Encoder Mode on the DM7
The encoder mode on the DM7 draws on the functionality seen in the Yamaha RIVAGE series. For engineers looking to streamline their workflow on the console, Jeff and Russ take a deep dive into how the encoder mode can be used to efficiently adjust various parameters across multiple channels.
Channel Overview on the DM7
Walk through the Yamaha DM7’s functionalities, specifically focusing on the channel strip’s features, from input gain to output assignment.
Menus on the DM7
Jeff dives into the key setup and configuration aspects of Yamaha’s DM7 mixing console. This is especially helpful for those encountering the DM7 console for the first time, as Jeff provides a comprehensive guide to its menus, features, and customization options.
Mixing a Full Band on the DM7
Jeff and Russ mix a full band using the Yamaha DM7, including bass, keys, guitars, and tracks. They emphasize the importance of managing stereo inputs and integrating various instruments into a mix that sounds cohesive. Learn how to efficiently utilize the DM7’s features to enhance your services, focusing on the subtleties of compression, EQ, and effects.
Mixing Drums on the DM7
Jeff and Russ spend some time dialing in a drum mix on the Yamaha DM7. They focus on fine-tuning drum sounds, starting from the ground up with a flat EQ and no dynamics, and gradually shape the tonality and dynamics of each drum component.
Yamaha DM7 Console Overview
Jeff Sandstrom from MxU and Russ Long from Yamaha take a look at their newest console, the DM7. Gain an in-depth overview of the DM7’s features, capabilities, and enhancements for your mix.