Reason can be the center piece, the hub of your digital and hardware music studio. In this tutorial Hollin Jones shows how to integrate ext. MIDI in Reason.  

Get your MIDI device set up 

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Configure Reason’s preferences

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Add an External MIDI Instrument module

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Link the software and hardware from the Rack

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Assign a CC from the Rack

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Make sure you can hear the hardware

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Explore sequencing

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Try some automation

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Automate patch selection

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Hollin Jones was classically trained as a piano player but found the lure of blues and jazz too much to resist. Graduating from bands to composition then production, he relishes the chance to play anything with keys. A sometime lecturer in videographics, music production and photography post production, Hollin has been a freelance w... Read More


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