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Bomba Latina for MX49/61/88 Available Now!

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Looking for great Mexican-Latino sounds for your Yamaha MX-series keyboard? Get the Bomba Latina MX Soundset!
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Using the MX49/61/88 with Logic Pro X

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The MX49/61/88 and Logic Pro make a great, affordable production studio. With MOTIF-based sounds, MX and on-board audio, and MIDI connectivity, you have a simple yet powerful system connected with a single USB cable. Read more to see how you can set up your MX with Logic Pro. 
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MX88 Review Roundup

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The MX88 feels great, sounds great and features great computer and iOS connectivity at a great price. It’s a great instrument for the modern pianist. Check out some great reviews of MX88! (Can you tell we think it’s great too?!)
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Synthbits: The MX49WH and MX61WH with Dom Sigalas and Manuele Montesanti

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Check out these two great videos featuring the MX49 and MX61 demonstrated by two talented musicians.
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Yamaha MX with Cubase for Mac Computers

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Need help setting up your Yamaha MX with Cubase on your Mac? Get some help from our own Bad Mister - whether you are using one of our original MX series synthesizers or one of the latest!
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8 Elements: An Audio Demo using ONLY the MX49

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All sounds realized on the MX49 using the included Cubase AI.
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MX BK/BU: Behind the scenes

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The MX BK/BU is an update to the popular MX Music Synthesizer. Two members from the Yamaha Japan MX BK/BU development team, Tadashi Okano and Yasuto "Takeshi" Takeshita, share insight about what's new in MX BK/BU. They also discuss the free FM Essential iOS app's ability to go from classic to modern.
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Setting up the MX as an External Instrument in Cubase Pro 8

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This article can help you  help you set up your MX as an external instrument in Cubase Pro - allowing you to use Steinberg's Virtual Studio Technology signal routing to RENDER MIDI as AUDIO. Instructions are applicable whether you are using an instrument from the oiginal MX series, the MX49/61 BK/BU/WH or MX88.

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Synthesizer Basics with the MX - Part II

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Last time we began our look into synthesis by exploring a Sawtooth source wave, let's begin this lesson with the other very common "analog" wave: the Pulse wave.  This lession is applicable for MX instruments from the original series  - or one of the latest!
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Synthesizer Basics with the MX - Part I

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Let's take a close look at the synthesizer sound engine and inside the Melas Voice Editor. This article is applicable to both the original MX series and the MX49/61 BK/BU/WH and MX88.
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Get Started with the Yamaha MX49/61 BK/BU/WH and MX88

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Whether you are playing one of the original MX series or most recent additions to the MX family, this article can help you get started on getting the most from your instrument.
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Setting up a Yamaha MX with Cubase on a Windows Computer

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Need help setting up Cubase with your MX and Windows computer? Here are instructions for you - and they are applicable to both the original MX series and the latest instruments. 
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Setting up the MX Series with Cubase on a Mac

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Setup your MX49/MX61 BK/BU/WH and MX88 with Cubase on your Macintosh computer. This article is applicable to both the original MX series and the MX49/61 BK/BU/WH and MX88.
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