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Yamaha MD8 Owner's Manual

Yamaha MD8 Owner's Manual (115 pages)

MULTITRACK MD RECORDER  
Brand: Yamaha | Category: Minidisc Recorder | Size: 1.5 MB
Table of contents
Safety Instructions3................................................................................................................................................................
Package Contents5................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents6................................................................................................................................................................
Welcome To The Md89................................................................................................................................................................
Md8 Features9................................................................................................................................................................
Mixer9................................................................................................................................................................
Recorder9................................................................................................................................................................
Buying Discs For The Md811................................................................................................................................................................
Md8 Toc11................................................................................................................................................................
Touring The Md812................................................................................................................................................................
Topside View12................................................................................................................................................................
Input Channels13................................................................................................................................................................
Pan Control14................................................................................................................................................................
Master Section15................................................................................................................................................................
Display16................................................................................................................................................................
Disc Transport Section18................................................................................................................................................................
Function Buttons19................................................................................................................................................................
Enter Button19................................................................................................................................................................
Exit Button19................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Panel20................................................................................................................................................................
Aux Send21................................................................................................................................................................
Front Connectors23................................................................................................................................................................
The First Session24................................................................................................................................................................
Quick-start System24................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Power Cord25................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Md825................................................................................................................................................................
Loading A Disc25................................................................................................................................................................
Recording The First Track25................................................................................................................................................................
Making The Connections (grp & Dir)26................................................................................................................................................................
Grp Method26................................................................................................................................................................
Dir Method27................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring & Recording (grp & Dir)27................................................................................................................................................................
Listening To The First Track27................................................................................................................................................................
Overdubbing28................................................................................................................................................................
Mixdown29................................................................................................................................................................
An Overview Of Multitrack Recording30................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Multitracking30................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Multitracking30................................................................................................................................................................
About Monitoring31................................................................................................................................................................
Multi-source Mixing32................................................................................................................................................................
Recording & Mixing Techniques34................................................................................................................................................................
Recording A New Song34................................................................................................................................................................
Searching For Blanks34................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Recording Mode35................................................................................................................................................................
Recording36................................................................................................................................................................
Titling Discs & Songs36................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Punch In/out37................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Rec Button37................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Rec Select Buttons38................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Footswitch39................................................................................................................................................................
Auto Punch In/out40................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The In/out Points "on-the-fly40................................................................................................................................................................
Single Take Auto Punch In/out42................................................................................................................................................................
Multi Take Auto Punch In/out45................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Pre-roll & Post-roll Times48................................................................................................................................................................
Ping-pong Recording49................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Ping-pong50................................................................................................................................................................
Rehearsing Ping-pong51................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Ping-pong For Real51................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Ping-pong Operation51................................................................................................................................................................
Ping-pong With Overdub52................................................................................................................................................................
Pitch54................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Pitch54................................................................................................................................................................
Toggling Between Fix & Vari Pitch54................................................................................................................................................................
Applying Effects56................................................................................................................................................................
Applying Effects At Mixdown56................................................................................................................................................................
Applying Effects When Recording57................................................................................................................................................................
Applying Effects With Ping-pong57................................................................................................................................................................
Patching In Signal Processors58................................................................................................................................................................
Quick Search Functions59................................................................................................................................................................
Searching For Songs59................................................................................................................................................................
Rewind & Fast Forward59................................................................................................................................................................
Shuttle Playback Function (cue/review)59................................................................................................................................................................
Locating Specific Points60................................................................................................................................................................
Searching For The Last Rec In & Out Points60................................................................................................................................................................
Searching For Markers61................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting Markers61................................................................................................................................................................
Marker Indicators61................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Markers62................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing Markers64................................................................................................................................................................
Repeat, Cue List & Program Play65................................................................................................................................................................
One Song Repeat65................................................................................................................................................................
All Song Repeat65................................................................................................................................................................
A-b Repeat66................................................................................................................................................................
Cue List Playback & Copy67................................................................................................................................................................
Program Playback68................................................................................................................................................................
Editing Songs & Tracks69................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Disc Contents69................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing Discs70................................................................................................................................................................
Copying & Converting Songs70................................................................................................................................................................
Renumbering Songs72................................................................................................................................................................
Moving Songs73................................................................................................................................................................
Dividing Songs74................................................................................................................................................................
Combining Songs75................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing Songs76................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing Tracks76................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing Parts77................................................................................................................................................................
Copying Tracks78................................................................................................................................................................
Copying Parts79................................................................................................................................................................
Other Functions80................................................................................................................................................................
Frame Display80................................................................................................................................................................
Display Dimmer80................................................................................................................................................................
Peak Hold80................................................................................................................................................................
The Md8 & Midi81................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Md8 In A Synchronized Midi System81................................................................................................................................................................
About Tempo Maps81................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Synchronized Midi System82................................................................................................................................................................
Using Mtc83................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Md8 For Mtc Operation83................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Midi Sequencer83................................................................................................................................................................
Mtc Cabling Note83................................................................................................................................................................
Using Midi Clock84................................................................................................................................................................
Programming The Tempo Map84................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Midi Clock For Synchronization87................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling The Md8 With Mmc88................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Mmc Device Id89................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Mmc89................................................................................................................................................................
Tempo Map Chart90................................................................................................................................................................
Md8 Applications91................................................................................................................................................................
One-take Recording91................................................................................................................................................................
Midi Home Studio92................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Md8 With Another Mixer93................................................................................................................................................................
Track Transfer93................................................................................................................................................................
Beyond The Basics94................................................................................................................................................................
Effects Return94................................................................................................................................................................
Markers94................................................................................................................................................................
Pitch Applications95................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring95................................................................................................................................................................
Q&a Section97................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting99................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix101................................................................................................................................................................
Md8 Transport Modes101................................................................................................................................................................
Display Messages102................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications103................................................................................................................................................................
General104................................................................................................................................................................
Block Diagram105................................................................................................................................................................
Dimensions106................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary107................................................................................................................................................................
Index110................................................................................................................................................................
Midi Implementation Chart114................................................................................................................................................................

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