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Re: Need some advice...
Thanks for the clarification and advice on using the Repeater. I am
reseraching the Looperlative right now as an option, but I will probably
the Repeater first. If I continue to work with looping and have continued
success with it, I will defintely purchase a Looperlative.
>On 1 dec 2006, at 21.05, Matthew.Quinn@sunlife.com wrote:
>>I'd say a Repeater with an FCB1010 will solve your problem- I have the
>>bottom 4 pedals of mine set to mute tracks 1-4 respectively, so you
>>do your 'drum' track on tr 1, tritone track on tr2, then just mute
>>when the time is right, mute the tritone track...............
>Above Matthew was describing the technic to do it in one loop. Each loop
>in a Repeater can hold four mono tracks - of the same length - and you
>mute or un-mute them to create variation in your arrangement. You can
>create more loops, each of them with the option of holding four tracks.
>Many instruments can of course be layered into a loop on the same track.
>Another technic would be to do it with many loops, following each other
>a row, as the EDP lets you play. As an example you could do like this:
>First record a "drum beat" as loop 1. When you move to loop 2 you can
>chose to copy what was in the loop 1 and start overdubbing a layer on
>of it, as loop 2. You may then go back to loop 1 again before moving on
>directly to loop 3 while copying the "drum beat" of loop 1 to overdub
>something else on top of the drums, as loop 3. I.e. you build each part
>the song as a loop of its own and then you jump between those loops as
>arrangement proceeds. The EDP can keep 9 loops in memory and that's
>enough for most arrangements, as you may layer many parts into the same
>For you it might as well be an idea to use two loopers and lay down the
>drum beat on one so it can play along with the other tonal loops you
>in the second looper (you can then mute the drums during vital parts,
>reverse them to play backwards for a while etc). This can also be done
>with a looper that can run multiple simultaneous loops of different
>lengths, like the Looperlative or in software to be run on a computer,
>Greetings from Sweden
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