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volca 101 - volca beats Explored.
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What does the PCM Speed knob do?
It controls the Tempo of volca beats
It controls the playback speed for each individual PCM drum within volca beats
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The PCM Speed knob affects which drums?
Clap, Claves, Agogo, Crash
Crash, Claves, Clap, Snare
Hi Tom, Mid Tom, Low Tom, Crash
Snare, Kick, Hi-hat and Cowbell
It is possible to MUTE only one single drum part at a time. True or false?
Global Stutter Mode does what?
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
Global Stutter is a worldwide project to promote speech awareness
How do you control the volume of the Kick and Snare?
Raise or lower the Decay knobs
Raise or lower the Volume knob
Raise or lower the Pitch knobs
Select, or play the drum you want to control the volume of, then raise, or lower the Part Level knob
volca beats can be powered by batteries or an AC Power Supply. True or false?
Which volca devices come with power adapters?
None of them
The Decay knob within the Tom Channel of volca beats effects the length of which drums?
The Low Tom length is controlled by the Decay knob.
The Hi Tom length is controlled by the Decay knob
The Low Tom and Hi Tom lengths are controlled by the Decay knob.
The snare drum is controlled by the Decay knob
What does CV stand for?
How can you enter Step Record Mode?
Press FUNC + MUTE
Press FUNC + PLAY
Press FUNC + STEP REC
The power supply is included in the volca beats by Korg. True or false?
How many patterns can you store in the volca beats memory?
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 many audio outputs does volca beats have?
One Mono Output
One Analog Stereo Ouput, One Digital Output
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.
volca beats can be powered by:
Batteries and AC Adapter
How many volcas are there?
2: volca bass and beats
3: volca bass, volca beats and volca keys
4: volca beats, volca keys, volca bass, and volca sample
1: volca beats
How do you quickly silence a drum part?
Select the drum and lower the Volume Knob
All answers are correct
Select the drum and lower the Decay Knob
Press MUTE, then tap step buttons 1 through 10 to mute specific drums
To clear a step of any drum values during Step Record Mode:
hold the Record button while the pattern is playing
press the Play button while on the step that you want to clear.
hold the Func button while the pattern is playing
press the Record button while on the step that you want to clear.
To clear a pattern in volca beats you must press the following button(s)...
Function + Clear ALL
Function + Clear PART
Function + Mute
Which of the following is a digital effect available in volca beats?
Which of the following is NOT a digital PCM drum sound on the volca beats?
How many steps are in a volca beats Drum Pattern?
Which one of the following parameters is NOT available to adjust the Kick sound?
What is the difference between Step Jump and Active Step?
Step Jump allows you to glitch incoming audio. Active Step allows you to randomize feedback and use it for an effect!
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.
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