Essentials MIDI Pack 02 - Drum Patterns

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This free pack was designed to help new producers get started learning drum patterns in popular music genres. This pack comes with 5 different drum patterns in 8 different genres including Classic Hip Hop, BoomBap, Synthwave, LoFi, Pop, Rock, EDM and Trap for a total of 40 MIDI files. These drum patterns were kept simple consisting of mostly only a kick, snare and hats so beginners won't get too overwhelmed.

This pack also comes with the Cubasis 3 project files that these drum patterns were created in so you can easily demo what the patterns sound like and begin using them in your own projects right away.

Combine this drum pack with our Common Chord Progressions pack to make full songs.

Plus always make sure your melodies are in scale by using our free Scales and Chords pack.

Or if you aren't a music theory genius try our mouspads with either Piano Scales or Piano Chords to have at your fingertips.

What's Included

  • 40 100% Royalty Free Drum Patterns
  • In 8 Genres
  • Bonus: Cubasis 3 Projects




Yes. All our MIDI, Audio and Preset files are 100% royalty free to use in your own commercial releases. This includes distribution on Spotify/iTunes, Youtube, TV and Movie Placements etc. However these files are not for resale, repurposing, sharing or pirating.
These MIDI files are compatible with any DAW. Please note that MIDI files do not contain any sound by themselves and therefore must be used with a digital instrument (VST/AU) within your DAW.
These MIDI files were released free to the community to help new producers get started making professional sounding music as soon as possible.
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In this video we’ll be explaining a few key concepts to making better drums such as sound selection, bpm and swing.
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In this video we’ll be going through a bunch of popular drum patterns in a wide variety of different genres and explain the main characteristics behind each style.
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In this video we'll be showing you how to program 5 popular drum patterns that every producer should know inside Cubasis 3.
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In this video we show you how to process drums for a trap loop and apply effects to the kick, snare, hats and 808 tracks inside Cubasis 3.
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