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Inspiration can strike at any time, but there's no need to wait for it. The new MOTIF-RACK XS is packed full of inspiring sounds, exciting rhythms and expressive control that spur your creativity to new heights - any time, any place. The compact MOTIF-RACK XS gives you an enormous selection of Voices based on the popular,professional-level MOTIF XS, studio-level effect processing,five real-time Control Knobs for tweaking 20 different parameters as you play,a wide-ranging library of convenient Multi-part presets,thousands of automatic Arpeggios at your fingertips, and seamless hardware/software integration. Never before has such comprehensive control, music-making versatility and sheer sonic power been combined in such a small, easy-to-use package.This little powerhouse has all you need - effectively doing the work of several tone generators and processors.Simply hook it up to a laptop or a keyboard workstation and you've got an entire studio's worth of sounds and effects at your fingertips - plus a whole world of inspiration you can tap into. The MOTIF-RACK XS features: - Wide range of dynamic and authentic Voices - total of 1,152 Voices and 65 Drum Kits - Powerful Arpeggio function - simultaneous playback of four types, total 6,633 available - Five real-time Control Knobs, for adjusting the sound as you perform or record - Convenient, intuitive editing of all settings from computer with MOTIF-RACK XS Editor - Full integration with the popular Cubase series audio/MIDI recording software


Yamaha n Series

...devices.. 3 MRs, 1 N12 and 2 MRs, 2 n12s and 1 MR, 1 n12, 1 MR and 1 Motif XS or Motif Rack XS w/ 1394 card... Whew...... Any info you can shed on comparing the similarities, and differences of the two (N12 & MR816), would be greatly appreciated. That's not possible.. the MR has...

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April 2018 New Gear thread

I got Maschine mk3 earlier this month and thought I should take a break from the gear hoarding. Well, I just had to get the Yamaha Motif rack XS as well :facepalm:

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1U rack synth Gems

... The only 1-RU I’m planning to get soon (and would recommend) is part of the Yamaha Motif-Rack XS EWI4000S PRO PACK from cooge peachh

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