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2503, 2020

Something Different

By |March 25th, 2020|Categories: Article, Musical Musings, Personal, Technics Instruments|

This is a first for me. Have been playing around with Midi for years since it cam out.  I now think I have found real way to use it for me.  Using my Technics KN7000 as the base keyboard.   I went Midi Out to Yamaha PSR S770 Midi In.  Split both keyboards to the same "F# 2" key.  Using Fingered Chords for both and compatible rhythm patterns I tried [...]

2303, 2020

Technic’s Tips 2

By |March 23rd, 2020|Categories: Article, Musical Musings, Personal, Technics Instruments, Tips & Hints|

RHYTHM After doing (Right 1), (Right 2), and (Left) into (Panel Memory 1), try doing the same thing for each (Rhythm Group).  That's right there are 15 (Rhythm Groups), excluding (Rhythm Group) (Memory).  1.  Pick a rhythm in each (Rhythm Group).   2.  Exclude (Rhythm Group) (Memory).   3.  Save to (Panel Memory 1) (Expand). Now when you recall (Panel Memory 1) for a song you have 17 (Right 1) [...]

2103, 2020

Around the world in March

By |March 21st, 2020|Categories: Technics Instruments|

Hi All, I hope you’re keeping safe and well! The recent server issues are fixed, it was an easy fix in the end but took many days to find the cause! The website is seeing a massive influx of visitors at the moment so I’m glad this is resolved, fingers crossed, and a warm welcome to everyone who is new here. There are several ways to sign up to the [...]

303, 2020

Alone Again!

By |March 3rd, 2020|Categories: Audio & Video, Musical Musings, Personal, Technics Instruments|

Valentines is here and gone.  Now it is back to the grind of the new year.  It is a great time to play the KN7000.  What better way then to play "Alone Again (Naturally)".  Have heard it many times but have been able to relate to it in my later years.  Hope you like it!

2202, 2020

A Technic’s Tip

By |February 22nd, 2020|Categories: Article, Technics Instruments, Tips & Hints|

I am sure that players of keyboards find it tough to get around with the button pushing.  Here is a way to eliminate most of it.  Reqiires work in the beginning but pays off later.  If you already know this please excuse me. RIGHT 1  1.  Using the Technics KN7000 push (Right 1) then (Part Select Right 1). 2.  Go to (Sound Group) and select in each group the (Sound) [...]

602, 2020

The Vikings!

By |February 6th, 2020|Categories: Article, Musical Musings, Personal, Technics Instruments|

I had a comment on my You tube video, ”The Vikings” which I recorded on the GA3 a few years ago. It said *** ”Kirk Douglas 103 god rest his soul” *** I am sharing the video now as a tribute to Kirk Douglas who as indicated was 103 years old. I tried to get that long deep lonely sound of the horn and also the vocals later on similar [...]

601, 2020

All We Need Is Love!

By |January 6th, 2020|Categories: Audio & Video, Technics Instruments|

Announcing BEATLEMANIA! This one goes out with love from me to you (does that sound like a song?)! Beatlemania is our new Songs and Styles Series. It will expand weekly and gradually (depending on your feedback as well). The five Songs thus far represent around 30 hours of work in experimentation, recording, sequencing, revoicing, midi editing & controller conversions and processing. The holidays were the ideal time for [...]

3112, 2019

Happy Holidays!

By |December 31st, 2019|Categories: Technics Instruments| A stunning arrangement from one of my favourite players. Happy holidays everyone! Lots happening on the site in the next few days and the coming year!

2511, 2019

Mona Lisa An Arrangemment by Robin on his Technics GA3

By |November 25th, 2019|Categories: Article, Audio & Video, Musical Musings, Technics Instruments|

One of my favourite Nat King Cole records, this is my own arrangement of "Mona Lisa" played on the GA3. Let me know what you think. Robin.

2511, 2019

“Dance On” by The Shadows. A little Guitar Work from Robin on the Technics GA3

By |November 25th, 2019|Categories: Article, Audio & Video, Musical Musings, Personal, Technics Instruments|

Hi everyone. "Dance On" was a hit by The Shadows in the 1960's This is my own version recorded 5 years ago on my Technics GA. To get the full guitar soundsI have guitars on upper and lower keyboards, AND the Bass pedals. This is a single track recording, "What You See Is What You Get." Let me know if you like it. Robin.

511, 2019

Remember, remember the fifth of November!

By |November 5th, 2019|Categories: Audio & Video, Personal|

Bonfire Night! It's been a day full of memories. It always is at this time of year with the crisp air of winter around us, Halloween, my birthday arriving out of nowhere yet again, Christmas fast-approaching, and Bonfire Night! Actually, in the Northern hemisphere, winter starts on Sunday 22nd December this year (the equinox), but let's not allow some minor, distorted fact to come between friends on a ramble together! [...]

211, 2019

Professional Recordings… in 3D!?

By |November 2nd, 2019|Categories: Music Professionals, Personal|

FantaSound UK & International Music Production Apple Certified Pro | Ambisonic Specialist Record, produce and publish your music professionally. Visit our studio in Cardiff, UK or we'll bring our mobile rigs to you! Take The A Train | Ambisonic Recording For the best 360 degree results wear headphones. Move the video with your mouse.   Atrium I Just Might Alfie Launch Pad East St Louis Toodle-oo 200 Groove [...]

2710, 2019

Share Your News, Views and Musings!

By |October 27th, 2019|Categories: Personal|

Hi Everyone! What's New?! Your Blog, That's What! From today you can easily let us know on your very own pages in the site! Just go to the Blog section of your profile and let loose! You can add as many pages as you like! You can tell us about your favourite music, write Hints & Tips for your fellow Technics enthusiasts, add your recordings, photos and videos or let [...]