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    Start Up Voice [Roland V-Combo VR 730]

    My vr09 starts up on piano..Roland is pushing the organ waterfall keys so they set it to organ.Cant change..no biggy.let it startup and push the pretty red button organ.All my hammond and rotary organ sounds I use the most are stored in 1-1 to 4-1 of presets..by the way you paid 1000 more for...
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    Quick Height Adjustable Keyboard Stand?

    Definitly z stand..I use Hurcules stand for my heavy yamaha p120
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    Portable amps

    I have done my research on keyboard stage amps..sound verses weight and I have been playin for over 40 yrs.I love the stage monitor Electa Voice powered ZLX 12 inch speaker..and you can twin it up for P.a and get crazy with an add on sub and the zlx adjusts to the sub and adds it own treble..buy...
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    Stage hum from my monitor for keys only

    only buzzes when Iam playing big theatres.my monitor loves low imp.plugs.I can play a small club and use 1/4 with no problem
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    Stage keyboard hum

    I am always happy when a sound tec in a theatre production asks me if I want 2 direct boxes for stereo keys..hell ya..so I part with my 2 low imp. L andR on my YamahaMG06X keyboard mixer..so Iam left with L andR 1\4 inch. for my personel monitor..I use L side and my monitor lets out a...
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    Stage hum from my monitor for keys only

    I am always happy when a sound tec in a theatre production asks me if I want 2 direct boxes for stereo keys..hell ya..so I part with my 2 low imp. L andR on my YamahaMG06X keyboard mixer..so Iam left with L andR 1\4 inch. for my personel monitor..I use L side and my monitor lets out a...
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    Best Expression Pedal Choice for Roland VR-09B

    Dp10 pedal for sustain and I get off cheap..for expression I use yam.on and off foot switch on my vr09 organ to control leslie speed..would be nice to have an extra ch for expression 2..vol pedal.you have to sacrafice one for the other
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    Roland VR-09 sounds “out of tune”?

    Yup have a roland vr09 that had a drink spill on controller..there cheap..off pitch with the band and I tapped the controller.went back to standard pitch..cleaned and is ok now
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    Roland VR-09 sound problems

    I use a vr09 for organ in a pink floyd tribute band..Ive learned not to have your foot on sustain peddle when changing programs.it takes a micro sec to change its programs..not as smooth as yamaha for quiet changed. I mix my keys though 6 ch mixer before it goes to the house..vr09 always takes...
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    Three keys setup

    Doin our first show momentary lapse..a pink floyd story pictou decoste center nova scotia can tribute band..dec 2 2017 tickets avai.on line lol..I wasnt comf with L shape setup.Iam the only keys so it all had to be in front. Using hurcules stand nice and low to set my heavy ass yamaha...
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