Note: While the videos show the software being used with a Motif XF, it sounds exactly the same and works virtually the same with all supported models.

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KARMA Motif Videos (Karma-Lab)
KARMA-Motif Introduction KARMA Motif Software - Introduction (13:27)

KARMA Developer Stephen Kay provides an introduction to KARMA Motif - the new software that turns your Yamaha into an interactive algorithmic music generation system. Video shows the XF, but 5 different Yamaha instruments are now supported: Motif XF, XS, MOX, MOXF and Rack-XS.

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KARMA Motif Videos (Yamaha)
KARMA-Motif - NAMM 2014 NAMM 2014:
KARMA Motif v3.1 on the Yamaha MOXF (5:40)


KARMA Developer Stephen Kay demonstrates the new version of KARMA Motif on a Yamaha MOXF at the January 2014 NAMM Show. This video is hosted on Yamaha's Facebook Page.

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User (Third Party) Videos
KARMA-Motif - Some more demos... KARMA Motif - Some more demos... (8:35)

User hape13 provides "demos of a few more factory Performances other than the ones shown in the Karma-Lab video" - after only a few days of working with the software! Also shows the use of Cubase 4.

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KARMA Motif - A First Performance (French) KARMA Motif - A First Performance (French) (19:07)

(In French) User Moessieurs shows "using a KARMA Performance" in remote mode from Motif XF, with a short explanation of what KARMA Motif is, using each controller one by one, and finishing with a short demo using Chord Triggers, Fill, and Scene Changes.

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Editing the RTC Master & Module Layers (French) Editing the RTC Master & Module Layers (French) (12:31)

(In French) User Moessieurs shows new users some basic editing techniques to "discover the possibilities in editing the KARMA Performances"

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Working with Scenes (French w/English subtitles) Working with Scenes (French w/English subtitles) (7:54)

(In French w/English subtitles) User Moessieurs shows working with scenes: the Scene Matrix, swapping RTC settings, reordering scenes, copy scenes, swap scenes and more!

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Changing GEs (French w/English subtitles) Changing GEs (French w/English subtitles) (6:18)

(In French w/English subtitles) User Moessieurs shows how to change GEs (the individual patterns that make up KARMA phrases) within KARMA Performances.

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AS1/2 Part 1 (French w/English subtitles) AS1/2 Part 1 (French w/English subtitles) (15:50)

(In French w/English subtitles) User Moessieurs explains how the AS1 & AS2 function works (F5 & F6 in remote mode).

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AS1/2 Part 2 (French w/English subtitles) AS1/2 Part 2 (French w/English subtitles) (14:40)

(In French w/English subtitles) User Moessieurs explains more on using the AS1 & AS2 function, voice change for left & right hand, voice change for modules.

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