R TD-6K Electronic Percussion Kit The TD-6K kit arrives as Roland’s most affordable compact drum system, bringing the world’s leading drum sounds and acclaimed playability to a new price point. This expandable set is based around the all-new TD-6 Percussion Sound Module, newly developed rubber drum pads, and new dual-trigger cymbal pads with choke capabilities, giving you the power to sound and play your best. Features: Affordable new compact drum system based around TD-6 Percussion Sound Module and new drum and cymbal pads. TD-6 Percussion Sound Module offers 64-voice polyphony, 1,024 high-quality drum sounds, 262 backing sounds, 99 kits and a 6-part sequencer. Five PD-6 8.5" rubber pads provide durable, reliable triggering. Two CY-6 12" dual-trigger cymbal pads yield natural dynamics and "choke" capabilities. 9 trigger inputs on TD-6 accommodate up to 11 pads and cymbals, including acclaimed Roland mesh-head V-pads Includes hi-hat pedal, kick drum trigger, stand and all connecting hardware. TD-6 module and complete system designed for easy setup and intuitive operation. • Initialize This function restores the pad and instrument settings, song data and other settings back to their original factory state: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Whilst holding [SHIFT], press [EDIT(SETUP)]. Press [>] to select “Factory Reset.” Press [ENTER] Press [INC/+] or [DEC/-] to select “ALL.” Press [ENTER] • Play The Demo Song This function lets you listen to the onboard demo songs. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Whilst holding down [KIT], press [SONG] Press [INC/+] or [DEC/-] to select the song Press [PLAY >] to listen to the song Press [STOP] to end the song Press [KIT] to exit the demo mode • Choosing a Drum Kit The TD-6 comes with 99 preset drum kits. Now’s probably a good time for you to try them out: 1. Press [KIT] 2. Press [INC/+] or [DEC/-] to select the drum kit you require. 3. Bash away!!! • Playing Along with Songs The TD-6 features a sequencer that can record and playback accompaniment tracks: 1. Press [SONG] 2. Press [INC/+] or [DEC/-] to select the song you require. 3. Press [PLAY >] for the song to begin playback and [STOP] for it to finish. 4. Play along to the backing! • Muting the Drum Backing If the pre-programmed drums are doing your head in, you can mute them: 1. Press [SONG] 2. Press [INC/+] or [DEC/-] to select the song you require. 3. Press [PART MUTE] to mute the programmed drums. 4. Press [PLAY >] for the song to begin playback and [STOP] for it to finish. 5. Play along to the backing! • Adjusting the Tempo You can adjust the tempo of the preprogrammed song while playback is in progress: 1. Whilst holding down [SHIFT], press [CLICK (TEMPO)] 2. Press [INC/+] or [DEC/-] to select the desired tempo. 3. Press [EXIT] to finish the procedure.