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Roland JU-06 Explained®

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    An Introduction to the JU-06

    In this video, we discuss the lineage of the Juno series and the differences between the Ju-06 and previous Juno synths.

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    Setting up the JU-06 in a DAW

    Larry discusses the MIDI and Audio Over USB functionality of the Ju-06 and also how to set up the synth to work firstly in Logic and then in Ableton.

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    The Interface

    In this video, Larry goes over the different areas of the synth and gives an explanation of their functions.

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    Creating & Saving Presets

    In this video, learn how to load Ju-06 presets and banks, how to use Manual Mode to use the synth as you would a traditional synthesizer, as well as saving your own presets.

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    The DCO

    Explore the Pulse and Saw Waves, Sub Oscillator and Noise Generator features and how to use them creatively.

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    The HPF & VCF

    Larry now covers in detail the HPF and VCF sections, the Frequency and Resonance controls, and how you can use Keyboard Tracking feature to open the filter when you play higher pitches.

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    The VCA & ENV

    In this video, learn all about the parameters of the Amp and Env sections including Attack, Decay, Sustain and Release, allowing you to create a wider palette of sounds. You?ll also see how to use the Envelope alongside the Sequencer.

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    Modulation

    Now discover the parameters of the LFO including how to route the ENV to the VCF and the LFO to the pitch of your Oscillators for interesting sounds, as well as how to create the trademark ?filter wobble? sound.

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    The Step Sequencer

    In this video, Larry explains and explores all the parameters of the Stem Sequencer, many of which are bred under the hood of the synth. See how to set individual notes and gate lengths for individual steps, introduce rests, and also utilize different Play Modes, as well as how to save your patterns.

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    Play Modes & Effects

    Now learn all about the 2 Chorus effects and the modeled Noise from the original Juno 106 Chorus unit. You?ll also see how to use the Delay unit and create a big evolving lead sound. Larry then covers the Solo, Poly and Unison play Modes.

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    Global Settings

    In this video, learn what all the Global Settings do that allow you to determine the way your Ju-06 is to setup to function.

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    Transmitting MIDI CC

    Larry now shows you how to control the Ju-06 with MIDI Continuous Controller messages., including how to open the Ju-06?s filter cutoff from within Logic.

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    Epic Bass Pad

    See how to create a slow attack bass squelch sound from scratch by utilizing Pulse Width Modulation and Filter Envelope Modulation. For even more texture, Larry adds the amazing Eventide H9 Max and Rose Delay hardware effect units to make Ju-06 patch into a lush cinematic futuristic sound.

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    Epic Chorused Pad

    For this last video, see how to create a deep chorused pad patch from scratch, that utilizes a slow rate Pulse Width and Pitch Modulation, with a slow attack and long release. Again Larry adjusts the filter cutoff to get some movement, and incorporates the Eventide H9 and Rose Pedal hardware effects to turn this sound into a lush modulated patch.

Product Overview


Synth master Larry Holcombe brings you an in-depth collection of Roland JU-06 video tutorials. Follow along with Larry and learn all of the JU-06 features and functions, as well as how to make epic patches from scratch! This series is perfect for new and intermediate JU-06 users.

Larry welcomes you and jumps right in, covering the history of Roland's famous Juno line of synthesizers from the '80s and the differences between them. Then you'll see how to set up your JU-06 with your DAW, get a detailed look at its user interface, and how to load, create and save your own presets.

Moving on Larry explains everything you need to know about the JU-06's Oscillators, Sub Oscillator, and Noise Generator features and how to use them creatively. Then it's on to the HPF and VCF sections, the Frequency and Resonance controls, and how you can use the Keyboard Tracking feature to open the filter when you play higher pitches.

Then you'll explore the parameters of the LFO, including how to route the ENV to the VCF and the LFO to the pitch of your Oscillators for interesting sounds, as well as how to create the trademark “filter wobble” sound.

Throughout the rest of the videos Larry shows you how to use the powerful Step Sequencer, the different Play Modes and Effects, important Global Settings, and how to dynamically control the Ju-06 with MIDI Continuous Controller messages from your DAW, including complete recall of the JU-06's knob values.

Wrapping it up, Larry shows you how to design an epic Bass and Pad presets from scratch, plus using external hardware effects from Eventide for even more sonic options!

To see what these in-depth JU-06 video tutorials show you, and how they'll make using the Roland JU-06 a breeze, see the individual Roland Ju-06 tutorial descriptions on this page. If you're ready to start using your JU-06 or just want to see if it's right for you, this is the series to watch... Checkout “Roland JU-06 Explained®" today!


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1. When did you start dabbling in music?

I learnt the trumpet and piano around age 12 and then guitar a couple of years later. I played in a few indie bands for a few years until I discovered the turntables and Dj'ing. I then swapped the guitar for the synthesizer and the stage for the Dj booth and the rest is history!

2. What training have you had?

I completed a diploma in sound engineering and music technology from islington Music Workshop in London. I am also level 1 certified in Logic. The most important training I have received though is sitting for hours on end at my studio making music!

3. When did you get into recording?

Recording demos for the indie bands I mentioned earlier. Then recording vocals for my tracks as DEF inc. and laterally Rebel Sonix. I also worked in London studio Rollover in around 2005.

4. People you have worked with/for?

I've remixed Coldplay, Kylie, Roots Manuva and John B. Labels I have released on include Parlaphone, EMI, Fingerlickin, Eight Fx, Quantum, Botchit and Scarper amongst others. I have composed music for Sony Playstation games, Sky tv, J&B Whiskey, Lexus cars and the BBC to name a few. I have produced online tutorial videos and have had a 1 hour production video in Music Techs magazines cover DVD. I have also Dj'ed at events such as Glastonbury festival and Miami WMC and touring extensively all over the world.

5. Why are you so good at training people?

Well hopefully I have a clear and concise training method mixed with a serious passion for making music. I have previously worked for Apple teaching Logic and also regularly lecture on Logic and electronic music production. I also teach the Ministry of Sound DJ academy in London which involves teaching an introduction to Djing as well as in depth seminars on using NI's Traktor and also Serato Scratch Live. As a producer making cutting edge electronic music, I have to remain at the forefront of new sounds and production techniques. I mix my time between different areas of the music industry - production, remixing, DJing and also teaching which allows me to develop all those skills simultaneously - so I can improve my teaching ability whilst also continuing to develop as a producer (something which you never stop doing!)

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