Moessieurs Monday: DAW Remote in MONTAGE

Moessieurs Monday: DAW Remote in MONTAGE
I love using the DAW remote feature when I'm using MONTAGE and Cubase. It streamlines the recording process and makes thing easier during production. This video from Moessieurs shows you how to set up MONTAGE with Cubase to control DAW transport, set up and edit VST Instruments and record MIDI and audio tracks from MONTAGE using this elegant music produciton system.




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Moessieurs Monday: Record and Playback Audio from a USB Stick On MONTAGE/MODX

Moessieurs Monday: Record and Playback Audio from a USB Stick On MONTAGE/MODX
Today's Moessieurs Monday shows how easy it is to record and play back audio from a USB flash drive. It's a quick way to capture an idea or play back backing tracks. Check out the video below:
 


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Moessieurs Monday: Sampling a Synth Using SampleRobot

Moessieurs Monday: Sampling a Synth Using SampleRobot
It's midsummer! There is no better time to get out of the heat, connect your MONTAGE to the computer and and sample a synthesizer with SampleRobot. Moessieurs shows you how in this video and it's in French with English subtitles so you know it will be good! Profitez-en!


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Moessieurs Monday: Waveform Category Search

Moessieurs Monday: Waveform Category Search
Waveforms are the building blocks of Elements in the AWM2 engine of MONTAGE and MODX. You can use them to create your own sounds. There are 6320 Preset Waveforms in MONTAGE and MODX, and finding specific ones would be difficult without some organization system. Forturnately the slick Category Search feature not only works for Performances: It works for Waveforms searches as well. Check out the video below from Moessieurs to find out more!


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Moessieurs Monday: Building a Performance on MODX

Moessieurs Monday: Building a Performance on MODX
In this rather entensive video (27 minutes!) you'll learn the basics of building a Performance. Things like merging Performances, creating splits and layers, setting velocity limits, assigning Super Knob control, shifting notes and using Super Knob link are just some of the topics featured in this week's Moessieurs Monday. Check it out below!


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Moessieurs Monday: Parameter with Part in MONTAGE and MODX

Moessieurs Monday: Parameter with Part in MONTAGE and MODX
When building a Performance with Parts you might wonder what happens to the programmed parameters in each Part you add. This video from Moessieurs shows you how it works. Check it out below, and come back next Monday for another installment of Moessieurs Monday!


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Moessieurs Monday: Quick Tone Edit on MONTAGE

Moessieurs Monday: Quick Tone Edit on MONTAGE
Sometimes when you select a Performance in MONTAGE or MODX it is almost right. In those situations all it takes are a few edits using the rotary encoders, adjusting filter cutoff, effects sends, EQ settings and so on. This video is all about making those quick tone edits and although it is specifically about MONTAGE it is relevant to MODX owners as well. Check it out below:


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Moessieurs Monday: Updating MODX

Moessieurs Monday: Updating MODX
MODX is a platform-based synthesizer - and taking advantage of the OS updates ensures that you have the latest sounds, effects and UI enhancements. To get the most out of your MODX, make sure you update to the lastest version. You can find it at the download section of the product page and we'll let you know when new versions are available on YamahaSynth.com. The video below is a nice overview on the MODX update procedure:


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Moessieurs Monday: Discovering MODX

Moessieurs Monday: Discovering MODX
We've been focusing on MONTAGE videos from Moessieurs each Monday. Now let's check out his MODX videos. Below is a nice overview for people new to MODX. Even if you don't speak French, no worries: There are subtitles in English! Check it out below:


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Moessieurs Monday: Editing Motion Sequences in a Part

Moessieurs Monday: Editing Motion Sequences in a Part

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Moessieurs Monday: Motion Sequencer Basics

Moessieurs Monday: Motion Sequencer Basics
This is the first in a short video series about the Motion Sequencer from the fantastic French MONTAGE and MODX site Moessieurs! Check it out below:


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Moessieurs Monday: FM-X and Easy Sounds FM-Xperience

Moessieurs Monday: FM-X and Easy Sounds FM-Xperience

One one of the finest examples of FM-X programming is "FM-Xperience", a content pack from German sound design team Easy Sounds. This content pack for MONTAGE and MODX is remarkable, with amazing drums generated entriely by FM-X, great leads, pads, comps and more. In this video from Moessieurs he chooses a some of the sounds from the pack and shows you how they are created. Check it out below and get Easy Sounds "FM-Xperience" here!


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Moessieurs Monday: Connecting MONTAGE and MOTIF XF with Camelot Pro

Moessieurs Monday: Connecting MONTAGE and MOTIF XF with Camelot Pro
Camelot Pro is a powerful software tool that intelligently connects and maps hardware MIDI devices and virtual instruments. With a simple interface, mulitplatform support (Windows, MacOS and iOS), attachments like scores and notes and more, Camelot makes connecting mulitple devices a breeze. Check out this video from Moessieurs as he connects MONTAGE and a MOTIF XF with Camelot Pro:

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Moessieurs Mondays: FM-X Operator Level and Copy

Moessieurs Mondays: FM-X Operator Level and Copy
This week's Moessieurs Monday continues with more about FM-X. Operator Levels are extremely important to the overall sound. Carrier levels change the overall volume and modulator levels change the timbre. Understanding this concept is crucial in FM-X programming and this video breaks it down nicely. He also shows you how to copy one operator to another with a simple shortcut. Check it out below:


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Moessieurs Monday: FM-X Spectral Forms and Operator Frequencies

Moessieurs Monday: FM-X Spectral Forms and Operator Frequencies
Spectral Forms are powerful parameters that change the timbre of the sound in interesting ways. In conjunction with Operator frequency a wide range of unique sounds are possible. Check out the video below and learn more about the FM-X engine inside both MONTAGE and MODX:


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Moessieurs Mondays: FM Basics

Moessieurs Mondays: FM Basics
The powerful FM-X engine in both MONTAGE and MODX is capable of many different sounds. From leads to pads, synth comps to special effects, FM-X can generate unique and compelling tones. This 18 minute video is a great introduction for anyone new to FM programming. Check it out below, and check back again next Monday for more from Moessieurs!

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Moessieurs Monday: Connecting MOTIF XF and MONTAGE with Camelot

Moessieurs Monday: Connecting MOTIF XF and MONTAGE with Camelot
We showed you Camelot in this video from Superbooth18. This week's Moessieurs Monday shows the benefits of connnecting a MOTIF XF and MONTAGE using Camelot and all the ways you can control either keyboard in a variety of situations. Check out the video below, and go here for more information about Camelot. Want to meet the developers? Check out Blake Angelos's interview with Camelot developers Emanuele Parravicini and Simone Capitani.Emanuele Parravicini and Simone Capitani.

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Moessieurs Mondays: What's New in MONTAGE OS v2.5

Moessieurs Mondays: What's New in MONTAGE OS v2.5
Check out this great overview of the new features added in MONTAGE OS v2.5! The DAW Remote feature alone is amazing. Watch the complete overview below!


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Moessieurs Monday: MONTAGE/MODX Mic and Insertion Effects

Moessieurs Monday: MONTAGE/MODX Mic and Insertion Effects
In this installment from Moessieurs he shows how to connect a microphone to MONTAGE and route the signal through the insertion effects. Rather than simply using conventional effects like reverb and delay he digs in and shows more creative uses with effects like Auto Synth, Lo-Fi, Amp Simulator, Talking Modulator and more! This is a great video for anyone wanting to explore integrating external audio with MONTAGE and MODX. Check it you below:


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Moessieurs Monday: The MODX Vocoder, Part II

Moessieurs Monday: The MODX Vocoder, Part II
The vocoder in MODX is unilke any vocoder you've ever seen. Not only can you control all of the effect parameters in real time via Motion Control, you can have either the A/D input (as covered in last week's article) or another Part as the modulator. What does that mean? Check out the video below from Moessieurs and find out!


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