Re: 909 as sequencer (long)

From dj terrorist
Sent Tue, Feb 27th 1996, 12:10

>Date: Tue, 27 Feb 1996 12:11:17 +0100
>To: "Social Entropy rep." <redacted@example.com>
>From: dj terrorist <redacted@example.com>
>Subject: Re: 909 as sequencer (long)
>
>>The goals;
>>1. I have two midi devices a DJ-70 and a Korg Prophecy
>>2. The 909 has 2 midi outs (thank god!)
>>3. I want to be able to use the 909 to sequence everything I have
>>   and sync my 303 and 606!
>
>I use my 909 as master clock for :
>808 / 303 x 2 / 202 / Oscar / Prophecy / 606, with a midi-sync box
>it works well...
>
>>the problems;
>>1. The 909 only sends out 1/16 notes!
>>2. The 909 only sends on one channel.
>>3. The 909 only sends notes for the botton octave of the keyboard!
>>4. The 909 doesn't seem to send midi clock to *some* things!
>>solutions?
>
>Only use the 909 sequencer for bassline stuff ... !
>
>>2.I could rechannelize one output of the 909 for the Prophecy, but I 
>>still have no note duration control!
>
>Better use the built-in pattern editor, it works well in sync...
>
>>5. I can run the clock from the 909 thru the prophecy and into my sync24 
>>convertor, to run the 303, but not to the sync24 conv. directly from the 909!
>>hmmm...
>
>I run my DOEPFER MSY1 right after the 909 without problem... (and it's better
>for that fucked up midi delay)
>
>
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