Utilize a synth or sampler without a MIDI keyboard Reason 6.5


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Utilizing a synth or sampler without a MIDI keyboard

There's no doubt that Reason and a MIDI keyboard make a powerful creative pair. But what if you're not so great with piano keys, or what if you're in a situation where a MIDI keyboard, whether large or small, doesn't make sense? Reason includes a function just for this purpose. We introduced this device earlier in the course, but I want to take a moment and fully describe the onscreen Piano Keys function because I think it will help many of you utilize Reason instruments more fully. Pressing F4 brings up the onscreen MIDI keyboard.

It can be played two ways: with a mouse and with the computer QWERTY keyboard. Choose between the modes with the indicator tabs. When in Mouse Keys mode, clicking on one of the keys sends a MIDI signal to the synthesizer that can also be recorded in the Reason sequencer. Clicking further up the key sends a low velocity, and clicking further out on the key sends a high velocity. This will help you simulate dynamic playing as low velocities are ...

Utilizing a synth or sampler without a MIDI keyboard
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Utilizing a synth or sampler without a MIDI keyboard provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by J Chris Griffin as part of the Up and Running with Reason 6.5

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