Rolands fantom g6, g7, and g8the fantomg familyset a new standard. Patchman music roland fantom xr, x6, x7, x8 soundbanks. A recent announcement has confirmed that sinevibes and nexoe have collaborated to give away free sounds for the roland fantomg series of keyboards sinevibes fantomg sound expansion series was created with roland equipment specifically in mind, and consists of a wide collection of instruments, loops and drum kits, as a result there is even more scope for creativity for the user, adding. We recommend finding these patches by category from the patch list screen for now. Fantomg accepts new arx wave expansion cards, has larger fullcolor screen, 16 insert effects per patch and other improvements. Like the fantom x keyboards, the fantom xr module is based on roland s powerful new sound generator chip. View and download roland fantom g6 workshop manual online.
However this is still a viable workstation built by roland and still used by many musicians and producers. Between 1994 and 2015, ive been working for roland corporation, a leading electronic musical instrument manufacturer. Fantom x6 fantom x7 fantom x8 fantom xr fantom xa srx03 fantom s fantom s88. Scroll wheel this booklet requires fantomg operating system v1. Originally, this is intended for fantom s series, however it can be convert loaded to fantom x series by means of fantom x editor software.
Fgws06editing fantomg patches and rhythm sets roland. Export fantom g8 sounds for use with software interface by djbrock sun. Rolands fantom g6, g7, and g8the fantomg familyset a new standard for excellence in workstation keyboards, with spectacular sounds and incredible. New factory preset patches and performance programming for the roland junostage sampling session china and localized patch presets latin, easteurope for the roland gw8 part of the factory presets for the roland fantom g6g7g8.
Please refer to readme documents for further details. Roland clan forums view topic fantom x6 free patches. They have been programmed specifically for the roland fantom xr, x6, x7. Born in brooklyn, new york, on may 5, 1959, steve stevens first picked up the guitar when he was only seven years old. Using patches in performance mode is discussed in the sequencing on the fantomx and performing with the fantomx workshop booklets. This chip delivers maximum audio processing performance at a great price including an expressive stereo 4tone synthesis engine with 128voice polyphony. The roland fantom g6 is the standard for production. If you want a fantom g series, maybe see if you can pick up a 2nd hand one in good shape, could work out to be good value for money. You can use the patches below on a jv1080, jv2080, xp50, xp60, xp80 and other roland jvxp synths which are sound compatible with these. Read, watch, listen, and learn about roland products and the people that use them. This update includes the fg connects live package, emphasizing the powerful live performance potential of the fantomg. Fantomx also offers a special category of patch called rhythm sets, which are usually played on the fantomx pads.
Honing his craft while playing in manhattan, stevens recorded an unreleased album with his band, fine malibus, and also played as a session guitarist. Roland has discontinued the fantom g workstation and all updates to it in favor of other ventures. This workshop booklet explains how to save fantom g songs, samples, patches, and everything else. A beautiful fullcolor lcd display and innovative performance features make getting around a pleasure. New orchestral sounds including all type of strings, woodwinds and brass. It features a semiweighted 76note keyboard with velocity no aftertouch, a large easy to read backlit lcd display, dedicated performance knobs, dbeam controller, handsfree patch select, instant master midi control functionality and much more. Fantom x techsyn fantom x techsyn is filled with more supercool synth sounds, fat analog basses, original dance stabs and hits, rich sweeping resonant pads, cuttingedge synth leads and cool synthfx that will inspire you to make som really great music. Mar 29, 20 the fantom x audio track expansion and fantom xr sample tools expansion kits update the fantom x main units to version 2 firmware. Each arx board is a dedicated application with its own processor, graphics, and dsp, powered by rolands supernatural sound technology for. Uretimden kalkan reaching new levels of power and luxury. Max user patches on a fantom xr by epu fri jul 05, 2019 12.
Nov 26, 2008 roland announces the release of the latest system update for the fantom g workstations. Rolands junostage puts the digital sound engine of the junog synthesizer into a larger professional keyboard designed for the stage. Most of these are sampled from the original instruments and processed using rolands supernatural sound engine, in order to recreate a tweakable yet playable patch. These 2 patches are derived from the quadruple velocity crossfaded dx7 patch 08 e. The major part of my work relates to sound processing, where sound design represents the artistic side of it. A useful lead pack for your powerful roland fantom g. This is my first video in a couple of years, but i think it will be the first of many more to come. The g6 has 5 octaves but you can transpose if you need too. Axial has patches from a number of classic roland synthesizers like the jupiter8, juno106, tb303, sh101, d50, alpha juno, and xv5080. Gaia patches by aron magner from the disco biscuits. If youre a member of a group i encourage you to archive it. Introducing the most powerful and luxurious live workstation in roland history. Im a music producer who doesnt have the time to tweak sounds. You could enhance your synth with these new 17 program.
Unfollow roland fantom g6 to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. For recording, the fantomg contains a powerful 152 midiaudio track sequencer. When you want to use the fantomg in the most traditional, straightahead waymaybe with a single patch on the keyboard and a rhythm set or rhythm on the padssingle modes the way to go. I prefer the keybed of the fantom g8 fa06 which longer and has the ivory feel. It is a truly immense knowledge resource on sound design and music production, with lots of illustrations and example sounds provided in each tutorial article.
Roland corporation has released fg connects live a free download designed to enhance the live performance potential of the fantomg, adding new rhythm patterns, patches and live sets, and versatility with new motion phrases. Forum for fantom ss88, fantom x678, fantom xr and fantom xa. The fantomg is a dream instrument that redefines the boundaries of playability and creativity with its advanced sound engine, revolutionary arx supernatural expansion bay, largesized color lcd, powerful new audiomidi sequencer, firstclass ivory feel. These are sounds and music materials that you can load into your fantomx. Piano 1 which i sampled from my own dx7s line output. The a88mkii is supremely playable, with onboard creative tools for todays musicians and producers. Designed with contemporary pop, hiphop, and dance musicians in mind, the new fg connects live project adds. Fantomx techsyn fantomx techsyn is filled with more supercool synth sounds, fat analog basses, original dance stabs and hits, rich sweeping resonant pads, cuttingedge synth leads and cool synthfx that will inspire you to. The fantomg is a dream instrument that redefines the boundaries of playability and creativity with its advanced sound engine, revolutionary arx supernatural expansion bay, largesized color lcd, powerful new audiomidi sequencer, firstclass. Make sure to press f4 patch categ on the patch list screen to display patches by musical category. Roland announced the new arx03 supernatural brass expansion board for the fantomg series.
Matt has used these sounds in performance for over 4 years. Where can i find a version 2 upgrade kit for the roland fantom. Free downloads for roland fantomg users gear4music. This new expansion board joins the arx01 drums and arx02 electric piano expansion boards. Rolands fantom workstation reaches its fourth generation with the g series. From the patch list screen, the pads instantly switch the current part, so you can assign sounds incredibly quickly. Nov 17, 2008 roland introduces pk9 pedal keyboard roland is pleased to announce the pk9 pedal keyboard, a dynamic midi pedalboard for organists. Well, i tried the fantom at my local guitar center. The fantomx audio track expansion and fantomxr sample tools expansion kits update the fantomx main units to version 2 firmware.
Apr 25, 2010 free fg connects live project for roland fantomg keyboard synthesizers. The included version 2 fantomx editor software will only work with a fantomx6x7x8xr that has been updated to version 2. How to get new sounds for your roland synth poweron. If possible, please post below with which ones you have done. Roland introduces pk9 pedal keyboard roland is pleased to announce the pk9 pedal keyboard, a dynamic midi pedalboard for organists.
Subscribe to the roland newsletter to get the latest articles, videos, and news about your favorite roland products. These are sounds and music materials that you can load into your fantom x. Fantom is a new kind of creative hub, made for rapid production and expressive performance. Korg introduced the kronos workstation around the same time as the g and to this day still has updates and advances made for their workstation. The keyboard workstation is the modern musicians sonic swiss army knife. Rolands fantom g6, g7, and g8the fantomg familyset a new standard for excellence in workstation keyboards, with spectacular sounds and incredible builtin effectprocessing muscle. Roland clan forums view topic fantomg tips and tricks collection. A fantom g patch which is the basic building block of more complex sounds. Fantomx6 fantomx7 fantomx8 fantomxr fantomxa srx03 fantoms fantoms88. Like the fantomx keyboards, the fantomxr module is based on rolands powerful new sound generator chip. How to load these patches into my roland xp50, xp60 or xp80. The patches introduced on this page can be downloaded from the above link. Each fantomg can also host two roland arx supernatural cards whose breakthrough modeling technology provides sounds with amazing sonic detail, expressive possibilities, and sounddesign opportunities.
New orchestral sounds including all type of strings, woodwinds. The pk9 features 20 velocitysensitive pedal keys, an integrated expression pedal, and more, making it ideal for use with instruments such as rolands atelier, combo, and classic series organs, or for anyone that wants to play sounds and control functions. Roland corporation has released fg connects live a free download designed to enhance the live performance potential of the fantomg, adding new rhythm patterns, patches and live sets, and versatility with new motion phrases description. In this video i wanted to give an easy overview of how to apply effects to patches in order to make your own custom sounds. Rolands fantom g has something for everyone a very large range of eminently playable patches for keyboardists, dynamic pads and deep menus for programmers, multitrack audio recording and midi sequencing for producers, and advanced slice, dice and loop facilities for sampleheads. Our website and phones are open, but shipping may take a few extra days, for the safety of our team.
Exploring the fantomx patches to any of the many patches, we thought wed point out a few patches that show off the fantomxs range. How to get new sounds for your roland synth poweron roland uk. The fantomg is a dream instrument that redefines the boundaries of playability and creativity with its advanced sound engine, revolutionary arx supernatural expansion bay, largesized color lcd, powerful new audio midi sequencer and more. Roland announces the release of the latest system update for the fantomg workstations. When you want to use the fantom g in the most traditional, straightahead waymaybe with a single patch on the keyboard and a rhythm set or rhythm on the padssingle modes the way to go. These new sounds for the roland fantom xr, x6, x7, and x8 are the result of over 4 years of programming by professional wind controller player sound designer matt traum. Roland always puts out the most creative and warm sounds. Very clean, there is a port to use a mouse so its easy to navigate the screen.
Roland fantom g6, d70, jp8000, juno106, jv1080, moog minitaur, korg volca keys, yamaha dx7. Inspiring onboard production tools and deep computer integration fuel an experience that feels intuitive, natural, and full of possibilities. This book is intended for people who want to explore the greatest depths of their fantomg synthesizers from roland. Roland fantomg from sampling to create patch with bpm sync. I sampled every 3rd key from c2 to c7 at 4 velocity levels from pianissimo to fortissimo and created fantomsx multisamples based on those 84 individual samples. You can use a program like cakewalk, cubase or sysex to send the. This workshop booklet explains how to save fantomg songs, samples, patches, and everything else. My exclusive contract with roland japan prevented me from working for any other manufacturer in the field during that period of time, but gave me a. The cover band collection vcombo vr09b vr730 axial. These soundbanks are not compatible with the fantom g series, fantom s series, or any other synth. Check out the roland fantoms loading xv5080 patches using the fantoms editor librarian. View all results for roland fantom g6 at sweetwater the worlds leading music technology and instrument retailer.
Save roland fantom g6 to get email alerts and updates on your ebay feed. Everything on this board is well built and put together to last. The included version 2 fantom x editor software will only work with a fantom x6x7x8xr that has been updated to version 2. Rhythm sets are discussed in the rhythms of the fantomx workshop booklet.527 541 867 623 1183 1481 499 943 1357 903 958 1040 981 210 1335 1085 1463 719 668 1339 82 432 959 571 1185 1245 894 997