Dictionary of Keyboard Grooves
(The Complete Source for Loops, Patterns & Sequences in All Popular Styles)
Gail Johnson - Hal Leonard Corporation
Here is the first comprehensive source for keyboard grooves complete with transcriptions and tips on loop construction. Covers: dance, funk, jazz, Latin, reggae, R&B and rock grooves. All loops are fully scored and fully compatible with all samplers and recording software. This book and CD pack can serve as a sample library or a style manual for keyboardists who want to learn new patterns. The CD is filled with keyboard grooves that can be sampled and looped in a groove and includes MIDI files that can be edited as far as tempo and key, then used in songs, as play-along tracks, or as a learning tool for knowledge of voicing and style. Files are in .wav audio and MIDI format. The book includes sampling tips, notation for all the grooves, and much more helpful information.