How To Play Sounds within a drum rack as though on keyboard?

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PhunnkMunk
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How To Play Sounds within a drum rack as though on keyboard?

Post by PhunnkMunk » Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:59 am

so, I've got a drum rack set up FULL of sounds...

is there any switch, button, or setting anywhere that will enable me to select any of those specific sounds individually to play on a keyboard?

or if I want to play melodies with that sound, MUST they be on their own track JUST in a Simpler?

justanametouse
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Re: How To Play Sounds within a drum rack as though on keyboard?

Post by justanametouse » Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:52 pm

It would need to be on it's own track, outside of a drum rack. By using a drum rack, you're only triggering the sound with a specific MIDI note, so playing melodies with that single sound won't be possible. You could get creative with something like automating the pitch device, but that's a lot of work for something that's achieved much more easily by having a separate track.

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