Bass Station Series

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After adding the Soundpack to the Librarian you can audition the patches by double-clicking and pressing a key on the BSII. If the sound doesn't change when clicking this means the firmware didn't...
What is the difference between polyphony and timbrality? This is a question asked many times by customers looking to buy their first synthesizer. Monotimbral means only one sound can be played at a...
Some knobs on Bass Station II have 8 bit resolution. When recording the Cutoff knob (for example) in to your DAW you will see two CC messages sent. One at CC16 and one at CC 48. The lower number (MSB...
The Ext In port on the back of the Bass Station II can be used to allow any input source (Microphones, Keyboards, Guitars, Basses, etc.) to take advantage of the Filters and Envelopes of the Keyboard...
*Please be aware this will initalize all User presets too* (To first save your User presets follow the ' How to export User presets on Bass Station II '.) Download the Bass Station II Factory Patches...
*Please be aware this will initalize all User presets too* (To first save your User presets follow the 'How to export User presets article'.) First of all download the file below and save it to your...
When you select octave 5 from the blue buttons the last four keys are not used. G8 is the last note available. The last four Global functions, Local, Tune, Input Gain and Dump are not selectable when...
Bass Station II can export User presets as individual Sys-Ex files. This is useful if you want to load the keyboard with certain presets whilst leaving the rest intact as you can place a patch...
The BassStation II implements 2 methods of entering Legato slides when using the Sequence Record function. 1. Press the legato button to slide to the next note 2. Hold down a note and press another...
When the Arp is on and latched, pressing the sustain pedal will hold a note until it is released, allowing the Arp to carry on. If you record an Arp sequence then play it back with the Arp latch on,...
Hold down Save + Patch/Value Left & Patch/Value Right whilst turning the power switch on. The screen will show btl. Press right arrow three times so the screen shows cAL. Press Save once. Move...