MOTIF XF: The Top Ten Articles on YamahaSynth

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The top ten most read MOTIF XF articles on YamahaSynth. Computer connectivity, Voice editing, internal effects and more!
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MOTIF XF: The Top Ten Articles on YamahaSynth

MOTIF XF: The Top Ten Articles on YamahaSynth
The top ten most read MOTIF XF articles on YamahaSynth. Computer connectivity, Voice editing, internal effects and more!
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Behind the Synth: The MOTIF Series

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From 2001 to 2016 the Yamaha MOTIF Series were a music industry standard. Nate and Blake explore the legendary line in this installment of "Behind the Synth".
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Behind the Synth: The MOTIF Series

Behind the Synth: The MOTIF Series
From 2001 to 2016 the Yamaha MOTIF Series were a music industry standard. Nate and Blake explore the legendary line in this installment of "Behind the Synth".
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Dr. Mix Visits the Yamaha Synth Space

Dr. Mix Visits the Yamaha Synth Space
Dom Sigalas' visit to the Yamaha Synth Space.
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Introducing the Yamaha Synth Space

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Over 40 years of synth history!
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Introducing the Yamaha Synth Space

Introducing the Yamaha Synth Space
Over 40 years of synth history!
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MONTAGifying MOTIF: A Deeper Dive

MONTAGifying MOTIF: A Deeper Dive
We know that the original MOTIF XF Performances were four PARTS, with just two Assignable Knobs per PART and no COMMON Assign Knobs; it had just six Control Sets per PART... We’ve been exploring the possibilities using this data to build upon. Let's take a look at the impact of adding additional PARTs to an existing Performance. In this article, we'll be expanding on the MOTIF XF Performance data.
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MONTAGifying MOTIF: A Deeper Dive

MONTAGifying MOTIF: A Deeper Dive
We know that the original MOTIF XF Performances were four PARTS, with just two Assignable Knobs per PART and no COMMON Assign Knobs; it had just six Control Sets per PART... We’ve been exploring the possibilities using this data to build upon. Let's take a look at the impact of adding additional PARTs to an existing Performance. In this article, we'll be expanding on the MOTIF XF Performance data.
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MONTAGifying MOTIF: "Dream Ballad"

MONTAGifying MOTIF: "Dream Ballad"
With the release of firmware version 2.00, MONTAGE can now boast both Voice and Performance compatiblility with the Motif XF and MOXF. Building on the Performance programming found in its predecessors, we've been using this data to learn what MOTION CONTROL brings to the table. These tutorials are meant to get you started exploring the possibilities. Follow along, step-by-step, as we reveal some of the navigation shortcuts and we take a close look at the relationships between Source Controllers and Destination Parameters. Scuba gear, ready?
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MONTAGifying MOTIF: "Dream Ballad"

MONTAGifying MOTIF: "Dream Ballad"
With the release of firmware version 2.00, MONTAGE can now boast both Voice and Performance compatiblility with the Motif XF and MOXF. Building on the Performance programming found in its predecessors, we've been using this data to learn what MOTION CONTROL brings to the table. These tutorials are meant to get you started exploring the possibilities. Follow along, step-by-step, as we reveal some of the navigation shortcuts and we take a close look at the relationships between Source Controllers and Destination Parameters. Scuba gear, ready?
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Mastering MONTAGE: MIDI Rec on DAW

Mastering MONTAGE: MIDI Rec on DAW
This continues our mini-seres on MONTAGE Cubase and helping you get the best out of your MONTAGE. If you have not already, please read the first article in this series:"MONTAGE Cubase Setup Guide: Getting Started"

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Mastering MONTAGE: Performance Basics and the Live Set 1

Mastering MONTAGE: Performance Basics and the Live Set 1
We are kicking off this "Snorkel Level" series (for all MONTAGE users regardless of experience level) with the creative use of Performances and Live Sets.

There are some 1920 Preset Performances in MONTAGE. The USER area can store 640 of your own Performances. A set of 640 Performances can be placed in a Library. There can be eight Libraries - each containing as many as 640 Performances - resident on your MONTAGE. So let's get started!
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Motif to Montage, Part 3

Motif to Montage, Part 3
MOTIF to Montage: Architecture and Interface Differences
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Mastering MONTAGE: MIDI Rec on DAW

Mastering MONTAGE: MIDI Rec on DAW
This continues our mini-seres on MONTAGE Cubase and helping you get the best out of your MONTAGE. If you have not already, please read the first article in this series:"MONTAGE Cubase Setup Guide: Getting Started"

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Performance Basics and the Live Set 1

Performance Basics and the Live Set 1
We are kicking off this "Snorkel Level" series (for all MONTAGE users regardless of experience level) with the creative use of Performances and Live Sets.

There are some 2707 Preset Performances in MONTAGE. The USER area can store 640 of your own Performances. A set of 640 Performances can be placed in a Library. There can be eight Libraries - each containing as many as 640 Performances - resident on your MONTAGE. So let's get started!
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Mastering MONTAGE: Getting Started

Mastering MONTAGE: Getting Started
Just got your new MONTAGE? You're new to synthesizers? Or you're an old hand at synthesizers, even owned a Motif? Here are some quick suggestions on what to do first...
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Motif to Montage, Part 3

Motif to Montage, Part 3
MOTIF to Montage: Architecture and Interface Differences
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Dave Gant Interview

Dave Gant Interview
Since 1989 Dave Gant has been the keyboard player/band leader for Garth Brooks — the top-selling artist of all times in any genre of music. He was kind enough to answer a few questions for us. Here is what he had to share with the readers here at Yamahasynth.

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