Yamaha DGX650

Discussion in 'Yamaha Keyboards' started by Mikeyeast, Oct 31, 2017.

  1. Mikeyeast


    Oct 31, 2017
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    Could anyone tell me if and how to replace a track on a demo song and then record it ? many thanks in advance
    Mikeyeast, Oct 31, 2017
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    happyrat1 Destroyer of Eardrums!!!

    May 30, 2012
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    GTA, Canada
    I don't think the demo tracks can be recorded on the internal sequencer.

    Gary ;)
    happyrat1, Oct 31, 2017
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    SeaGtGruff I meant to play that note! Moderator

    Jun 6, 2014
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    If by "demo song" you mean the songs that come built into the keyboard, Gary/happyrat1 is right-- you can't save those songs to a MIDI file or output their MIDI data over the USB-MIDI connection, because they're "protected" in some manner that doesn't allow this.

    However, the keyboard has six "track" buttons-- labeled "R/1," "L/2," "3," "4," "5," and "A"-- which let you toggle the song tracks on or off; see page 36 of the manual. Although you won't be able to record over an existing track, you can mute up to two tracks simultaneously if you want to play those parts yourself. Then, by using an audio cable to connect your keyboard to your computer, you can use software to record the audio of yourself playing along with the non-muted song tracks.
    SeaGtGruff, Oct 31, 2017
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