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It is NOT possible to adjust the volume of individual drum sounds in Step Mode. True or false?
volca beats can be powered by batteries or an AC Power Supply. True or false?
Global Stutter Mode does what?
Global Stutter randomizes the tempo of volca beats
When enabled (Light On) causes the Stutter Delay to effect all of the drums at once
Global Stutter turns volca beats in to a tape delay
Global Stutter is a worldwide project to promote speech awareness
Which of the following statements is correct?
It is possible to adjust the PCM Speed of any individual drum sound both analogue and PCM.
It is possible to adjust the PCM Speed of individual PCM drum sounds only.
It is possible to adjust the PCM Speed of individual analogue drum sounds only.
Can you internally pan individual drums to the left or right speaker in volca beats?
Yes. Use the Pan knobs to pan the Snare, Kick and Hi-hat to the left or right speakers.
No. There is no way to pan any of the individual drums to the left, or right speaker.
Which button(s) do you need to select to recall a saved pattern from the volca beats memory?
Memory + Step Mode + Button 1-8
Step Mode + Button 1-8
Function + Memory + Button 1-8
Memory + Button 1-8
Which of the following is NOT a digital PCM drum sound on the volca beats?
To clear a pattern in volca beats you must press the following button(s)...
Function + Clear ALL
Function + Clear PART
Function + Mute
MIDI cables transmit audio and MIDI data over a single wire. True or false?
False! MIDI does not transmit audio, only sequence data
True! MIDI allows you to move audio and sequence data over a single cable
The PCM Speed knob affects which drums?
Clap, Claves, Agogo, Crash
Hi Tom, Mid Tom, Low Tom, Crash
Crash, Claves, Clap, Snare
Snare, Kick, Hi-hat and Cowbell
Which one of the following parameters is NOT available to adjust the Kick sound?
It is possible to assign a specific MIDI Channel for the volca beats. True or False?
What is the difference between Step Jump and Active Step?
Step Jump mode holds single, or multiple steps, as long as a step button is being physically held. Active Step makes performance faster by synchronizing with the Global Clock.
Step Jump mode holds single, or multiple steps, as long as a step button is being held. Active Step hold certain steps and disables certain steps, until Cleared or each step is re-enabled.
Step Jump mode holds single, or multiple steps, as long as a step button is being physically held. Active Step holds certain steps and disables certain steps indefinitely when selected VIA step button.
Step Jump allows you to glitch incoming audio. Active Step allows you to randomize feedback and use it for an effect!
How many volcas are there?
3: volca bass, volca beats and volca keys
4: volca beats, volca keys, volca bass, and volca sample
2: volca bass and beats
1: volca beats
Which of the following is NOT an analogue drum sound on the Volca Beat?
How do you quickly silence a drum part?
All answers are correct
Select the drum and lower the Volume Knob
Press MUTE, then tap step buttons 1 through 10 to mute specific drums
Select the drum and lower the Decay Knob
How many steps are in a volca beats Drum Pattern?
What does the PCM Speed knob do?
It moderates how fast the light below strobes
It controls the Tempo of volca beats
It raises adrenaline levels and helps you stay awake at night
It controls the playback speed for each individual PCM drum within volca beats
How many patterns can you store in the volca beats memory?
How many audio outputs does volca beats have?
One Analog Stereo Ouput, One Digital Output
One Mono Output
Stutter is a...
Breath control for volca beats
A wild chorus effect
Built-in Delay that can effect individual drums, as well as all of the drums at once
The power supply is included in the volca beats by Korg. True or false?
To clear a step of any drum values during Step Record Mode:
press the Play button while on the step that you want to clear.
hold the Record button while the pattern is playing
press the Record button while on the step that you want to clear.
hold the Func button while the pattern is playing
Does volca beats automatically saves your drum patterns?
No! volca beats can save up to 8 drum patterns, as long as you store them, using the FUNC+Memory shortcut
Yes! Just turn it off and all your patterns are always saved!
How can you enter Step Record Mode?
Press FUNC + MUTE
Press FUNC + STEP REC
Press FUNC + PLAY
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