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Keyboard

You can use the following keyboard shortcuts while composing a track.

spacebar

Press to start or stop playback.

commandcontrol key

Hold down the commandcontrol key while drawing notes to create "loud" notes.

optionalt key

Hold down the optionalt key while drawing notes to create "soft" notes.

shift

Hold down the shift key to select a region of notes. You will then be able to copy and paste or clear that region.

Advanced

Playback starting point

By default, playback always starts from the beginning of a track. This can be difficult if you want to focus your attention on a piece in the middle, or near the end.

You can change where playback begins by setting the playback start marker. You can do this by clicking white area just above the grid. A blue arrow icon will be placed where you click. Playback will now start from this point.

Clicking on the arrow icon again will remove it.

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Column volume

There is a speaker icon to the left of each row on the grid.

Click this icon once and you can control the volume of that row.

Double click this icon and you can mute or unmute the row.

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Need someones help!!

Jonny Sequeira
Jonny Sequeira

i have this sample and i am wondering if anyone will like to add their snippets to my beat just please dont judge im new to this i just want people to help me achieve my goal in becoming the next STEVE AOKI hahaha i know im asking for to much but hey we all have dreams. But on a serious note please give me pointers and suggestions on what i can add or what i should remove please respond back with my beat but, with your own twist. If i like the add ons, by all means lets make something happen. I really want to achieve my goals and start making this a serious job.

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Jonny Sequeira
Jonny Sequeira

p.s if you have beats for me to add on email me at [email protected] thank you for your time.

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