Yamaha S03 - Drums Layer on Keys - How to deactivate??

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Yamaha S03 - Drums Layer on Keys - How to deactivate??

Post by ponc » Fri Jun 07, 2019 2:48 pm

So i got myself an old Yamaha S03, i love its sounds, but it got drum samples on the lower keys as a layer, no matter which voice or multi i am playing.
Like, if you play the lower 9 keys you can hear your piano or whatever plus a kick/snarewhatever depending which key you press.

I tried to figure out how to deactivate that but i just don'T understand the manual, its so complicated, and doesn't really describe what i am looking for.

Can somebody help me?

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Re: Yamaha S03 - Drums Layer on Keys - How to deactivate??

Post by meatballfulton » Fri Jun 07, 2019 4:14 pm

If you have the S03 connected to anything over MIDI, disconnect it. Enter Voice mode. You should hear exactly one sound, the voice you have selected, across the full keyboard.

If this is NOT the case, come back here for more help. I do not own an S03 but Yamaha's used the same voice and multi mode system for decades and I've owned a few of their synths that use it.
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