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Page of 62 Go. Page manuual This process is called saving. Page 37 The digits 0 through 9 represent themselves. Attack, Decay, Sustain, Release.

The diskettes are midage in a protective plastic carrier with an miragf shutter to protect the diskette from physical damage. Saving Sounds To do that, you’ll need a blank Formatted Diskette. Mirage is a very logical instrument and we’ve presented the information about it in a logical. Got it, continue to print. Except in certain advanced sampling situations, this parameter is usually set to “1”.

Like all computers, it is a system consisting of two main parts–hardware and software. Add to my manuals Add.

I am not sure. Sampling SAMPLING Sampling your own sounds with the Mirage is where the fun really begins, Just about any sound can be a source of inspiration for you, since just about any sound can be recorded and processed with the Mirage. I can take no credit for this great little utility.

It’s best described as a computer specially designed to reproduce and process sound. This will write the contents of your diskette to the C: Register a new account. When this information is transferred, or loaded, into the memory of the Mirage, the hardware is ready to reproduce that sound or modify it in a nearly unlimited number of ways.


Changing Programs parameter will be displayed. Many problems encountered with electronic instruments are in the connections. Also, any sound you sample will be played back through the program presently selected. Once you’ve recorded them, sequences can be saved for posterity on Ensoniq Sound Disks and Once you’ve recorded them, sequences can be saved for posterity on Ensoniq Sound Disks and Once you’ve recorded them, sequences can be saved mannual posterity on Ensoniq Sound Disks and your own Formatted Diskettes.

Once a sound is loaded into the Mirage memory, any or all of the morage can be modified.

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On-board sequencer with event memory Records pitch bend, modulation, sustain pedal, key velocity Multi-overdub ability Sync with external units via MIDI Sequences can be saved on Sound Diskettes. By itself, the hardware won’t make hardware and software. Sliding the write-protection tab in the lower left corner of the diskette so that the window is closed will allow you to store information on the diskette.

Press return enter and it will begin writing the image to your blank or non-needed k floppy. When you want more than one wavesample to make up a wavetable, you will have to set the sampling parameters on your own, after setting this switch to ON.

It’s important to understand that any MIDI instrument mjrage communicate with any other. By using key velocity to control the balance PARAM 35a soft sound will be heard when keys are depressed ehsoniq and a hard sound will be heard when keys are depressed firmly.

ENSONIQ Mirage DSK-1 Manuals

The sum total of locations where information can be stored. Introduction It has gone nirage to become the most popular sampler ever made.


Each one can store three sounds, Page 7 Diskettes have a sliding write-protection tab so that you can protect your own sounds and programs against accidental erasure.

Diskettes have a sliding write-protection tab so that you can protect your own sounds and programs against accidental erasure. The Ensoniq Mirage DMS-8 is an eight-voice polyphonic digital sampling keyboard instrument – in many ways similar to and in just as many ways different from a synthesizer.

The process is controlled by the sampling parameters and gives you a great deal of flexibility.

Ensoniq Mirage DSK-1 Manuals

Software The information contained on the mini-diskettes is called software; this information consists of all the data necessary for the Mirage hardware to reproduce a sound. Tape recording uses audio tape to store the audio signal. Each Ensoniq sound diskette contains three h Ensoniq sound diskette contains three The sampling parameters deal with getting the sound from its source into the Mirage memory.

Hardware The hardware of the Mirage is everything that comes in the box with the exception of the information on the mini-diskettes.

We suggest that you read the manual from front to back covers, including the. You need to be a member in order to leave a review. You can use these to boot with operating system. Once in memory, Wavesample the keyboard controls the pitch of the wavesample. Here are a few general tips which will help you to make better quality samples There’s more to the details of Mirage sampling and programming than we’ll address here.