Archive for the ‘midiclock support’ Category

Yamaha Motif Rack XS

December 9, 2009Serge Comments Off on Yamaha Motif Rack XS

On the Motif Rack XS you configure syncing to midi clock in the following menu : Select midi (nr2). Then Edit the MIDI Sync Parameter. Possible values are : internal : Synchronization to internal clock. You can use this setting when this tone generator is to be used alone or as the master clock source […]

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Yamaha RS7000

December 9, 2009Serge Comments Off on Yamaha RS7000

The RS7000 Music Production Studio is quite advanced. It can be synced to midiclock the following way : In midi setup (page 1/2) you can set the midi sync setting to “MIDI” This way your RS7000 can be synced to an external midi clock signal.

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Boss DR-3

December 8, 2009Serge Comments Off on Boss DR-3

The Boss DR-3 can be synced to midiclock : In the system menu, set the Sync parameter to auto : The DR-3 will now sync to midiclock as soon as it has received the start command (which midiclock sends automatically when you press start).

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Yamaha RY20

December 8, 2009Serge Comments Off on Yamaha RY20

Yamaha’s RY20 is a cool device. Put the RY20 in MIDI Mode by pressing the [ MIDI ] button. The “MIDI” indicator is now switched on. The current mode is flashing below the “SYNC” prompt : Switch from “INT” (internal clock, the default) to “MIDI” (external MIDI controller) by rotating the Jog Dial or by […]

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Roland VG-99 V-Guitar & VB-99 V-Bass

December 7, 2009Serge Comments Off on Roland VG-99 V-Guitar & VB-99 V-Bass

TheRoland VG-99 and VB-99 can easily be synced to midi. In the menu system/midi you can select the ‘sync clock’ options : The following settings are possible : INTERNAL : the VG-99/VB-99 ignores any incoming midi clock commands : don’t use this setting if you want to synchronize with midiclock. AUTO (USB) : The VG-99/VB-99 […]

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Yamaha QY70

December 7, 2009Serge Comments Off on Yamaha QY70

Yamaha’s QY70 supports reception of midi clock signal. You can edit the MIDI SYNC setting in the utility-midi menu : When the MIDI SYNC parameter is set to “Internal” the QY70 is controlled by its own internal clock. However, when set to “External” the QY70 is controlled by a MIDI clock signal received from an […]

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Boss DB-90 Dr Beat

December 6, 2009Serge Comments Off on Boss DB-90 Dr Beat

Even the small DB-90 dr beat can be synced to midiclock. (see picture below) To achieve synchronization, press the MIDI button on your db-90. Your Dr Beat will switch to “MIDI reception enabled” mode. The DB-90 now syncs to your midiclock and also follows the start/stop commands. If you press the MIDI button again, the […]

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Yamaha QY700

December 5, 2009Serge Comments Off on Yamaha QY700

The Yamaha QY700 supports midiclock. In the menu show below, you can setup the synchronisation : If you set MIDI SYNC to MIDI-A or MIDI-B, the QY700 will be controlled by MIDI Clock messages received from MIDI IN-A or MIDI IN-B. Select this setting if you are using the QY700 as a slave device for […]

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Boss DR-670

December 4, 2009Serge Comments Off on Boss DR-670

It is not really difficult to synchronize the roland/boss DR-670 to midiclock. The device syncs to midiclock by default, so you normally don’t need any special setting. It is possible to verify/change this setting if you need to (excerpt from manual): This sync setting can be set to three different values : AUTO: In this […]

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Yamaha RM1x

December 4, 2009Serge Comments Off on Yamaha RM1x

On the Yamaha RM1x, you can set the MIDI SYNC setting to MIDI : With a setting of MIDI, the RM1x will be controlled by MIDI Clock messages received from MIDI IN. Select this setting if you are using the RM1x as a slave device for synchronized play. This is the setting to use when […]

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