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volca 101 - volca beats Explored.
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volca beats can be powered by:
Batteries and AC Adapter
The Stutter Effect can be used on any drum sound. True or False?
Global Stutter Mode does what?
Global Stutter is a worldwide project to promote speech awareness
Global Stutter turns volca beats in to a tape delay
Global Stutter randomizes the tempo of volca beats
When enabled (Light On) causes the Stutter Delay to effect all of the drums at once
Which one of the following parameters is NOT available to adjust the Kick sound?
Which of the following statements is correct?
It is possible to adjust the PCM Speed of individual analogue drum sounds only.
It is possible to adjust the PCM Speed of individual PCM drum sounds only.
It is possible to adjust the PCM Speed of any individual drum sound both analogue and PCM.
Which of the following is NOT an analogue drum sound on the Volca Beat?
The Step Buttons are the only way to program patterns in volca beats. True or false?
False! It's also possible to program patterns using a DAW.
It is NOT possible to adjust the volume of individual drum sounds in Step Mode. True or false?
Which volca devices come with power adapters?
None of them
Which of the following is NOT a digital PCM drum sound on the volca beats?
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
Stutter is a...
Breath control for volca beats
Built-in Delay that can effect individual drums, as well as all of the drums at once
A wild chorus effect
What does the PCM Speed knob do?
It moderates how fast the light below strobes
It controls the playback speed for each individual PCM drum within volca beats
It raises adrenaline levels and helps you stay awake at night
It controls the Tempo of volca beats
Step Mode is used for:
recording drums while you walk
editing individual drum parts within a Drum pattern using the Step Buttons
editing drum patterns in your DAW
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.
How many patterns can you store in the volca beats memory?
Which button(s) do you need to select to recall a saved pattern from the volca beats memory?
Step Mode + Button 1-8
Memory + Step Mode + Button 1-8
Function + Memory + Button 1-8
Memory + Button 1-8
To clear a pattern in volca beats you must press the following button(s)...
Function + Clear ALL
Function + Mute
Function + Clear PART
The Decay knob within the Tom Channel of volca beats effects the length of which drums?
The snare drum is controlled by the Decay knob
The Low Tom length is controlled by the Decay knob.
The Low Tom and Hi Tom lengths are controlled by the Decay knob.
The Hi Tom length is controlled by the Decay knob
How can you enter Step Record Mode?
Press FUNC + STEP REC
Press FUNC + PLAY
Press FUNC + MUTE
How do you quickly silence a drum part?
Press MUTE, then tap step buttons 1 through 10 to mute specific drums
Select the drum and lower the Decay Knob
All answers are correct
Select the drum and lower the Volume Knob
What does CV stand for?
How many volcas are there?
2: volca bass and beats
4: volca beats, volca keys, volca bass, and volca sample
3: volca bass, volca beats and volca keys
1: volca beats
volca beats can be powered by batteries or an AC Power Supply. True or false?
The PCM Speed knob affects which drums?
Clap, Claves, Agogo, Crash
Hi Tom, Mid Tom, Low Tom, Crash
Snare, Kick, Hi-hat and Cowbell
Crash, Claves, Clap, Snare
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