Sound Programming

SynthsRoland ⇝ Roland SN-R8 Expansion Cards

The SN-R8 expansion cards are compatible with the R-8 (Mark I and II) drum machine and the R-8M drum module. Sounds from some of the cards were included in the R-8 Mk II.

The following cards were produced:

SN-R8-01 Contemporary Percussion (all sounds included in the Roland R8 Mk II)

SN-R8-02 Jazz Brush (17 sounds included in the Roland R8 Mk II)

SN-R8-03 Sound Effects (3 sounds included in the Roland R8 Mk II)

SN-R8-04 Electronic (11 sounds included in the Roland R8 Mk II)

SN-R8-05 Jazz (1 sound included in the Roland R8 Mk II)

SN-R8-06 Ethnic Percussion

SN-R8-07 Mallet

SN-R8-08 Dry (1 sound included in the Roland R8 Mk II)

SN-R8-09 Power Drums U.S.A. (all sounds included in the Roland R8 Mk II)

SN-R8-10 Dance (all sounds included in the Roland R8 Mk II)

SN-R8-11 Metallic Percussion (4 sounds included in the Roland R8 Mk II)

Specifications