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Yamaha Synthesizer Artist Antoinio "Tone" Daniels "Christmas Love" Album Available Now!

Yamaha Synthesizer Artist Antoinio "Tone" Daniels "Christmas Love" Album Available Now!
Check out Antoinio "Tone" Daniels new Christmas record "Christmas Love"!
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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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Loopop: MODX Review

Loopop: MODX Review
Check out this excellent MODX video from the YouTube music technology channel Loopop.
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MONTAGE Review Roundup

MONTAGE Review Roundup
And the rave reviews keep coming in! The MONTAGE Music Synthesizer is an amazing musical instrument with great sound, powerful real-time control and user-friendly workflow. But don't take our word for it, take a look at the following MONTAGE reviews:
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Francesco Tristano: Two Yamahas, One Passion

Francesco Tristano: Two Yamahas, One Passion
On October 17, Yamaha Corporation and Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. co-hosted “Two Yamahas, One Passion—RIDERS MEET PIANIST,” an event where the sensitivity of a pianist and motorcyclists blend into one, at the Yamaha Hall in Ginza, Tokyo.
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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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Ask.Audio: Unleashing the Power of MONTAGE (and MODX!)

Ask.Audio: Unleashing the Power of MONTAGE (and MODX!)
Check out this short and sweet article from out friends at Ask.Audio.
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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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MONTAGE Connect Update: 1.0.5 for MacOS Mojave

MONTAGE Connect Update: 1.0.5 for MacOS Mojave
A new version of MONTAGE Connect for users of MacOS Mojave is available now!
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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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Introducing the Yamaha Synth Space

Introducing the Yamaha Synth Space
Over 40 years of synth history!
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Spotlight on DOMi: Yamaha Synthesizer Artist DOMi

Spotlight on DOMi: Yamaha Synthesizer Artist DOMi
Yamaha Synthesizer Artist DOMi is a remarkably talented keyboardist, pianist and producer from France.
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Spotlight on Nicholas Semrad: The Keyboardist and MODX7

Spotlight on Nicholas Semrad: The Keyboardist and MODX7
Check out this short video of Nicholas Semrad in his studio with MODX7. 
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Spotlight on Nicholas Semrad: New "Ratio" Album

Spotlight on Nicholas Semrad: New "Ratio" Album

This week is "Spotlight on Nicholas Semrad" week! Check out his new album "Ratio" with expansions of Q.


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Spotlight on Richard Devine: MODX Livestream Performance

Spotlight on Richard Devine: MODX Livestream Performance
We continue our "Spotlight on Richard Devine" with his September 14 MODX Livestream Performance and interview with Dom Sigalas.
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Spotlight on Richard Devine: New Album "Sort\Lave"

Spotlight on Richard Devine: New Album "Sort\Lave"
Fresh off of his great performance and interview during the MODX Music Synthesizer livestream on September 14, YamahaSynth is proud to announce Richard Devine's new record "Sort\Lave" available November 2. 
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Moessieurs Mondays: The MONTAGE A/D Input

Moessieurs Mondays: The MONTAGE A/D Input
The A/D Input on MONTAGE is a cool way to bring external audio from a microphone or line input into the Motion Control system. A/D parameters can be controlled with the Super Knob. Standard Part parameters like volume and pan are one possibility, but the real magic happens when control is assigned to the Insertion Effects. Plus you have the Envelope Follower, Vocoder and Auto Beat Sync capability. Check out the video below from Moessieurs on the A/D Input below:

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