Motif XF YSFW Setup Windows with Cubase

Motif XF YSFW Setup Windows with Cubase

Setting up to record to Cubase via FireWire on a Windows computer - here's what you need to know.

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Motif XF USB-MIDI Setup Windows

Motif XF USB-MIDI Setup Windows

Connecting the XF to a Windows computer via USB will allow you to record MIDI data, here's how to do it.

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Motif XF USB-MIDI Setup Macintosh

Motif XF USB-MIDI Setup Macintosh

Setting up the XF with your Macintosh computer via USB for MIDI recording.

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Motif XF Routing PARTS via FireWire

Motif XF Routing PARTS via FireWire

Learn to route signals like a "pro"... setting signals to ride the bus... 

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Motif XF Auto Load

Motif XF Auto Load

Learn to customize your XF with the AUTO LOAD feature'

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ADVANCED: EXTERNAL INSTRUMENT using Cubase 7

ADVANCED: EXTERNAL INSTRUMENT using Cubase 7

If you have the full version of Cubase, here you will learn how there are even more advanced routing features available.

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Mix Templates

Mix Templates

Learn all about creating and storing your own Mix Templates for instant recall.

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Sample SLICE and SLICE+SEQ Sample functions

Sample Slice:
Slice is a function that is designed to make audio loops (up to 8 measures) work at different tempos without adverse pitch change (munchkin-ization). It accomplishes this by analyzing the audio and breaking it into smaller segments (slices). Each slice is mapped to the MIDI keyboard on successively higher notes of a single Waveform assigned to a Pattern Sample Voice or Song Sample Voice. A chromatic scale of MIDI data is created (in a Phrase in Pattern mode/to a linear track in Song mode) accurately placing the trigger notes so that when the scale is played back it re-assembles the audio slices. This is analogous to how individual drawings can be made to animate the movement of cartoon characters by flipping them slower or faster in front of a camera. The Motif can create up to 128 slices maximum – the number of notes on a MIDI channel. The Slice function creates a MIDI phrase to trigger the audio slices. A Phrase is a Pattern mode structure. In Song mode the data is written to a linear track.

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Learning about Envelopes Motif XS/XF and MOX/MOXF

Learning about Envelopes Motif XS/XF and MOX/MOXF

Envelopes define the shape of a sound, find out how your synthesizer works.

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Integrated Sampling Sequencer

Integrated Sampling Sequencer

Integrating a sampler into the Sequencer set the Motif apart from all other synthesizers - learn all about it.

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How to make a WAV or AIFF for CD/MP3 creation

How to make a WAV or AIFF for CD/MP3 creation

Share you music with family, friends, everyone - learn the methods of creating a finished product.

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Flash Memory Expansion Modules

Flash Memory Expansion Modules
The "F" in XF is all about FLASH. Read all about it! Flash staves off obsolescence allowing you to re-invent your XF
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Flash Board Session: Motif XF

Flash Board Session: Motif XF

Here is an example Flash Session - design your own Wave ROM

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Exploring a Voice in VOICE mode

Exploring a Voice in VOICE mode

The "VOICE" is the basic playable entity in your XF. Learn how to explore a Voice to find the magic.

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POWER USER: Ethernet

POWER USER: Ethernet

This article will help you setup your XF to your computer via Ethernet.

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Cubase: Motif XF Song Import

Cubase: Motif XF Song Import

Record a SONG in the XF sequencer, Cubase can IMPORT both your MIDI and AUDIO tracks recorded to the ISS... read all about it.

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Copying a Voice to a PERFORMANCE or MIXING

Copying a Voice to a PERFORMANCE or MIXING
My Voice sounds different when I move it other Modes, how can I get it to sound "exactly" the same?
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Bank Select and Program Change

Bank Select and Program Change

These coded MIDI messages allow you recall any sound at any time in the sequencer... learn the secret.

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Motif XF YSFW Setup Windows with Cubase

Motif XF YSFW Setup Windows with Cubase
Setting up the XF for use with Cubase via FireWire on a Windows computer.
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Motif XF USB-MIDI Setup Windows

Motif XF USB-MIDI Setup Windows
Setting up the XF with Cubase via USB for MIDI recording on a Windows computer.
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