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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.
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Initialize
This function restores the pad and instrument
settings, song data and other settings back to
their original factory state:
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Whilst holding [SHIFT], press [EDIT(SETUP)].
Press [>] to select “Factory Reset.”
Press [ENTER]
Press [INC/+] or [DEC/-] to select “ALL.”
Press [ENTER]
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Play The Demo Song
This function lets you listen to the onboard demo
songs.
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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
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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!!!
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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!
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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!
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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.