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 Post subject: Sp808 to MV?
PostPosted: Thu Dec 15, 2016 5:43 pm 
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Hi,
I am thinking of getting an MV. I very much like my SP808, I tend to like using the sequencer, step recording, cutting, pasting, re-recording/bouncing etc. Feel a bit limited by the four tracks, not so easy to play around without committing to a bounced track. Do any of you have experience of moving from a 808 to an MV. Would I be able to to do all I can do on the 808 and more? How many audio tracks can I have on the MV? Cheers


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 16, 2016 12:02 am 
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i think is 8 audio tracks

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also feel free to check this one, a comparison we made some years ago, about MVs and MC909...
http://sp-forums.com/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=21049&p=138430&hilit=mc909#p138430

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Thanks. Excuse my ignorance but what do the midi tracks control, are they for controlling external devices or internal VSTs or do the midi tracks trigger samples?


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Just bought a MV8000 on Ebay, hopefully coming next week, big learning curve ahead!!


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Yup 8 audio tracks and 128 MIDI tracks. MIDI tracks are just data of pads and samples used on the track like MPC's sequencer, so when you do MIDI up to other devices, those devices will read everything on your MIDI tracks. But in order to use MIDI tracks you have to sample sounds in as PATCH. (When you sample, you have 2 options to send the samples to, 1-Audio Phrases, and 2-Patches;) You can find all your patches when you access the INSTRUMENT button and find all your audio phrases when you access the AUDIO PHRASE button.

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