EasyStart The M3 has already received a few powerful free updates, but this one raises the bar. The M3 XPanded adds tons of free new sounds and sample data, but that’s just the beginning. The sequencer has been updated with beautiful, visual editing tools, KARMA has been taken to the next level, the TouchView display is even more touchable, and loads of new programming has made the M3’s effects and MIDI manipulation easier than ever.
Welcome! By now, you should have successfully loaded OS V2, to derive all the benefits of M3 XPanded. Just remember to run the Update procedure twice in a row (The first time grants permission to revise the PCM ROM, the second time re-writes the sound data.).
Program Organization Starting with Program Bank I-A, the first 20 sounds give you a tease of what’s inside the M3 XPanded, including an even richer palette of vintage keyboard sounds. Turn the VALUE dial past these, and all the Keyboard Programs occur in a row, followed by all the Organ Programs, and so on.
WRITE, press SEQUENCER START/STOP). Now it’s time to edit your performance. Press PAGE SELECT, then press P6 Track Edit on the Display. Each darkened square denotes a measure full of MIDI data. Press the new tab at the bottom, Track View: the M3 provides you with a clear, professional DAW-view of your data, with editing tools on the right! Tip: It’s handy to use a stylus such as that provided with many PDAs/smartphones.
Piano Roll available in the left column of editing options. Note: www.korg.com/m3 has the entire Parameter Guide, incorporating all of V2’s updates, as a downloadable PDF, for more in-depth information and even more features. Congratulations! Your M3 XPanded is a one-stop performance and...