Jupiter X(m) Manager Updated
Minor update to version 2.01. Scene offsets page was not properly loading for zones 2-4. While I was there, rearranged the page to a more logical format.
RD 2000 Piano Editor Updated
Explore the extensive sonic landscape of the Roland V-Pianos Release 2.10 now supports all German Concert content other added templates RD-2000 pianos have extensive adjustable settings, including: Individual Voicing editing on the keyboard is by individual note. Any change requires numerous actions. This layout provides templates that update all 88 notes at once, with wide…
Chord^ – flexible chord layout
Chord^ – flexible chord layout. Linear two octave x 7 pad array transposes and plays chords. Assign preloaded or user specified chords to pad rows. Nine user chords with up to 10 notes each can be entered and assigned during performance. Presets save pad and user chord assignments. Controls are MDP2, logic is…
RD 2000 Manager updated
Roland recently released new sound content for the five + year old RD 2000. It had been over two years since I last made upgrades to the RD 2000 Manager (my first MIDI Designer Pro 2 layout). I intended quickly update the tones (patch) listing, so the layout could recall the new patches. However, once…
Using MIDI Designer Pro 2 in hardware beta test
During a recent hardware beta test, production documentation was not available to the testers, such as the details of the patches and multis/programs and associated settings. The beta testers could go individually through all patches and multis/programs to see what is of interest to test, but with a SysEx enabled synth, why not automate the…
MDP2 Technique – automatically switch pages in multi-page button group
Problem statement – with a multiple page group of buttons (stops, presets, etc.) use a stepper to increment, and when the last one on a page is reached, change to the next page. Secrets to successful page jumps the page jump action occurs when the button goes OFF, not ON. So to jump successfully we…
Auto Build StreamByter SysEx Bulk Data Message Decode
MIDI Designer Pro layout functionality is improved when controls can be preset to match the hardware settings. This post provides a spreadsheet that will automatically build the StreamByter code.