|The Roland Rhythm Arranger TR-66 is an analog drum machine from 1973. It is considered more an a arranger because it has 18 different drum patterns, from rock, swing, march and dance styles. These patterns could then be mixed with the 9 more rhythm patterns. Waltz, Cha-Cha, Bossa Nova, Rumba and more. A new unique feature for it's time was an A/B/Auto variation which increased the rhythm arrangements to make the unit more flexible.
|Drums||Sounds - Kick, Snare, Rim shot, Claves, HiHat, Cymbal, Conga, Low Bongo, High Bongo, Cowbell, Maracas. 27 Patterns: 18 Drum patterns and 9 Rhythm patterns.|
|Controllers||Start Switch Trigger Input|
Produced:||1973 - 1973
||Y: Yes, N: No, N/A: Not Applicable
||Voltage Controlled Oscillator
||Digital Controlled Oscillator
||Low Frequency Oscillator
||Voltage Controlled Filter
||Voltage Controlled Amplifier
||As with a piano, the harder you hit a key, the louder the sound, unlike most organs which always produce the same loudness no matter how hard you hit a key.
||Pressing a key after you activated it. Channel Aftertouch, no matter which key, it will send a Channel message. Poly Aftertouch, sends the pressure per key instead of the whole channel.
|Values for OSC, LFO, Filter, Envelope are per voice unless stated otherwise.