Re: Problem on M6R

From trait
Sent Wed, Sep 27th 1995, 23:53

>The M6R will respond to two channels of midi in split mode, 2/4 voice,
>4/2, 6/0 and 0/6 voice splits.  These are normally upper and lower, and
>perhaps overlapping or even complete layers from the same controller
>keyboard. It also has a mono 6 channel mode for guitar controllers.
>
>Whoa, just went back over that, manual says it does the 2 channel thing,
>and it also says two sounds from two tracks of a sequencer, but I can't
>find the channel assign (rom 2.13a, alleged to be the last ROM, fixes a
>glitch in earlier ones).  Maybe not, confusing. ...Here it is, under
>SPLIT parameter page -- "02 Left MIDI output"  despite the word output, it
>also controls input on the basic midi channel set on the master page.
>Set to value=ON, "05 Right midi output" also to "ON" receives/sends on
>basic MIDI channel +1, so lower split on channel 5, then upper is on 6.
>So, now we both know, manual, p. 91, ... each half of the split can be
>controlled by two separate instrument controllers on two different
>channels.  Volume between the two can be adjusted with the 06 left-right
>balance" and left as part of your custom split.
>
>Now that velocity thing, might be the early glitch the update the rom fixes,
>OR, under master edit, go to "52 CALIBRATE", press the value, 4th button,
>it asks ready?, hit YES,  any major problems will show up as it does its
>thing, takes a minute or so, and produces some small noises, don't panic.
>
>As I said, this is a nifty synth.  recommended.  heck, buy two!  Oh yes,
>tuning drifts under stage lights, retunes in seconds and a remote can be
>built for that.  (I never built one, but was given one).
>
>Lorne
>redacted@example.com

Speaking of which, is it worth it to buy the Doepfer (or whoever)
Programmer for the Matrix 6r or could it be done with a Midi Fader box?

I'm also interested in getting a copy of the service manual, if you're up
for it..


+odd

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