The Introductory Workshop focuses on creating beats, patterns and selecting kits on the Roland TR-8. In addition customizing and tweaking sounds is also learned. Additional equipment is introduced to enhance the sounds the participants create from the TR-8.
- How to program (step time sequence) basic patterns,
- How to use velocity,
- How to chain patterns,
- How to real time record patterns,
- Quick guide or intro to mx-1 using master effects
- Using mx-1 as master to sync tr-8 and tb-3 to play together, how to select sounds and patterns from tb-3
All introductory workshops include a complete rig for each participant consisting of a Roland TR 8 Rhythm Performer; a System-1 plug out Synthesizer, Roland TB 3 Touch Bass Line and Roland MX-1 Live Mixer Performer. At the end of the workshop, each participant will have a basic overview of the functions of each piece of equipment and as bonus….their own, unique track! No Experience is Necessary and Fun is guaranteed.