Roland JV/XP Files


Table of Contents

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Related URLs


SYX/MID/SVD User Performance/Patch/Rhythm/System Files


The Music of Benjamin Tubb


My Song Proposals




Info Text Subjects


1. 60 Tone Patch Programming
2. Determining the "Absolute" Values of Reverb and Chorus
3. Using EFX for the Roland JV-1080 and XP-50
4. EFX Types' Patch Usage Summary
5. GM Sound Set to JV-2080 Sound Catagories
6. GM-GS-XG to XPJV Rhythm Kit Conversions
7. JV-2080 Sound Catagories
8. JVXP Sequencing Template
9. Master Tuning Parameter
10. Patch Template
11. Performance Preset Style Templates
12. Performances Effects Types & Sources
13. Sysex Considerations
14. Sysex Utility Messages
15. Tone Structure Summary Usage with Patch Examples
16. Voice Reserve Requirements
17. Improving Recording Timing Nuances
18. 12-Tone Scale Tuning Temperaments
19. Just Intonation in C for Patch Mode
20. GM Pipe Organ Emulation
21. Orchestral Emulations with PanningReverbChorus
22. Mixed Chorus Emulations with Panning and Reverb
23. Piano Emulation with Panning/Reverb
24. Small Ensembles Emulation with PanningReverb
25. Drawbar Additive Synthesis Emulation
26. Dynamic Values
27. International Scales
28. MIDI Controller Usage "Standards"
29. PPQN Factored Choices
30. Rhythmic Templates for Sequencing
31. Using Effects [from the JV-1080 Owner's Manual only]
32. Using MIDI Controllers [from the JV-1080 Owner's Manual only]
33. 2641 Alphabetic Waveform Name Sort
34. 3269 Alphabetic Patch Name Sort
35. The Extended MIDI Whitepaper (of general interest)
36. Sysex Size Differences between JV/XPs
37. Volume Control Source Info
38. Orchestral Expansion Addendum to its "Owner's Manual"
39. All Rhythm Kits and Menu Patches
40. Playable Instrument Ranges (updated)
41. Output Assign Options
42. Emulating a GM Environment in Performance Mode
43. Military Marching Band Emulation
44. Music Style EQ Settings
45. Phaser vs Flanger>Delay
46. Methods of Syncing Song Tempo to Performance Parameters
47. Clock Sync Parameters
48. Using SysClt1, SysCtl2 and Other Controllers in Realtime
49. Voice Reserve Sysex Utility Messages
50. General Drum/Patch Programming Tips from Taurus3 and Ethan Brown
51. EFX Programming Tips from Taurus3
52. Performance Preset Comparisons with JV-2080
53. "Noise" Patch Programming from C.J. Krause
54. Filter Cutoff Frequency Table
55. BPM Conversion Formula for Looped Waveforms
56. Optimal Live Recording of Timing Nuances
57. Roland "Standard" File Header Formats (SVQ/SVD/SVC/SV)
58. Roland JV/XP Comparisons - Parts 1-4
59. Cakewalk and RPN Usage
60. Optimal Tempo/PPQN Values for Recording
61. Roland GS/Yamaha XG NRPN Usage to JV/XP Sysex
62. The Cakewalk "INS" Instrument Definition Format
63. Getting a Patch to Sound the Same in Performance Mode
64. PlayMate Tone Delay Bug
0 Taurus3 Piano Tips (Concert)
1 Taurus3 Patch Programming Tip #1 (Glockenbells)
2 Taurus3 Patch Programming Tip #2 (Analog Dream)
3 Taurus3 Patch Programming Tip #3 (Seven Seas)
4 Taurus3 Patch Programming Tip #4 (CrystalDream)
5 Taurus3 Patch Programming Tip #5 (Synths)
6 Taurus3 Patch Programming Tip #6 (Vintage)
7 Taurus3 Patch Programming Tip #7 (Lead Synth)
8 Taurus3 Patch Programming Tip #8 (Choir)
9 Taurus3 Patch Programming Tip #9 (Analog Brass)
A PDF file of Roland Fantom X6/X7/X8 & XR Preset/User Patches and Rhythms Kits


Related URLs

NOTE: some of these site links won't work anymore; however, I've kept them for historical purposes.

Roland-United States
http://www.rolandus.com/

Roland-Canada
http://www.roland.ca/

Roland UK
http://www.roland.co.uk/gr10/ind.asp

David Peters - The JV/XPerience
http://www.frisbee.net.au/jv/

Alex's JV-1080 Corner
http://www.owlnet.rice.edu/~elfimov/jv.htm

Andreas Giese's JV-1080/XP-50/XP-80 Page
http://home.t-online.de/home/Andreas_Giese/jv1080_3.htm

Geir Kilski's Home Page
http://home.sol.no/gkilsti/

Bach's Orgelbuchlein MIDI Files for the JV-1080
http://www.geocities.com/Vienna/8165/organjv.htm

IMP JV-1080 Exclusive Page
http://www.vestdata.no/~fb/jv.html

Kostas Lialiambis JV-1080 MIDI files
http://edessa.topo.auth.gr/pub/midi/jv1080/

Martin Selway JV-2080 User Page
http://home5.inet.tele.dk/mase/

Mikkel Jacobsen XP/JV Homepage
http://www.diku.dk/students/kroll/superjv/

Tay Chee Wei JV-1080 Page
http://home.pacific.net.sg/~taycw

Mauro & Pierluigi De Ioris' JV108/2080 Page
http://www.ermes.it/pws/deioris/

Lubomir Sramo's Roland XP/JV Resources
http://vsdec.shmu.sk/~sramo/xp50.html

Marco van den Broek's Roland Page
http://www.mawek.com/roland/

Thomas Kahn's Music Page
http://hem.passagen.se/tkahn/musik.html

Pavel Fomitchov's Personal Music Page
http://pubweb.acns.nwu.edu/~pfo633/index.htm

Adam Hair's JV/XP "Ultimate Patch" Homepage
http://users.netconnect.com.au/~ahair/

Li'l Chips Systems, with Music and Roland Areas -- David R. Green
http://www.lilchips.com/

Lubomir Sramo's Roland XP-50/60/80 and JV-1080/2080 resources on the net
http://vsdec.shmu.sk/~sramo/xp50.html

Nathan Sheldon's XP-80 Page
http://www.geocities.com/~nsheldon/index.html

Poumtschak's XP-50 MIDI Songs Page
http://perso.wanadoo.fr/poumtschak/PageE.htm

Nir Sullam's XP-80 Homepage
http://www.actcom.co.il/sysoft/xp80/xp80.htm

Booster's JV-2080 Song Page
http://booster.pcupdate.easyspace.com/Music/Jv2080/2080_fra.htm



SYX/MID/SVD User Performance/Patch/Rhythm/System Files

My General MIDI 1 Tone Patch Bank for MAXIMUM Polyphony
Taurus3's Patch Bank Volume 1
Wan Kemper's 10 Patch SVD (XP) File
Nir Sullam's #1 63 Patch Bank in all 3 formats
Nir Sullam's #2 91 Patch Bank in all 3 formats
Taurus3's Patch Bank Volume 2 (MID/SVD w/TXT)
Nir Sullam's #3 128 Patch Bank in all 3 formats + a JV/XP BMP image files
Nir Sullam's #4 128 Patch Bank in all 3 formats
Nir Sullam's JV-80 Banks 1-4 Collection in SYX format


The Roland JV/XP Music of Benjamin Tubb

Each song's ZIP archive contains a MIDI file intended for, unless othersize indicated, a Roland JV or XP synth using internal ROM presets only.
961224xp a ballad created with Power Chords Pro
961225xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ" on Christmas 1996
970210xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970211xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-A: 01 House Set"
970223xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970307xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 06 Blues Band" with Band-in-a-Box
970515xp Violin Octet No. 1 for Orchestral board
970526xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970527xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970529xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-A: 01 House Set"
970603xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970610xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 16 Cont.Jazz 1"
970616xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 15 Big Band Set"
970627xp using Just Intonation in G Major
970729xp for Solo Piano
970806xp a shuffle blues created with Band-in-a-Box
970810xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970812xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970813xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970814xp variation of layers
970815xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970815bxp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970816xp a jazz ballad
970828xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970901xp dedicated to the memory of Princess Diana
970905xp dedicated to the memory of Mother Teresa
970911xp inspired by Performance preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970912xp a "new age"-ish layering with variations
970919xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-A: 25 New Age 2"
970921xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ"
970922xp a rock song for the Bass&Drums board
970926xp Violin Octet No. 2 for the Orchestral board
970928xp a jazz ballad with accompaniment and solos by Band-in-a-Box
970928bxp a "classical" rock piece for guitar, organ, bass and drums
971004xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-A: 19 Funk Fusion", in C minor 
971027xp a "classical" rock piece for guitar, organ, bass and drums
971113xp inspired by Performance Preset "PR-B: 25 All Organ" with instrument doubling
971120xp inspired by and using the Techno Collection SR-JV80-11 board
971124xp inspired by and using the Techno Collection SR-JV80-11 board
971127xp arranged for the Session board (Happy Thanksgiving!)
971201axp a ballad for guitar, piano/organ, bass and drums
971201bxp a ballad for guitar, piano/organ, bass and drums
971208xp a ballad for guitar, piano/organ, bass and drums
971217xp a "modal" rock song
971218xp a rock song with eastern "sympathies"
971220xp a rock song with congas and bongos
971221xp a rock song for the Session board
971222xp "progressive" rock
980217xp a "modal" rock song
980305xp inspired by the "Temple of JV" Patch
980308xp "classical" rock
980311xp a blues in 13/8 for the whole tone scale
980330xp a modal "new age" ballad
980505xp a G mixolydian modal song for the Session board
980509xp an F lydian song with a dance groove
To find sites with MIDI files, visit Standard MIDI Files on the Net
The Internet MIDI Community's List of Sites With MIDI Files

My Song Proposals Guidelines and Submissions [no longer active since 1997!]

SP-1 Guidelines
* from Benjamin Tubb
* from Richard Jordan
* from Ruud van de Kruisweg
SP-2 Guidelines
* from Benjamin Tubb

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This page was created in 1996.

This page was last updated on 30 November 2012 by Benjamin Robert Tubb.