As the manual with the KO2 is so poor I thought it might be a good idea to have one thread for all the tips, tricks, discoveries and shortcuts that. the instruction manual but isn’t because these days instruction manuals The Kaossilator 2 is a reasonably inexpensive x-y touchpad device. The Korg Kaossilator KO-1 is a portable music synthesizer manufactured by Korg . Termed a on the LED display but are given specific names in the instructions. It is possible to overcome the two-bar limit as the Kaossilator records audio.

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First of all, you can experiment with x-y touchpad performing. So an x-y touchpad can be defined to play simply eight notes arranged from left-to-right, and motions up and down can be used to control, say, volume.

The Kaossilator 2 is a reasonably inexpensive kaossikator touchpad device that can do a heck of a lot and it runs on batteries so I bought one. Reports from the Goblin Universe or, Shadows on the Analemma.

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Wed Jul 18, 9: In a perfect world I suppose everybody would play the cello. Sat Jul 28, 9: On a device such as an iPad where the touchpad is also a display screen it is easy to touch the notes you want. The traditional stuff sticks around and usually high-tech stuff is just a fad. You can control the arrangement within the octave. The Kaossilator is portable, running on four AA batteries or a 4.

But fretless instruments require exceptional dexterity to play and a good ear. Third, you can record what kaossilatro perform.


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It is possible to overcome the two-bar kaossilatpr as the Kaossilator records audio to memory. Similarly, if you want the notes of the G-major scale but starting at A, on the Kaossilator 2 you can set the root as A and the scale type as Dorian. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

The last 10 programs are complete rhythm-patterns, but since percussion sounds are included in the programs, kaossolator can develop their own rhythm-patterns by manyal multiple overdubbed sounds.

And of course this works for any key. There are spots to affix lanyards. Another way to fully overcome the two-bar limit is by powering up the Kaossilator while holding down the Tap and Loop Rec buttons. Views Read Edit View history.

Doing this will make four bars available by setting the Loop Length to 16but this disables the Undo function [6]. Languages Italiano Edit links.

The Kaossilator features hundreds of programs, which are mostly synthesizer voices and sound effects, including acoustic guitartrumpetpianopercussion, and electronic sounds. Because it can help you learn, too. So it would have been better if Korg kqossilator included a section in their instruction sheet describing how you can control the x-y touchpad in this way. View my complete profile. How many bloggers manaul it take to change a light bulb? Does it make sense to have all the tips on one thread?

For some sounds, horizontal movement affects a non-pitch parameter. And, as I said, iPad resources are becoming available that use similar x-y touchpad input so performance skills will have a future, too. Fourth, it can play along with you [!

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Second, you can generate all manner of instrumental and synthesizer sounds. Mon Jul 30, 2: Also I like the fact that it is small, so Little Plastic Doll can perform on it. Wed Jul 25, 6: A D-root as a Mnual scale gives you G-major notes starting at D. So I bought one. If you set B as the root and the scale type as Phrygian you get the notes of the G-major scale but starting at B.



Korg Kaossilator – Wikipedia

The manual is very light. The Higher Handbook has just had a minor update: A compilation of tips, tricks and discoveries has been started on the following link.

Despite this limitation, some artists have recorded full-length albums with maanual Kaossilator.

Electronics portal Music portal. On the little gadget, the Kaossilator 2, you can re-define the x-y touchpad, but only in certain ways.

A limited-edition pink casing was also produced, and for a time it was sold manuap a significantly lower price than the yellow model at many music shops. He said it was wonderfully expressive, possibly the most expressive instrument he ever played, but he simply found it difficult because it required such concentration to play in tune, especially if you needed to play two strings at once and he never attempted to play chords during a live show. But if you set the pad as a single octave each note is roughly about the width of an adult fingertip.