“DM Pro”, “DM5”, “QS8” and “QS” are trademarks of Alesis Studio Electronics, Inc. Selected material for this manual was imported from the Alesis DM5TM and. Alesis DM5 Pdf User Manuals. View online or download Alesis DM5 Reference Manual, Quick Start Owner’s Manual, Supplementary Manual, Quick Reference. View and Download Alesis DM5 reference manual online. High Sample Rate 18 Bit drum Drums Alesis DM5Pro Kit Quickstart Assembly Manual. (12 pages).

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The Noise floor is the signal level threshold a vibration or sound must exceed before it can trigger a drum sound. Value Wheel – increases or decreases the currently selected parameter. Signal 3 is a second “real” These tips will help you get started with a step in the right direction. This data can go to another DM5 or to a MIDI system exclusive storage device, a computer running System Exclusive storage aleais, or a musical instrument capable of recording System Exclusive data.

At times the tom 1 and the tom 2 pad are triggering when not being played. To listen alwsis the. Some of the key features of the DM5 include:. Alwsis power-up, the DM5 will recall the last selected Drum Set, and will display the page that was last selected.

The classic use of this is with hi-hats; a closed high-hat will cut off an open hi-hat, and hitting an open hi-hat sound will cut off a closed hi-hat. The DM5 comes with a power adapter suitable for the voltage of the country it is shipped to either or V, 50 or 60 Hz.

A hard hitting player might have a difficult time in playing the softer velocity sounds available in the DM5 due to the high impact of most of his hits. Midi Note Range Chapter 4: High-definition drum module with dynamic articulation 24 pages. Page 56 Placement of the trigger should be on the players side of the drum, within a lug or two of where the stick would hit if you played a rimshot.


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A Drum Set contains 61 notes. Trigger Note Assignment Example: This will only happen if the sending device DM5 Reference Manual Before the DM5 will play this softer signal, it will scan the other inputs to determine whether this was a legitimate hit, or simply a vibration from a stand or head.

Page of 2 Go. Footswitch Hookup If your footswitch seems to respond backwards notes sustain unless the footswitch is pressedturn off the DM5, make sure the footswitch plug is fully inserted into the footswitch jack, then turn the power back on.

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Got it, continue to print. Otherwise, some of the sound from one drum will leak into the other output. For more information about setting up the External Trigger parameters in the DM5, see pages 18 through 22, and Chapter 6. Page 26 The factors that cm5 effect the performance of triggers will be your hardware configuration, the different types of pads or drums being used, and the environment in which you will be using the DM5.

Each note is assigned a voice. Page 58 Chapter 6: Placement of the trigger should be on the players side of the drum, within a lug or two of where the stick would hit if you played a rimshot. Muffling Always check to be certain that none of your stands or drums are leaning up against, or touching any other drums or piece of hardware.


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By pressing ‘print’ button you will print only current page. Enter text from picture: This is important if you are upgrading from a D4 to the DM5, since you zlesis transfer the Trigger Setup information instead of setting it up manually from scratch.

Group button – selects drum Voices to be combined into groups. Function Buttons Chapter 4: What’s A Drum Set When you select a Drum Set, all of its sounds and parameter settings are recalled to recreate the original kit.

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It may take considerable experimentation to achieve reliable triggering…then again, it may not. Appendix Disconnect any cables connected to the MIDI IN jack, and make sure that a sequencer or keyboard is not sending messages to the DM5 that would make it behave erratically such as a long stream of pitch bend messages on 16 channels simultaneously. High-definition drum module with dynamic articulation 52 pages. The Store Button Example: To sum it up, the more heavy-duty your hardware is, the better.

Don’t show me this message again. Output button – selects which outputs the selected Voice will be sent to. By adjusting the Noise parameter the DM5 can determine which signals are vibrations caused by the surrounding noise level, and which signals are actual hits.

Store button – saves changes made to the currently selected Drumset.