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Re: drum machines and looping

Also I seem to remember that I could'nt get the start, stop to start and 
end both in
sync.This when the Jam Man is the boss and the HR-16 is the slave unit.

tdbajus wrote:

> Thinking about bringing the old HR-16 out of retirement.  Now, I could 
>be wrong
> here but:
> 1)   I am under the impression that one can, with a JamMan, have the old 
> drive the midi time to the drum machine
> 2)  I am also under the impression that one can have the looper slave to 
> drum machine and have the loop lengths determined by the length of the 
> loop, but:
>         a) the JamMan will occassionally pop because the audio loop is 
> sample accurate             in relation to the HR16.
>         b)  Odd time signatures are a problem.
> Now, I like the idea of having the tempo of the hr-16 vary slightly (by 
> the time with tapping the JM).  It would seem that option #1 would be 
>the way to
> go.
> Now the question is-  am I deluded?  Will this work?  and more 
>importantly- has
> anyone here done this (considering the midi prowess of those on the list 
>here, I
> would think that (if this is possible) many of you guys have.  Does 
>anyone else
> out there still use the HR-16 at all, or in this type of rig in 
> Trevor
> PS: Kim Flint (a rock and roll name if there ever was one) is the cat's