5 Velocity Techniques + Velocity MIDI Effect Cheat Sheet
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The Velocity MIDI effect can change incoming MIDI notes velocity in all sorts of ways. Set velocity to full with ease, randomize velocity, change your MIDI controller sensitivity or even practice hitting your drum pads hard enough.
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Put mode to Fixed. Change Out Hi to desired output Velocity
Turn up the Random knob (Up to 64 randomization)
Change MIDI Control Sensitivity
Adjust Drive and Compand to your liking
Put Mode to Fixed, automated Out Hi
Practice Hitting the Pads Hard Enough
Put Mode to Gate, Set Lowest to desired level of difficultly. Great for preparing for a live finger drumming show!
Velocity Cheat Sheet
We made a cheat sheet for you to quickly reference all the functions of the Velocity MIDI effect.
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