Roland JD-800 Editor and Librarian

Patch Base has the best Roland JD-800 editor and librarian available for Mac and iPad. Edit any parameter, organize patches, create random patches, and more.

The Roland JD-800 is a powerful multi-timbral keyboard capable of playing 5 voice parts and 1 special setup (rhythm section) at once. Patch Base gives you easy editing of every voice and drum parameter inside the JD-800, enabling you to harness everything this little box can do.

Voice Editor

Each Voice in the JD is comprised of 4 Tone layers, each with its own sample, pitch, filter, and amp envelopes, and LFOs. Additionally there is are 7 effects units including chorus, delay, and reverb. Patch Base lets you control all of it:

Special Setup Editor

Design your own custom drum kits with Patch Base's Special Setup Editor for the JD-800. Only dedicated menu divers would want to do this without an editor, but with Patch Base, it's simple. You can design 61 separate drum sounds per setup:

Parts Editor

The Parts are where all the parts of the JD-800 come together in Multi mode. With Patch Base you can easily edit all 6 Parts:

Bank Editors

Edit and organize the 64 voice patches stored in your JD's memory. Patch Base gives you direct access to the bank, so you can organize patches and back them up to files on your device.

Patch Librarian


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