One Sequencer Many Related Jobs

One Sequencer Many Related Jobs
SONG mode, PATTERN mode, which one should I use?
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Building a Custom Drum Kit

Building a Custom Drum Kit
What you need to know to build your own Kits.
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Swing Quantize and the PLAY FX

Swing Quantize and the PLAY FX
How to set up your own 'groove quantize'.
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Divide Drum Track and JOB Functions

Divide Drum Track and JOB Functions
Things you must know when creating your own custom Drum Tracks
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Quantize: Before or After

Quantize: Before or After
Auto timing correction and how to get the most out of it.
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Using the REMIX Function to Create Variations

Using the REMIX Function to Create Variations
This function is one of the most powerful interactive tools you will ever work with...
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What is a PATTERN Phrase and what is a PATTERN Patch?

What is a PATTERN Phrase and what is a PATTERN Patch?
Things you must know to get the most out of PATTERN mode.
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Rehearse and Erase Functions

Rehearse and Erase Functions
When you are inspired nothing kills the flow like the STOP button. These realtime PATTERN Mode functions will help avoid this.
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Recording a Basic Drum Groove

Recording a Basic Drum Groove
This article will present some interesting workflows for both SONG and PATTERN modes
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What is a Drum Voice?

What is a Drum Voice?
Drummers are different, and so is the Drum Kit VOICE... find out why!
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Drum Track Construction Tools Motif XF

Drum Track Construction Tools Motif XF
The Motif XF offers a wide variety of tools for Drum Track Construction. Although there are no strict rules about how you go about composing your musical compositions, it is a fairly standard practice to begin by building the tracks up from the bottom up - at least when using MIDI gear. This often means constructing a basic drum groove on which to build the composition. This article is not meant to dictate how you should work, but is intended to make you aware of some of the powerful tools at your disposal. Read through it and I am sure you will discover something that might be of use to you at some point in using the Motif XF.

PowerStandardKit• What is a Drum Voice and how is it different from a Normal Voice?
• Recording a basic drum groove in SONG mode
• Recording your own original drum Pattern
• What is a PATTERN Phrase and what is PATTERN Patch?
• Using the REMIX function to create variations
• What is Divide Drum Track?
• Extract and Mix Track Jobs
• Quantize: Before or After
• Swing Quantize and the Play FX
• Normalizing Play FX
• Building a custom Drum Kit
• Editing individual drum keys
• One Sequencer Many (related) Jobs
• Routing Drums to individual Outputs
• Using a Drum Kit Voice for Audio Loops
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REAL TIME LOOP REMIX - Applied to AUDIO SLICE & MIDI Phrase

REAL TIME LOOP REMIX - Applied to AUDIO SLICE & MIDI Phrase
Real Time Loop Remix is as close as a product has come yet to a "talent button". Seriously...
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Scenes and Track Mutes

Scenes and Track Mutes
The XF has a built-in digital mixer. Learn about how to use "snapshots" to automate your mix.
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ONE Sequencer - TWO Modes - MANY Related Jobs

ONE Sequencer - TWO Modes - MANY Related Jobs
If you have only been using one Mode of your Sequencer, STOP! Read this now...
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The Groove Grid – Play FX

The Groove Grid – Play FX
Learn how to setup your own groove quantize template.
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Divide Drum Track

Divide Drum Track
Learn about this very unique Drum Track Construction Tool
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Real Time Loop Remix

Real Time Loop Remix
The Yamaha "Phrase Factory" quite possibly the cure for 'writer's block' - no kidding!
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Sampling in the Sequencer

Sampling in the Sequencer
The Integrated Sampling Sequencer separates the XF from all other synthesizers in its category, find out how it works in this article.
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How to Determine the Tempo of an Audio Clip

How to Determine the Tempo of an Audio Clip
Learn how the integrated sampler can calculate the Tempo of your audio loop.
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Sampling Basics on the Motif XS

Sampling Basics on the Motif XS
Learn how to sample audio to your XS
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