Pattern Set is a function that lets you assign your favorite pat-
terns to each of the sixteen step keys, and switch them at the
touch of a key.
During playback, you can successively switch patterns to per-
form a song.
By using the SELECT key in conjunction with this to switch
pattern set groups, you can register and select 16 x 4 (total of
Using Pattern Set to perform
(Pattern Set Play)
Press the Play/Pause key to begin playback.
Hold down the PATTERN SET key and press a step key to
switch to the pattern that was registered for that step key.
By holding down the PATTERN SET key and pressing a SE-
LECT key, you can switch to a different group of registered pat-
tern sets. The pattern set group will be indicated by the lower
line of the Select LEDs (red).
By holding down the SHIFT key and pressing the PATTERN
SET key, you can hold the Pattern Set function (the key will
To defeat the Hold condition, press the PATTERN SET key once
again (the key will go dark).
In Pattern Set Play, the timing at which patterns will change,
tempo adjustment, and functions such as Reset & Play etc. are
the same as for Pattern Play.
Pattern Set cannot be used during recording. When you
enter recording (ready) mode, Pattern Set will be cancelled.
Registering a pattern for Pattern
1. With playback stopped, continue pressing the PATTERN SET
key (or Hold it) and press the step key for the location that
you wish to register.
2. While continuing to press the PATTERN SET key (or while
Hold is still in effect), rotate the dial to select the pattern num-
ber that you wish to register. Release the PATTERN SET key
(or defeat Hold) to complete the registration process.
3. To save the pattern set registrations, press the Stop/Cancel
key to stop playback. Continue pressing the PATTERN SET
key, and press the WRITE key (the WRITE key will blink).
4. The display will blink "PSt." Press the WRITE key once again
to save the data.
To cancel, press the Stop/Cancel key.
If the Global mode Memory Protect setting is on, it will not
be possible to write the data. In this case, turn off the Glo-
bal mode Memory Protect setting before you execute the
Never turn the power off during the Write operation. This
may damage the data.