Learn to DJ with Traktor: Using a Step Sequencer | DJ Tips & Tricks | Beginner | Music Production
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Adding live drums over Traktor used to be a complicated process, but now you can do it natively, inside Traktor’s remix decks.
You can use the Step Sequencer to program and manipulate your own drum patterns live and layer sounds over a playing track to give your mix a whole new groove. You can also play your own sounds on top of a regular track. The Step Sequencer is built around the Remix Decks in Traktor.
It’s basically a Step Sequencer that runs on top of the Remix Decks and sequences the individual sounds of the Remix Deck.
Berklee Online course author Mike Henderson shows how to add a whole new dimension to your DJ sets.
About Mike Henderson:
Mike is known to many as ENDO, a DJ who has no problem holding down a 12-hour set. But he’s also the guy who created the most widely-used Maschine mapping for Traktor Pro. Currently the tour manager for Dubfire, he’s also acted as tour manager for Pete Tong, Deep Dish, Sasha, Felix Da Housecat, and many other top DJs. He’s a certified Native Specialist for Native Instruments, the founder of the DJ booking app AGNT, and MIDI Monsters, where he sells his custom Traktor mappings. ENDO has unleashed his patented brand of harmonic mixing at events across the globe: Pacha, Marquee, and Cielo in New York, Sound in Los Angeles, Guvernment and Coda in Toronto, Stereo in Montreal, Spybar in Chicago, Heart in Miami, Sands in Ibiza, Club Vertigo in Costa Rica, as well as BPM Festival in Mexico and Electric Festival in Aruba. He has played alongside John Digweed, DJ Craze, Roc Raida, Victor Calderone, Danny Tenaglia, Carl Cox, Chus & Ceballos, Eric Prydz, to name just a few.
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