As you can probably guess, there are many benefits to using a MIDI drum kit in a home Cubase studio. Not only can you save loads of time, but you’re also probably going to get the best-sounding recording because getting good drum sounds hinges on so many variables.
In this short walkthrough, I explain the easiest way to interface a MIDI drum kit with Cubase. Since there are several different types of kits and brains on the market, I use general references that every drum brain should have.
First, connect the MIDI drum kit to the drum brain as instructed by the kit’s manufacturer.
Run a MIDI cable from the drum brain’s MIDI Out to the MIDI In of your computer’s sound card/MIDI interface. ...