RECORDING A SONG
(Simultaneously recording the Style and
The Backing Sequence mode is a fast and effective way of
recording a new Song, making full use of the features of the
Style Play mode. So, arm your recorder, and play live with
the Styles—a song will be ready in seconds!
First, enter Backing Sequence mode
Press B.SEQ to access the Backing Sequence mode. The Real‐
time tracks, on the keyboard, will remain the same as you
selected in the Style Play mode.
This is the Backing Sequence Play page, where you can load,
play or save a Song.
Now, press RECORD.
You are prompted to select either the Realtime recording
mode, or the Chord/Acc Step recording mode.
Select the Realtime recording mode.
Simply press one of the A VOLUME/VALUE buttons. The
Record page appears.
Recording a Song (Simultaneously recording the Style and realtime performance)
Here is a fast reminder:
The Style Bank and number appear after the "Style" parame‐
ter in the display.
(see "Selecting a Performance" on page 12, or "Selecting a Sin‐
gle Touch Setting (STS)" on page 14). Here is a short recap for
...and for the Single Touch Settings (STS):
As you see, both the RT track and the Ch/Acc track are in
RECord mode. This means you can start recording every‐
thing you play in a realtime performance with the Styles.
You can do exactly what you do when playing with the
Styles: select a different Style, Performance, STS, different
Variation, a Fill, and Ending...
You can even start your recording with an Intro: just press
one of the INTRO buttons before pressing START/STOP to
To stop the Song, press either START/STOP or one of the
ENDING buttons. The Song will stop, but the Recording will
still be on. So, you can start with another Song to be recorded
in the same session (go back to step 6, if you like).
Otherwise, finish the Recording. Now forgoing to the next
and the Recording status will be gone. Both Backing Sequence
tracks (RT and Ch/Acc) will be set to the PLAY status.
If you think the selected Style is not what you
like for your backing tracks, select a different
Select one of the Style rows in the STYLE section, using
the leftmost button.
Select one of the Style Banks, by pressing one of the but‐
tons of the STYLE section.
Select one of the pages, using the PAGE buttons.
Select a Style, using the VOLUME/VALUE (A–H) but‐
And what about changing the Performance or
Single Touch Setting?
Press the PERFORM button to set the PROGRAM/PER‐
FORMANCE section act as a Performance selector.
Select one of the Performance Banks, by pressing one of
the buttons of the PROGRAM/PERFORMANCE section.
Select a Performance, using the VOLUME/VALUE (A–
Press one of the SINGLE TOUCH SETTING buttons.
Ok, now we can go.
WAIT FOR THE PRECOUNT TO REACH BAR 1
AND BEGIN PLAYING!
Play as if you were playing live.
Stop the Song.
Finish the recording.
PRESS PLAY/STOP (SEQ1)