In Multi mode, you can play the X5DR as a 16-part multi-timbral GM tone generator. In this
mode, 16 tracks are available to play Bank A and G Programs.
Playing the X5DR in Multi mode
In Multi mode, you can use 16 tracks, each of which can be assigned to a different MIDI receive
channel. (Initially, Tracks 1–16 are assigned to MIDI receive channels 1–16, respectively.)
Transmit data from a transmission device (such as a MIDI keyboard or computer) via the
respective MIDI channel.
• Initially, you can use the X5DR as a GM tone generator in Multi mode.
Basic operation in Multi mode
Press the [MULTI] button to enter Multi mode.
Press the [MULTI] button.
(The indicator lights up.)
• The [MULTI] button allows you to switch between Global mode and Multi mode. When the
X5DR is in Global mode (the indicator ﬂashes), press the [MULTI] button again to enter Multi
You can change each track's settings by means of message sent from the front panel or from an
external MIDI device.
Editing on the unit
Use the [PAGE+] and [PAGE–] buttons to switch pages; use the [ ] and [®] buttons to move the
cursor (ﬂashing line) and select a parameter; and use the [ ] and [ ] buttons to set the value.
• Pages 0A–15D are used to set Track parameters. Pages from 16A on are used to set the
parameters for the entire Multi mode, such as effect settings and the copy function.
Use the [PAGE+] and [PAGE–] buttons to select a page.
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Use the [ˆ] and [¤] buttons to move the cursor (flashing line) and
select a parameter.
Use the [ ] and [ ] buttons to set the value.