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Each of my Combinations have been programmed with custom key zones and controller mappings.  You can refer to these videos as guides for performing with these sounds. 

Listen to the original recordings

KARMA SCENE SW 1-Verse, Chorus and Bridge

  • C2 - Rise Synth

  • C#2,D2- DJ Record Scratch

  • E2-C7- Main Synth

  • Both the lowest  and highest registers of the keyboard contain the "Ooh So Player" samples. 61 Key users must use SW1 or SW2 to shift octaves to play these notes

KARMA SCENE SW 2- Pre-chorus

Africa -Toto

Africa makes use of 3 separate Combis due to the number of individual programs providing harmony notes for the main marimba riff and solo sounds.

 

Afica Main- Verse, Chorus

Play C4 instead of B3 for Marimba riff to be able to play chorus chords on the left hand

 

Afica Solo 1 & 2- 1st and 2nd part of the Solo

KARMA SCENE SW 1

Play 1st part of Solo with Toto Flute and harmony notes

KARMA SCENE SW 2 

Play 2nd part of Solo with Toto Flute and Marimba harmony notes

Afica Solo 3- 3 part of the Solo​

Play 3rd part of Solo with Toto Flute and Marimba harmony notes

  • Eb2 engages synth arpeggio (press COMPARE to stop)

  • Synth strings on lower part

  • Upper part plays clav synth hybrid

KARMA SCENE SW 1-Intro, Verse

  • Digi Clav/Organ Split

KARMA SCENE SW 2- Pre-chorus

  • Wire Synth/Organ Split

KARMA SCENE SW 3 

  • Wire Synth/Piano Split

KARMA SCENE SW 1-Intro, Verse

  • Ribbon controls Filter Cutoff

KARMA SCENE SW 2- Pre-chorus

KARMA SCENE SW 3- Chorus

KARMA SCENE SW 4Verse 2

KARMA SCENE SW 5Pre-chorus 2

KARMA SCENE SW 6Chorus 2 to end

Bittersweet Symphony -The Verve

  • Bass notes are incorporated into left hand triads. Play 2nd inversion of the E major chord, 2nd inversion of B minor and 2nd inversion of A major on the left hand

  • Right hand plays main riff

Can't Feel My Face -The Weeknd

  • E2 Noise Sweep+Reverse Cymbal

  • A2 Play hard for Hit

  • Aftertouch activates Noise Layer

  • Ribbon assigned to Cutoff frequency to isolate Synth Reed and Synth Bass

  • Upper Part plays stab synth

KARMA SCENE SW 1-Verse, Chorus 

  • Foot Switch (CC#04) activates Sidechain Effect

KARMA SCENE SW 2- Pre-chorus

KARMA SCENE SW 3- 2nd Verse

  • Lower Keyboard: Rhodes

  • Upper Keyboard: Brass

  • Slider 2 controls Electric Grand Piano volume

 

KARMA SCENE SW 1-Intro

  • Upper Keyboard Lead Sound

  • Lower Synth 

KARMA SCENE SW 2- Pre-chorus

KARMA SCENE SW 3- Chorus

  • Upper Keyboard Lead Sound

  • Lower Synth 

  • Muted Guitar- C-E are identical E notes for intro

  • Acoustic Guitar  

  • Low and Mid-High registers Play Electric Piano

  • Highest register plays Lead Synth

 

  • Brass Section Layered Combi

  • Brass Fall on top A 

 

This Combi Requires an Expression Pedal & Footswitch

  • Expression/Volume pedal controls Synth Bass and Octave Strings

  • Footswitch controls Sidechain Effect for Synth Bass and Waveseqence Chords

  • Lower Keyboard- Synth Bass and Wavesequence Chords

  • Upper Keyboard- Firework Strings and Oct Strings

 

Human Nature - Michael Jackson

  • Lower register plays Pad Synth

  • Footswitch activates portamento (play A Major chord)

  • Upper register plays Main Synth riff

  • Expression pedal activates bell sound

Hungry Like The Wolf - Duran Duran

  • Lower register plays Arp Synth

  • Upper register plays Main Synth

  • SW2 Toggles Phaser Effect

Let Me Love You -DJ Snake ft. Justin Bieber

  • Bass notes for chords play "Yeah"

  • Upper register plays vocal riff

KARMA SCENE SW 1-Let's Groove

  • C2-Eb2 Talkbox

  • Middle register Electric Piano

  • Upper register Brass Section

  • Play harder for Brass Section

  • Play gently for Sfz Brass

KARMA SCENE SW 2- September

  • Lower register Electric Piano

  • Upper register Brass

KARMA SCENE SW 1-Intro

  • C2-F2 Talkbox

  • G2,A2 & B2 mapped the same as C3, D3 & E3

  • Play lightly for Synth Strings

  • Play harder for Piano and Wire Synth

KARMA SCENE SW 2- Pre-chorus

KARMA SCENE SW 3- Chorus

  • DX Bell sound

KARMA SCENE SW 1-Intro

  • Flutey synth

KARMA SCENE SW 2- Chorus

  •  Hook Synth

KARMA SCENE SW 3- Chorus 

  • Side chain Left hand bass notes with Drum Track or Footswitch

 KARMA SCENE SW 1

  • Lower register plays  Piano

  • G A# and Bb plays Brass 

  • Upper Middle plays Bell

KARMA SCENE SW 2

  • Highest register plays Strings

 KARMA SCENE SW 1-Intro

  • Organ / Synth 

KARMA SCENE SW 2-Verse

  • Organ + Digital Comp Synth

  • Upper register synth riser

KARMA SCENE SW 3-Bridger

  • Digital Comp Synth + Synth Bass

 

  • Switch on timbre 4 to bring in Piano sound

 

  • Lower register plays Arp Synth Bass

  • Ribbon modulates synth bass for percussive intro 

  • Upper register plays Hard Sync Lead

 

  • Lower register plays tremolo Piano

  • Middle register plays strings

  • Upper Middle plays synth lead

  • Highest register plays square lead riff

  • Press SW1 and SW2 to octave Up or Down for Kronos 61 & 73