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Connecting MONTAGE

Intro-to-Montage
Here’s a quick start guide for your new MONTAGE!

INTRO


The MONTAGE’s USB TO HOST port connects MIDI and multichannel audio to your computer or iOS device with a single USB cable. This lets you do things like:
  • Record and playback MIDI and multichannel audio
  • Control and monitor virtual instruments
  • Play and monitor computer/iOS audio through the MONTAGE’s audio outputs
Follow these next steps and you’ll be connected in no time.

DRIVER DOWNLOAD AND INSTALLATION


You’ll need the Yamaha-Steinberg USB Driver to connect to your Mac or Windows computer. Here’s where to get it:

MAC: https://usa.yamaha.com/support/updates/yamaha_steinberg_usb_driver_for_mac.htm
WIN: https://usa.yamaha.com/support/updates/yamaha_steinberg_usb_driver_for_win.htm

After downloading, unzip the file and follow the instructions located in the “Installation Guide” folder.

HARDWARE CONNECTION TO A COMPUTER


Connect MONTAGE’s USB TO HOST port to your computer’s USB port using a “type A to type B” cable:

USB Cable

In your DAW you’ll see MONTAGE appear as both selectable audio device and a MIDI device. Note that MONTAGE appears as the three-port MIDI device. For MIDI sequencing select MONTAGE Port One.

LINKS TO GO DEEPER

When you're ready to go deeper with MONTAGE, check out these resources below:
Behind The Synth: Matthew Jordan Chat
Announcing Tech Talk Season 2

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