Generating Good KARMA Tutorial Series

The "Generating Good KARMA" tutorials are published by Karma Lab and will be included with KARMA software installations starting 4/15/04. Note that some content is also applicable to the KORG Karma.

Tutorial 1: KARMA Essentials

The perfect place to start for anyone using KARMA MW or KARMA Triton - covers the essential concepts and features for getting comfortable with the KARMA software.

Tutorial 2: Jammin' with KARMA

A detailed walk-through of 7 KARMA performances - includes coverage of many of the most common and useful KARMA real-time parameters. KORG Karma users may also find this tutorial useful.



KARMA Software Tutorials


A selection of topic-specific tutorials related to KARMA MW and KARMA Triton Software, from our KARMA Software Tutorials forum. Note that some content may also be applicable to the KORG Karma.

How to setup KARMA MW/KT and VMD with Computer Sequencers (Windows only)

A quick guide to recording the KARMA software output using Windows-based sequencers (e.g., Sonar, Cubase).

Recording KT into the Triton's Internal Sequencer

Useful tutorial for those who wish to record the KARMA Triton MIDI output directly to the Triton's sequencer.

How to setup KARMA MW/KT with Reason and VMD (Windows only)

A quick guide to generating KARMA-based music on Propellerheads' popular Reason software; for Windows users only

More KARMA Tutorials

This link will bring you to the index of the KARMA Software Tutorials forum, where you'll find the above tutorials along with many others posted by members of the community.



Karma Keyboard

A selection of topic-specific tutorials related to the Korg Karma Music Workstation, from our Karma Keyboard Tutorials forum. Note that many of these tutorials may be applicable to users of the KARMA MW and KARMA Triton Software.

Using the KARMA Function as a Simple Arpeggiator - Part 1 - Monophonic Arpeggiation

A guide to generating monophonic (single note) arpeggios using KARMA.

Using the KARMA Function as a Simple Arpeggiator - Part 2 - Polyphonic Arpeggiation

A guide to generating polyphonic (chord-based) arpeggios using KARMA.

How To Create A Combi (Erasurehead)

Paul Osborn (author of Chemistry Sound Collections) wrote this well-received tutorial on creating a Combi - based on the free Chemistry combi Erasurehead.
Follow along step-by-step and learn!

EM's KARMA Master Class Article by Stephen Kay

A useful tutorial on many aspects of the KARMA technology, published in Electronic Musician Magazine.

More Karma Keyboard Tutorials

This link will bring you to the index of the Karma Keyboard Tutorials forum, where you'll find the above tutorials along with many others posted by members of the community.



Other Documentation

Other useful information, such as Manuals and Help Files, may be found on our Docs & Downloads page.

Korg FAQs and Triton Help

  Korg Canada - Support FAQs
  Korg Canada - Support Tutorials

Many useful documents and FAQs about general Korg keyboard operation. While some are geared towards the Triton, most are applicable to the Karma as well.