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Yamaha MD4 Owner's Manual

Yamaha MD4 Owner's Manual (88 pages)

Yamaha Multitrack MD Recorder Owner's Manual  
Brand: Yamaha | Category: Minidisc Recorder | Size: 1.58 MB
Table of contents
Safety Instructions3................................................................................................................................................................
Package Contents5................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents6................................................................................................................................................................
Welcome To Md49................................................................................................................................................................
Md4 Features9................................................................................................................................................................
Mixer9................................................................................................................................................................
Recorder9................................................................................................................................................................
Buying Discs For Md410................................................................................................................................................................
Md4 Toc10................................................................................................................................................................
Touring Md411................................................................................................................................................................
Topside View11................................................................................................................................................................
Input Channels12................................................................................................................................................................
Master Section13................................................................................................................................................................
Display14................................................................................................................................................................
Disc Transport Section16................................................................................................................................................................
Topside Connectors18................................................................................................................................................................
Front Connectors19................................................................................................................................................................
Rear19................................................................................................................................................................
The First Session20................................................................................................................................................................
Quick-start System20................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Power Cord21................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On Md421................................................................................................................................................................
Loading A Disc21................................................................................................................................................................
Recording The First Track21................................................................................................................................................................
Listening To The First Track22................................................................................................................................................................
Overdubbing23................................................................................................................................................................
Mixdown24................................................................................................................................................................
An Overview Of Multitrack Recording25................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Multitracking25................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Multitracking25................................................................................................................................................................
About Monitoring26................................................................................................................................................................
Recording & Mixing Techniques27................................................................................................................................................................
Recording A New Song27................................................................................................................................................................
Searching For The Blank Top27................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Recording Mode27................................................................................................................................................................
Recording28................................................................................................................................................................
Titling Discs & Songs28................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Punch In/out29................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Rec Button29................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Rec Select Buttons30................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Footswitch31................................................................................................................................................................
Auto Punch In/out32................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The In/out Points "on-the-fly32................................................................................................................................................................
Another Way To Set The In/out Points32................................................................................................................................................................
Rehearsing Auto Punch33................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Auto Punch For Real34................................................................................................................................................................
Auto Punch With A Footswitch35................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Pre-roll & Post-roll Times36................................................................................................................................................................
Ping-pong Recording37................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Ping-pong38................................................................................................................................................................
Rehearsing The Ping-pong38................................................................................................................................................................
Performing The Ping-pong For Real38................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Ping-pong Operation39................................................................................................................................................................
Ping-pong With Overdub39................................................................................................................................................................
Pitch40................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Pitch40................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting The Pitch40................................................................................................................................................................
Applying Effects42................................................................................................................................................................
Applying Effects At Mixdown42................................................................................................................................................................
Applying Effects When Recording43................................................................................................................................................................
Applying Effects With Ping-pong43................................................................................................................................................................
Quick Search Functions44................................................................................................................................................................
Searching For Songs44................................................................................................................................................................
Searching By Time44................................................................................................................................................................
Searching For The Last Rec In And Out Points44................................................................................................................................................................
Searching For Markers44................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting Markers45................................................................................................................................................................
Marker Indicators45................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Markers46................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing Markers47................................................................................................................................................................
Repeat, Cue List & Program Play48................................................................................................................................................................
One Song Repeat48................................................................................................................................................................
All Song Repeat48................................................................................................................................................................
A-b Repeat49................................................................................................................................................................
Cue List Playback & Copy50................................................................................................................................................................
Program Playback51................................................................................................................................................................
Editing Songs & Tracks52................................................................................................................................................................
Copying A Song52................................................................................................................................................................
Dividing A Song53................................................................................................................................................................
Combining Songs54................................................................................................................................................................
Track-to-track Copy55................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing Tracks56................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing Songs56................................................................................................................................................................
Md4 & Midi57................................................................................................................................................................
Using Md4 In A Synchronized Midi System57................................................................................................................................................................
About Tempo Maps57................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Synchronized Midi System58................................................................................................................................................................
Using Mtc59................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Md4 For Mtc Operation59................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Midi Sequencer59................................................................................................................................................................
Mtc Cabling Note59................................................................................................................................................................
Using Midi Clock60................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Meter Changes To A Tempo Map60................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Tempo Changes To A Tempo Map61................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting Steps In A Tempo Map62................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Steps In A Tempo Map62................................................................................................................................................................
Saving A Tempo Map63................................................................................................................................................................
Loading A Tempo Map63................................................................................................................................................................
Tempo Map Chart64................................................................................................................................................................
Md4 Applications65................................................................................................................................................................
One-take Recording65................................................................................................................................................................
Midi Home Studio66................................................................................................................................................................
Using Md4 With A Sub-mixer67................................................................................................................................................................
Recording A Stereo Source68................................................................................................................................................................
Beyond The Basics69................................................................................................................................................................
Aux Return69................................................................................................................................................................
Markers69................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring70................................................................................................................................................................
Q&a Section72................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting74................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix75................................................................................................................................................................
Md4 Transport Modes75................................................................................................................................................................
Display Messages76................................................................................................................................................................
Signal Flow Chart77................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications78................................................................................................................................................................
General78................................................................................................................................................................
Block Diagram79................................................................................................................................................................
Dimensions79................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary80................................................................................................................................................................
Index83................................................................................................................................................................
Midi Implementation Chart87................................................................................................................................................................

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Yamaha MD4 Frequently Asked Questions Manual

Yamaha MD4 Frequently Asked Questions Manual (9 pages)

MULTITRACK MD RECORDER  
Brand: Yamaha | Category: Minidisc Recorder | Size: 0.02 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents2................................................................................................................................................................
Why Was Md Selected As Media4................................................................................................................................................................
What Is The Available Recording Time In 4tr, St And Mono Modes4................................................................................................................................................................
What Is The Difference Between Md Data And Normal Md4................................................................................................................................................................
Does The Yamaha Md4 Accept A Normal Md (mini Disc)4................................................................................................................................................................
Md / Recorder4................................................................................................................................................................
What Is Compression? What Is Atrac5................................................................................................................................................................
What Does The Frame Indication Mean5................................................................................................................................................................
What Does "resolution Is 11.6 Ms" Mean5................................................................................................................................................................
While Playing Back Four Tracks Simultaneously5................................................................................................................................................................
Doesn't Data Slip When Overdubbing Due To Data Compression5................................................................................................................................................................
From The Mini Disc6................................................................................................................................................................
Is There Any Sound Degradation After Repeated Ping-pong Recording6................................................................................................................................................................
How Long Is The Pickup Laser Life6................................................................................................................................................................
Does The Compression Process Lower The Sound Quality6................................................................................................................................................................
Is There A "no Compression" Mode That Sacrifices Total Recording Time6................................................................................................................................................................
What Types Of Information Can Be Stored In The Disc Using The Md46................................................................................................................................................................
Does A Disc Have A Front And Back Side6................................................................................................................................................................
Into A Normal Md ( Mini Disc) Player6................................................................................................................................................................
Due To Shock Or Vibration7................................................................................................................................................................
The Unit Employs A Magneto-optical System. Is It Ok To Place The Unit On A Tv7................................................................................................................................................................
How Quickly Can The Md4 Locate A Point7................................................................................................................................................................
What Is Song Search7................................................................................................................................................................
Or Stopped After A Given Number Of Repetitions7................................................................................................................................................................
Is It Necessary To Format The Mini Disc7................................................................................................................................................................
Why Does The Yamaha Md4 Have No Digital Outputs7................................................................................................................................................................
Is The Mixer Section Digital7................................................................................................................................................................
Function7................................................................................................................................................................
Can You Synchronize Two Or Three Units8................................................................................................................................................................
Does It Have A Song Naming Function8................................................................................................................................................................
Is Mmc ( Midi Machine Command) Supported8................................................................................................................................................................
What Is Cue List Play8................................................................................................................................................................
Can You Sort Songs Or Divide A Song8................................................................................................................................................................
Is External Synchronization Possible8................................................................................................................................................................
What Are The Precautions For Using The Unit8................................................................................................................................................................
Is There Song Copy (buck Up) Function9................................................................................................................................................................
Will Disc Supply Continue For Years, Like Cassette Tapes9................................................................................................................................................................
Is The Md4 Compatible With Other Manufacturers' Discs9................................................................................................................................................................
Are There Any Types Of Md Data9................................................................................................................................................................
Where Can We Buy Discs9................................................................................................................................................................
Why Is An Md Data Disc More Expensive Than An Md Audio Disc9................................................................................................................................................................

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