The MIDI keyboard layout for Beatmaker HUSTLE
A MIDI keyboard gives you extensive real-time control of the individual kit
instruments and the drummer’s performance. Both are available at the same
Individual drum hits are assigned to the C1–D#2 range. The Style control
section lies between C3 and B4, with B4 acting as a Stop key.
Keyboard layout: Style
The following table shows you the MIDI notes that control the drummer’s
performance – starting and stopping as well as selecting song parts.
Keyboard layout: Drum
The Drum section of the MIDI keyboard lets you play the entire drum kit,
add individual hits, or use Beatmaker HUSTLE to playback MIDI files with
The drum keyboard mapping does not follow the GM standard, so some
adjustments are necessary if you want to use Beatmaker HUSTLE as a
drum module. Instead, Beatmaker HUSTLE uses its own optimized mapping,
since the actual drumming and sounds differ quite a lot from acoustic