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MOTIF XF: The Top Ten Articles on YamahaSynth
Check out the top ten most read MOTIF XF articles on YamahaSynth.
We went through all the MOTIF XF articles for MOTIF week and chose the ten most popular ones. Check it out below:1. MOTIF XF: What’s New
It's all about what's under the hood. This article explains what made the MOTIF XF different than the MOTIF XS.2. MOTIF XF VST Editor
The VST Editor for MOTIF XF is pretty cool. This guide shows you how to set it up in Cubase.3. Introducing MOTIF XF Effects
The MOTIF XF Effects explained!4.Exploring MOTIF XF 1.5 HD Reverbs
MOTIF OS v1.5 added some great HD reverbs. This article shows you why they are so cool.
5. MOTIF XF Song Import using the VST EditorThe song import feature allows you to import a complete MOTIF XF song into Cubase. It even imports samples created in the Integrated Sampling Sequencer!6. MOTIF XF YSFW Setup Macintosh with CubaseIf you use the FW16E firewire board and you run Cubase on a Mac, this guide will help you set it all up. 7. MOTIF XF Setup Templates for CubaseThese setup templates make connecting Cubase and MOTIF XF easy for a variety of production situations. 8. Setting up a Microphone MOTIF XF A/D InputWant to use the Vocoder in MOTIF XF? This article shows you how to set up a micorphone to do this an more. 9. Flash Board Session: MOTIF XF
The "F" in XF is for "Flash", and you can install up to 2 Gigs of flash memory in MOTIF XF. This article explains how to install, set up and load samples onto the FL512/1024 flash board. 10. MOTIF XF USB-MIDI Setup for Windows and Mac
These are both easy to follow guides that show how to connect MOTIF XF to the computer.
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About the author
Yamaha Synthesizer Product Specialist Blake Angelos has over thirty years of experience with music hardware and software. An expert in music technology, Blake has conducted numerous clinics, master classes and presentations throughout the United States, Europe and Canada. In his role as Product Specialist for the Synthesizer Department Blake appears in many product videos and artist interviews, writes many articles for YamahaSynth.com and co-hosts a regular Podcast called “Behind the Synth”.
Before his work with Yamaha, he taught music theory and jazz studies courses at Arizona State University; managed a technology-focused music store in Seattle and was a production supervisor at Microsoft, where he led a team that developed groundbreaking interactive music content for the Microsoft Network. Blake holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Northern Colorado and a Master of Music degree from Arizona State University. Blake currently resides in Bellingham, Washington with his family, and between his travels around the world for Yamaha, he performs as much as possible with several jazz and creative music groups in Bellingham, Seattle and other places in the Pacific Northwest.