Tag Archives: 1/8th note

Developing the beat…1/16th note grooves

These two videos take the 1/8th note grooves a bit further and explore adding notes in the piano roll editor. They also look at adding syncopated funky snare and kick hits and more complex HiHat patterns..

These videos also look at some more in depth ways of entering notes using “step time” input as well as the “real time” note entry that was used in the 1/8th note grooves.



1/8th note rock grooves

Hi People
To kick off here is the first video to help provide some guidance on creating 1/8th note (quaver) drum grooves in Garageband. The video here gives an introduction to creating basic one bar grooves using kick, snare and Hihats. Enjoy!