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Old Country Music Sampler is the new Song Rhythm Tracks sampler App from Alive Drumming providing the same great rhythm tracks arranger with 20+ included sample arrangements tracks of Old Country Music staples.

Old Country Music Sampler has the same facilities as the standard Song Rhythm Tracks App but comes pre-installed with 20+ Country Music arrangements and an allocation of 4 downloads for your own arrangements (more are available via In-App Purchasing).  What an opportunity to sample some arrangements of these well known standards before using the App for your own arrangements!   It’s the same Song Rhythm Tracks App with all the latest facilities.

Stop the Press – Free for a limited time!

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Alive Drumming have reduced this App’s price to ‘free’ for a limited time after which it returns to full pricing.  This is a great opportunity to try out this heralded rhythm track arranger at no cost.   Try the Old Country Music standards and arrange some more tracks for whatever tunes you are playing currently.  There’s a vast selection of authentic rhythms from talented artists across many genres in addition to Country Music.

The Tracks

Raining In My Heart” – 2 choruses of 32-bar AABA form (as 8|8/8|8 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and a 4-bar ending, using a Country ballad groove at 85 bpm

All I Have To Do Is Dream” – 2 choruses of 32-bar AABA form (as 8|8/8|8 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and no ending, using a Country ballad groove at 85 bpm

Cottonfields” – 2 choruses of 32-bar A1A2 form (as 16|16 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and no ending, using a Country skip rhythm at 140 bpm

Blue Bayou” – 2 choruses of 32-bar A1A2 form (as 16|16 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and no ending, using a light LA Pop Jazz rhythm at 118 bpm

Wake Up Little Susie” – A single chorus of a user-defined form (4/4|4|4/4|4|4|4/4|4|4/6, followed by /4/4|4|4/4|4|4|6) with no intro’ and no ending, using a Country 2-beat rhythm at 80 bpm

Bye Bye Love” – 2 choruses of a user-defined form (19|16 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and a 20-bar ending, using a Nashville 1/2 time Country rhythm at 160 bpm

Oh, Lonesome Me” – 7 choruses of a 16-bar Tune (8|8 bars) with a 6-bar intro’ and a 4-bar ending, using a relaxed Country groove at 100 bpm

Leaving On A Jet Plane” – 3 choruses of 32-bar A1A2 form (16|16) with a 4-bar intro’ and an 8-bar ending, using a Country ballad groove at 65 bpm

I’m Going to Be A Country Girl Again” – 8 choruses of a 16-bar Tune (8|8 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and an 8-bar ending, using a Nashville 1/2 time Country rhythm at 160 bpm

Miss The Mississippi And You” – 4 choruses of 32-bar A1A2 form (16|16 bars) with an 8-bar intro’ and an 8-bar ending, using a laid-back Country waltz rhythm at 85 bpm

Love Hurts” – 2 choruses of a user-defined form (16|16|16) with a 4-bar intro’ and no ending, using a Country Rock rhythm at 75 bpm

Cripple Creek” – 2 choruses of a 16-bar Tune (8|8 bars) with no intro’ and no ending, using a Country Bluegrass rhythm at 100 bpm

Y’All Come” – 2 choruses of 48-bar AAB form (16|16/16 bars) with no intro’ and no ending, using a Country Bluegrass rhythm at 140 bpm

Somebody Else On You Mind” – 2 choruses of a user-defined form (16|16|2 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and no ending, using a Country acoustic swing rhythm at 120 bpm

You Never Can Tell” – 6 choruses of a 16-barTune (with 4 x 4-bar phrases) with no intro’ and a 4-bar ending, using a Soft-rock shuffle rhythm at 135 bpm

One Day At A Time” – 2 choruses of a user-defined form (8|8|8|8|35 bars) with an 8-bar intro’ and a 12-bar ending, using a Country waltz rhythm at 55 bpm

You’ve Still Got A Place In My Heart” – A single chorus of a user-defined form (16/16/16 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and a 4-bar ending, using a Country ballad rhythm at 65 bpm

Why You Been Gone So Long” – 8 choruses of a 16-barTune (with 4 x 4-bar phrases) with a 2-bar intro’ and a 4-bar ending, using a Texas Country Swing rhythm at 145 bpm

Hello Mary Lou” – 6 choruses of a 16-bar Tune (8|8 bars) with an 8-bar intro’ and an 8-bar ending, using a Country skip rhythm at 180 bpm

A White Sport Coat” – 2 choruses of 32-bar A1A2 form (16|16 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and a 4-bar ending, using a Country swinging 8th rhythm at 110 bpm

Blanket On The Ground” – 2 choruses of 64-bar AABA (16|16/16|16 bars) with a 2-bar intro’ and an 8-bar ending, using a Country skip rhythm at 140 bpm

Jambalaya” – 2 choruses of 48-bar ABA form (16/16|16 bars) with a 4-bar intro’ and a 16-bar ending, using a Country skip rhythm at 140 bpm

Are You Sincere” – A single chorus of a user-defined form (16|18 bars) with a 2-bar intro’ and a 10-bar ending, using a Jazz ballad rhythm at 45 bpm

Cripple Creek” – 2 choruses of a 16-bar Tune (8|8 bars) with no intro’ and no ending, using a Country Bluegrass rhythm at 120 bpm

Hey Good Lookin‘” – 2 choruses of 32-bar A1A2 form (16|16 bars) with no intro’ and no ending, using a Country Bluegrass rhythm at 120 bpm

For more on song formsee this page

For a list of our rhythms see this page

Audio Samples

Alive Drumming hosts some sample Song Rhythm Tracks and a user-contributed mixes group at HearThisAt, the audio hosting service providing great user and social facilities. Please contribute your own mixes to the Song Rhythm Tracks User Group at HearThisAt.

Hear this set of sample Old Country Music Song Rhythm Tracks at HearThisAt