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Re: Roland handsonic (& battery-powered amp Q)
pvallad1 (10:55 PM 08.07.2000) wrote:
>Sounds kewl and from I'm seeing on the street price, also sounds like a
>good deal compared to the Zen Drum.
Well, the Zendrum is _very_ cool, you have to wear one to reall understand
just how well laid out the pads are, but it's designed as a controller
only, not a sound source. And yeah, at US $1450 for the low-end model,
>Silly question, though... Are the pitches tunable on this thing?
Oh yes. :)
One of the fun demos that Roland Percussion Demo God "Steve" liked to do
was to create a jazz percussion section on the fly. He'd lay down a drum
track, then a percussion track and then add a tuned bass line. Them while
that sequence was in PLAY mode, he'd play a "lead" line over the top of it.
All from the pads on the HPD-15. :)
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