MR-8HD Owner’s Manual (Track bouncing)
After finishing rehearsal, let's carry out actual track bouncing.
1) While the recorder is stopped, press the
[1-8 > NEW SONG] key.
The [1-8 > NEW SONG] key lights up and the
display shows the screen below.
If you execute track bouncing, press the
[MENU/ENTER] knob while holding down the
[RECORD] key. If you cancel track bouncing,
press the [STOP] key.
2) Press the [MENU/ENTER] knob while holding
down the [RECORD] key.
Track bouncing starts. The mixed (bounced)
signals are recorded to tracks 7/8 of a new
song. The screen example below shows that
tracks 1 through 8 of Song02 (whose name is
“Moonlit”) is now being bounced to tracks 7/8
of the new song (Song04). Meters 1 through 8
show the playback levels of tracks 1 through
8, while the L and R meters shows the
recording levels of tracks 7/8 of Song04.
Actual track bouncing
MIN MAX LINE MIC LINE MIC LINE MIC LINE MIC
LOCATE REC END
LOCATE ABS ZERO
RECORD REWIND F FWD
1-6 > 7/8
1-4 > 5/6 STEREO
B / OUT
A / IN
STOREPLAY MODEAUTO PUNCH
MENU / ENTER
DYNAMIC CONDENSER TUBE MIC
REVERB / DELAY TIME
INPUT A SELECT
INPUT A INPUT B INPUT C INPUT D
ABC1 DEF2 GHI3
PQR6 STU7 VWX8 YZ9 +-_0 DELETE
TO STEREO BUSS
BRIT STACK AMP SIMULATION
To stop track bouncing, press the
[STOP] key. Pressing the [STOP] key also
turns off the bounce mode. If you stop track
bouncing in the middle, the new song is
When you are going to execute track
bouncing, if there is not enough space on
the hard disk or 99 songs already exist on
the disk, a warning message appears and the
operation is canceled.
<Track bouncing while mixing signals from [INPUT
A] through [INPUT D]>
When you bounce tracks 1 through 8 to tracks 7/
8 of the new song, you can also mix signals from
[INPUT A] through [INPUT D] together (see page
<Exporting bounced data to a PC>
Song data bounced to tracks 7/8 of the new song
can be exported to a PC.
You can use the exported data as a source when
burning an original audio CD using a CD-RW drive,
or use it with a computer's music software (see
When track bouncing to a new song completes,
the recorder automatically stops and the dis-
play shows the home screen of the new song.
The song name of the new song is given by the
name of the original song with “-**” (** is a
You can check the result by following the pro-
cedure described in “Checking the bounced
signals on tracks 7/8” on page 69.