factory Kit (03:24)
- 5The Approach & Warm-ups (02:20)
- 6More Warm-ups (01:18)
- 7Warming Up Some More (03:27)
- 8Create Pattern, Note Names & Lengths (03:39)
- 9Create Pattern, Use Draw Tool (05:26)
- 10No Way is Way (01:54)
- 11Ways 1 & 2 (03:53)
- 12Way 3 (02:45)
- 13Way 4 (04:02)
- 14Ways 5 & 6 (02:56)
- 15Review: 1 through 6 (01:57)
- 16Ways 7 & 8 (04:16)
- 17Ways 9 & 10 (04:43)
- 18Review: 1 through 10 (03:45)
- 19Hand Stretch Break (03:33)
- 20Drag & Drop, New Systems (04:06)
- 21Locate & Load Break (02:35)
- 22Chopping Break into 16 Chunks (05:29)
- 23More 16-Chunk Ideas (03:55)
24The Jeremy System (08:00)Preview
- 25Syncopation, Paradiddles and Fills (01:10)
- 262 into 4, Both Hands or One Hand (05:25)
- 272 into 4, eight-note steady Rhythm (02:53)
- 28Paradiddles Concepts (05:12)
- 29More Paradiddles Concepts (03:18)
- 302-finger Open Rolls (03:55)
- 31More 2-finger Rolls and Triplets (04:56)
- 32Fills, Pick-Ups and Ghost Notes (05:27)
- 3316th-note Ideas Using Ways 3–6 (02:42)
- 34Ways 7 & 8 using 16th Notes (03:15)
- 35Way 9 Using 16th Notes (02:06)
- 36Way 10 Using 16th Notes (04:40)
- 37Crash Cymbals (04:03)
- 38Final Exercise and Full Review (All Ways) (08:26)
- 39Thanks for Coming! (01:15)
This is what i really love: good explanations and demonstrations. Funny and super cool presenter. This course makes really fun to watch and also to learn more and get practicing. :) Thumbs up!!!!! Excellent.
Not my cup of tea, but Jeremy Ellis made sipping worth while. Old concepts applied to todays technology, I'm one to always keep an open mind.
great course for learning patterns and all around drumming. breaks down lots of ways to work on your drumming.
Really good tutorial,covering the art of finger drumming and everything else,Jeremy knows is stuff for sure Upon watching this great tutorial,I was hooked and bought a Maschine Mikro,as a great way to get into beat making,ha,ha Lots of content,a course I will be watching again very soon,ha,ha
Excellent course, couldn't be any more straightforward. Totally demystifies the art of Finger drumming & leaves you with the tools to develop your own style. Ace
Jeremy demos many ways to approach Maschine hands-on. He adapts standard drumming rudiments for the 16 pads and shows how you can re-jig those loops for the live situation. Awesome!
After watching the Maschine Virtuosity and the other Maschine courses, I'm definitely switching from my monthly plan to the yearly. There's so much here, and for such a lil price, I'm still shocked.
Really great tutorial!I have been practicing finger drumming for years, but this tutorial gives you a METHOD. Practice becomes effective! I surely reccommend it!
AWESOME!! This is seriously such a great tutorial. Thank you MPV and Jeremy!
This is one of the great video's in my collection. I have a strong background in Afrikan Drumming so I was not sure what he would cover. I like his attitude as a person who serves as a guide to find your own sound. Thanks Jeremy!
Yesss.. tis all I can say. Good job MacPro for picking up a great like Jeremy Ellis!
Great stuff. Inspiring and practical. I think it's certainly one of the best tutorials money can buy. More tutorial from Jeremy, please? Pretty please?
Jeremy is a Living Legend :) Very easy to follow videos and step by step instructions.. I started off as a Beginner, now I'm Intermediate. and I'm only a Third of the way through The Videos! I would Definitely recommend this Tutorial to Everyone, from Beginner to Advanced Thank-you ;)
One of MPV's Greatests Hits for sure!!
I am not a musician but watching Jeremy in this tutorial makes me want to be. Looks like a lot of fun and I've been recommending this to all my musician friends.
I actually went out an bought a Maschine MK2 after having watched the preview for this. I'm not even all the way through and I have to say this is best training I've ever seen. Jeremy does a great job showing and explaining exactly what he's doing. My only request would be practice sheets template to remind me which ways to practice so I can get them into a daily schedule. Also a practice project file that has all the metronomes Jeremy shows early in the tutorial would be nice for download. The quality of the videos is also very high. I'm extremely satisfied with my purchase.
Unbelievably good course! Jeremy Ellis, is a finger drumming God and an excellent teacher... so many useful lessons I'm going to be watching again and again.
Outstanding! Thank you very much Jeremy!
great jobs easy to learn
I've seen the few youtube finger drumming lessons that Jeremy has come out with and wished there was more... When I saw the e-mail come through from mac pro video that he had released a class I dropped everything I was doing to go through it. Having gone through it, (to me) it's worth a years worth of subscription for the exercises in this one lesson.
This is a gem! Jeremy generously shares his hard earned knowledge and skill in a well architected and presented tutorial. If you want to know what you must do to improve your finger drumming (or learn from scratch, for that matter), you will find exercises, hints, opinions and encouragement in this tutorial. Good job!
This is amazing tutorial that I would like anybody interesting in learn how to get a great skill in Maschine purchase it. I got it yesterday and already I start to play different, I am a piano player and I feel so comfortable with the proffessional way that Jeremy is teaching it.Thank you for this great tutorial. Muchas gracias Jeremy and the team.
At last some instruction on applying drum concepts to maschine! As a non drummer I struggled in this area and used maschine more as a sequencer. This puts the instrument back in Native Instruments. Awesome thanks Jeremy.
I used my MPC with this course and it is very well applicable on that piece as well. Some of the techniques has different names, but the performances are directly translating to any hardware with pads! Georgeous!
Jeremy Ellis is the best, I started out watching his youtube videos a few months ago and was amazed. Now that he has a macProVideo tutorial explaining even more is a huge plus for anyone wanting to learn finger drumming. Thanks
Wow! I wish I had this tutorial when I was just started out. Instead I decided to take drum lessons. Rest assured this tutorial breaks down percussion fundamentals like how they would teach you if you're playing the real drums. The layout and production is excellent. I watched it straight with no breaks and I didn't fall asleep! Great job Jeremy and Macprovideo!!
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