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    Control/Dimming Using an Alesis DM5 as a midi controller for a Chauvet Obey 40

    Yes, the purpose of this is to have the drummer control the lighting. Figure we would set up some pads with a few static color settings, a couple chases and a strobe. This way as the band is playing, the drummer could tap a band and effectively change the scene. We have the DM unit in a...
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    Control/Dimming Using an Alesis DM5 as a midi controller for a Chauvet Obey 40

    The board is the Chauvet Obey 40. I was hoping to be able to have a few pads set up with the major scenes used and have them easily selected by a tap from the pad sending the midi signal to the Obey 40. That is essentially what the footswitch controllers do so I didn't know if the DM5 could do...
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    Control/Dimming Using an Alesis DM5 as a midi controller for a Chauvet Obey 40

    We have a person that will typically run our lighting from FOH, but there are some occasions when it might have to be run from onstage. Is there any means of using the MIDI out of an Alesis DM5 unit to control scences / banks of lighting on a Chauvet Obey 40? I had tried hooking the two...