Best Music Freeware: Groove Drum Machine DT010
Music Educator’s Freeware Toolkit (Currently- filling our toolbox)
Title: Groove Drum Machine DT-010
Category: Drum Machine
Description: Freeware Drum Machine that features 8 channels of drums with effects.
Tested On Which System (before posting): VISTA
Teaching Ideas: This incredibly fun and useful piece of softaware allows you and your students to explore rhythms, timings and grooves and render them to .wav format. This drum station is as funcitonal as any drum machine produced in the late 90’s and earl 00’s. The recording function makes this particularly useful as you will be able to import this into other software and use in compositions.
Home Page: http://www.d-lusion.com
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Joseph M. Pisano, Ph.D. is the creator of many education websites, a lecturer, clinician, trumpeter, and conductor. He is currently the Associate Chair of Music and Director of Bands in the Calderwood School of Arts at Grove City College in PA. He been named a TI:ME Teacher of the Year, received the JEN Jazz Educator Award and the PA Citation of Excellence. He is a past Vice President of the Technology Institute for Music Educators and the current Vice-President of the PA Intercollegiate Bandmasters Association. He also writes for DCI Magazine, Teaching Music Magazine, and is the Educational Editor for In-Tune Monthly Magazine; he has contributed hundreds of articles to various publications. Find out more at his website jpisano.com.