Author Topic: Making Ch 9 play on Midi Ch 10 & thus Dble my drums on S910 How ??  (Read 2597 times)

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Offline dont811

Hello, I know my S910 may be 'old' to many yet, it's MY iconic, lovable keyboard bought & paid for.  Some of my 3rd party styles have week drums or else I feel the need to get more percussion on my Ch 10 DRUMS. On my ancient Roland sound canvas all I had to do was press ANY channel button & switch it to my heart's desire. Here, I'm lost or @ least I've forgotten a lot. Thanks for your time. Regards, Don 6-16-19  11:15 am EST
It's really nice to be back as i am having to relearn almost everything about my S910.
Thanks again 4 all your help.S-910; MU128;  Proteus1&2/XR; Proteus2000;SC-55; KORG I-30; TC-HeliconVoiceLive2;
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Offline Normanfernandez

Re: Making Ch 9 play on Midi Ch 10 & thus Dble my drums on S910 How ??
« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2019, 05:51:36 PM »
You want to Copy and Paste the Drum Track from CH 9 to CH 10?
Is this a Song ( Midi) or Style ?

Your current process removes the Sound that was on Ch 10??
You need help to Boost the Drums on CH 10?
 

Offline SeaGtGruff

Re: Making Ch 9 play on Midi Ch 10 & thus Dble my drums on S910 How ??
« Reply #2 on: June 17, 2019, 12:18:47 AM »
Yamaha styles already use channels 9 and 10 for drums, so I think you should be able to load a style into the Style Creator-- or MixMaster-- and change the drum kit or kits assigned to those channels, as well as turn up the channel volumes or individual Note (drum beat) volumes.
Michael Rideout
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Offline Joe H

Re: Making Ch 9 play on Midi Ch 10 & thus Dble my drums on S910 How ??
« Reply #3 on: June 17, 2019, 01:55:35 AM »
Hi Don,

What you want to do can be a little tricky and a lot of work.  There are a couple of BIG considerations to merge the channel 9 drums with the channel 10 drums.

1. Firstly... are the drum kits the same; if not then there will be a problem with playback when you copy ch9 drums to ch10 drums.

2. Second... Are the two channels set to the same Volume? If not you will have to adjust the volume on ch9 drums to match channel 10 drums. If the volume is different after you do that, then you will need to adjust the (global) Note Velocity up or down by a percentage for ch9 to match the Volume of ch10 drums.

3. If both drum channels are using the same drum kit and once you have the right volume balance for both channels, then you can copy channel 9 to channel 10. But I'm talking about ALL 15 Style Sections!

This can be done in MixMaster, but it's my opinion that you can do these operations much easier and faster with the StyleMagic software.

But there is another option... You can add additional drums by using drum Multi Pads. You can create drum Multi Pads with the PadMaker software by converting style drum parts to Multi Pads.

You can get PadMaker here: http://psrtutorial.com/MB/padmaker.html

Regards,
Joe H

« Last Edit: June 17, 2019, 01:59:53 AM by Joe H »
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Offline Ed B

Re: Making Ch 9 play on Midi Ch 10 & thus Dble my drums on S910 How ??
« Reply #4 on: June 17, 2019, 02:32:54 AM »
Hi
Before you go to swapping, if your complaint is with the volume, you should tune the style using the methods shown in the tutorial on our main web site:
http://psrtutorial.com/lessons/tune/adjStyle/AStyles40Mixing.html
You should be able to get lots of volume. Most complaints have to do with the drums being to loud. Also mke sure that the drum kit that is used in the 3rd party style is compatible with your keyboard.
Let us know what stage you are in.
Regards
Ed B
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