Ensoniq MR-Rack

Ensoniq MR-Rack Sound Module
The Ensoniq MR-Rack sound module comes packed with 886 onboard presets, 816 ROM sounds (two banks of 128 sounds, 128 GM sounds, 11GM/GS drum kits, and 421 individual drum elements), and 70 RAM sounds (up to 128 RAM sounds possible). It features keyboards, synths, strings, brass, horns, wind, vocal, bass, percussion, sound effects, and many more instruments. It also includes 2nd generation Transwaves (35 waves) giving you sounds that move and transform using digital resynthesis. The sounds can be expanded via the PCMCIA ROM/RAM card slot, and internally via the three wave expansion board slots.

ROM Cards
MRC-1 Synth Banks

Wave Expansion Boards
EXP-1 The Real World
EXP-2 MR-Rack Drum Expander
EXP-3 Urban Dance Project
EXP-4 The Perfect Piano

Technical Specifications
ROM Size: 12MB
Sample Rate/Bitrate: 44.1kHz 16-bit
Presets: 886 (70 RAM, 816 ROM)
Instruments: 320
Polyphony: 64 Voices
MIDI Channels: 16
Filters: 2
FX: 40
MIDI Ports: 3
Audio Outs: 4
Digital Outs: No

Factory Demos

Paddy&Pals
MR Trance

 

Presets

RAM - Sounds
000. Steel Pad
001. AmazonRiver
002. Positrons
003. Lovely
004. Mood Unit
005. Translucent
006. SpinCrystal
007. Textures
008. Watery Pad
009. MicroTrans
010. WhisperWood
011. Orch/Wheel
012. Strat Pad
013. Flute Pad
014. A Ha Ha Ha
015. Airy Voices
016. Slow Wash
017. Transphere
018. Sample&Hold
019. Real Rezz
020. Trans Rezz
021. Rezolution
022. Chat Lead
023. TransFusion
024. MR-orphing
025. Smooth Lead
026. Lucky’sLead
027. Trans Comp
028. Formant Pad
029. MassiveLead
030. Prophet Str
031. AnalogBrass
032. Rezz Stab
033. Brassy Stab
034. Poly Stab
035. OdysseyLead
036. Pulse Synth
037. Glyder
038. Lucy
039. Echoes
040. WheelMorph2
041. Talking Pad
042. Meta-Clav
043. Rezz Comp
044. Acid Wheel2
045. Rave m7maj7
046. Digatalic
047. Stairsteps
048. Voxaling
049. MR Coffee
050. Rezzo
051. House Vox
052. Echo Bells
053. SyncroTrans
054. Delay Sweep
055. Transilient
056. Neboir
057. FormantSync
058. Chatty Aahs
059. MR RoboVox
060. Matrix
061. Jazz Trio
062. Modern Jazz
063. Babalonian
064. Sub Pad
065. Wavewash
066. MrEar Candy
067. Lite OD Org
068. Gospel Org2
069. ScratchPtch
ROM - Sounds
000. StereoGrand
001. Warm Piano
002. Jazz Piano
003. Room Piano
004. ConcertGrnd
005. BrightPiano
006. Dance Piano
007. Pop Piano
008. Tack Piano
009. LA Layer
010. Pno&Strings
011. PnoStrBells
012. Pno+Voices
013. Real Roads
014. VintgeRoads
015. Pure Roads
016. HybridKeys
017. Tine Sine
018. Tine-2-Love
019. Warm FM Rds
020. Hammer Tine
021. Dyno Roads1
022. DynFM Roads
023. HybridRoads
024. SuitcaseRds
025. Tine Flies
026. Mod Wurlie
027. VintgWurlie
028. FM Pno+Strg
029. ElPiano+Pad
030. Dense Mist
031. Big Organ
032. Perc B3-PR
033. Rock B3-PR
034. Ped/Perc B3
035. 4Drawbrs-PR
036. Donor Organ
037. 3Drawbrs-PR
038. AllStops-PR
039. Perc+Chorus
040. MellowPipes
041. Jazz Organ
042. Full B3-PR
043. Farcheeza
044. Wheel Org 1
045. Whl Dbl Org
046. Fuller B3
047. Full Pipes
048. Classic Org
049. Org+Pedals
050. Pipe Organ
051. Cathedral
052. ChurchOrgan
053. WheelPipes
054. Hall Organ
055. Flute Stops
056. PhantomPipe
057. Regal Organ
058. Bell Organ
059. AutoWahClav
060. SynFunkClav
061. Clavinet
062. ChatterClav
063. Funky Clav
064. Accordion
065. Folk Accord
066. Transzex
067. Bellsalar
068. 4-D Pad
069. Tryptichon
070. Icy Voices
071. RainMan
072. Dreamwave
073. Churbles
074. Sage Orbit
075. Abaco
076. Icicles
077. ComfortZone
078. Hi-Tech Bed
079. Phase Sweep
080. Evolution
081. Fat Pad
082. Transcend
083. Rubber Rez
084. Bell Pad
085. Late Breeze
086. Rezzy Brass
087. MonoBrassLd
088. Vox Humana
089. Elka Strngs
090. Horizons
091. Retro Lead
092. OB-8 Strngs
093. SawTeeth
094. FairliteStr
095. Sync Lead
096. FormantLead
097. Atomic Lead
098. Maxi Mini
099. Big AnaLead
100. Acid Wheel
101. Digi-Comp
102. Ana-Comp
103. Vel Trans
104. Brite Comp
105. Finger Bass
106. P-Bass
107. P-Bass Slap
108. Picked Bass
109. PickdFretls
110. Switch Bass
111. Switch Pop1
112. Switch Pop2
113. Fretless
114. Uprite Bass
115. Guitarron
116. GreasySynBs
117. Smack Bass
118. Rogue Bass
119. Analog Bass
120. Rap Bass
121. HouseBass1
122. HouseBass2
123. Grumbler
124. 303 Bass
125. Room Bass
126. Big Bottom
127. Dance Bass
128. NylonGuitar
129. Spruce Top
130. SteelString
131. 12-String
132. Dbl 6-Strng
133. Nylon Pad
134. Lush GtrPad
135. Pearl Strum
136. Capt.Crunch
137. Mean Mutes
138. SpagettiGtr
139. Overdrive
140. Chicken Gtr
141. Bop Lead
142. Electric 12
143. FM Jazz Gtr
144. Tweed&Roto
145. Coral Sitar
146. JazzRockGtr
147. Pedal Steel
148. Wak It
149. Aaaahhhs
150. Oooohhhs
151. Tundra Vox
152. Trans Vox
153. Oh Yeah Pad
154. Slow Morph
155. Wheel Morph
156. Bell-Air
157. Nutmeg
158. Ahhzy
159. Rave Vox
160. Warm Bath
161. Hot Bath
162. DarkStrings
163. String Mass
164. Legato Str
165. Chamber Str
166. MovieStrngs
167. Holiday Str
168. Dyn Marcato
169. SoloMarcato
170. Syn Strings
171. ChoirStrngs
172. Whl/OctPizz
173. Solo Pizz
174. Violin
175. Viola
176. Cello+Vln
177. Cello
178. Contrabass
179. Elec Fiddle
180. String+Wind
181. Syn Orch
182. StereoBrass
183. Pop Brass
184. GreaseBrass
185. Fr.HornSect
186. Mute Swells
187. Trombone
188. Cornet
189. Trumpet
190. Flugelhorn
191. French Horn
192. MuteTrumpet
193. Pan Flutes
194. Recorder
195. Mute+Flute
196. Wind Str-Wl
197. Bassoon
198. Oboe
199. EnglishHorn
200. Clarinet
201. Airy Flute
202. Andes Flute
203. Chiff Flute
204. Harmonica
205. BreathySopr
206. BreathyTenr
207. Tenor Lead
208. BreathyAlto
209. Soprano Sax
210. FormantHarp
211. Bagpipes-PT
212. Kalimba
213. Mbira
214. Hammered
215. Sitar
216. Ethnotan
217. Banjo
218. Harp-Stereo
219. Shamisen
220. TinWhistles
221. Balafon
222. Harpsichord
223. Pixie Bell
224. ChurchBells
225. Big Bell
226. FM Bells
227. Trans Bell
228. Little Bell
229. Handbell
230. Bellmen
231. Octave Bell
232. Glocknspiel
233. Gamelan+Arp
234. EthnoMallet
235. Marimba
236. Steel Drum
237. Vibraphone
238. Xylophone
239. CaribeTrans
240. Log Drum-PT
241. SmTunedGong
242. Multi Perk
243. House Layer
244. Latin Percs
245. Conga Map
246. World Kit
247. SynPerc Kit
248. Perc Kit 1
249. Street Kit
250. Groove Kit
251. MultiKit 1
252. MultiKit 2
253. MultiKit 3
254. Brush Kit
255. Ambient Kit
ROM - GM
000. Piano 1-GM
001. Piano 2-GM
002. Piano 3-GM
003. HonkyTnk-GM
004. E.Piano1-GM
005. E.Piano2-GM
006. Harpsi.-GM
007. Clavinet-GM
008. Celesta-GM
009. Glockens-GM
010. Musicbox-GM
011. Vibes-GM
012. Marimba-GM
013. Xylophon-GM
014. Tubular-GM
015. Santur-GM
016. Organ 1-GM
017. Organ 2-GM
018. Organ 3-GM
019. Ch.Organ-GM
020. ReedOrgn-GM
021. Accord.-GM
022. Harmnica-GM
023. Bandneon-GM
024. NylonGtr-GM
025. SteelGtr-GM
026. Jazz Gtr-GM
027. CleanGtr-GM
028. Mute Gtr-GM
029. OvDrvGtr-GM
030. Dist.Gtr-GM
031. Gtr.Harm-GM
032. Ac.Bass-GM
033. FingBass-GM
034. PickBass-GM
035. FrtlsBas-GM
036. SlapBs1-GM
037. SlapBs2-GM
038. Synbass1-GM
039. Synbass2-GM
040. Violin-GM
041. Viola-GM
042. Cello-GM
043. CntrBass-GM
044. TremStrg-GM
045. PizzStrg-GM
046. Harp-GM
047. Tympani-GM
048. Strings-GM
049. SlowStrg-GM
050. SynStrg1-GM
051. SynStrg2-GM
052. ChoirAah-GM
053. Vox Oohs-GM
054. Syn.Vox-GM
055. Orch.Hit-GM
056. Trumpet-GM
057. Trombone-GM
058. Tuba-GM
059. MuteTrpt-GM
060. Fr.Horn-GM
061. Brass 1-GM
062. SynBrs.1-GM
063. SynBrs.2-GM
064. Sop.Sax-GM
065. Alto Sax-GM
066. TenorSax-GM
067. Bari.Sax-GM
068. Oboe-GM
069. Eng.Horn-GM
070. Bassoon-GM
071. Clarinet-GM
072. Piccolo-GM
073. Flute-GM
074. Recorder-GM
075. PanFlute-GM
076. BotlBlow-GM
077. Shaku.-GM
078. Whistle-GM
079. Ocarina-GM
080. SquareWv-GM
081. Saw Wv-GM
082. SynCalio-GM
083. Chiff.Ld-GM
084. Charang-GM
085. Solo Vox-GM
086. 5ths Wv-GM
087. Bs.&Lead-GM
088. Fantasia-GM
089. Warm Pad-GM
090. PolySyn.-GM
091. SpaceVox-GM
092. BowedGls-GM
093. MetalPad-GM
094. Halo Pad-GM
095. SweepPad-GM
096. Ice Rain-GM
097. SoundTrk-GM
098. Crystal-GM
099. Atmspher-GM
100. Britness-GM
101. Goblin-GM
102. EchoDrop-GM
103. StarThm.-GM
104. Sitar-GM
105. Banjo-GM
106. Shamisen-GM
107. Koto-GM
108. Kalimba-GM
109. Bagpipe-GM
110. Fiddle-GM
111. Shannai-GM
112. TinklBel-GM
113. Agogo-GM
114. SteelDrm-GM
115. Woodblok-GM
116. Taiko-GM
117. MeloTom1-GM
118. Syn.Drum-GM
119. Rev.Cym.-GM
120. FretNois-GM
121. BrthNois-GM
122. Seashore-GM
123. Birds-GM
124. Telephon-GM
125. Hlicoptr-GM
126. Applause-GM
127. Gunshot-GM
128. Std. Kit-GM
129. Room Kit-GM
130. Pwr. Kit-GM
131. Elec Kit-GM
132. SynthKit-GM
133. Jazz Kit-GM
134. Brsh Kit-GM
135. Orch Kit-GM
136. DanceKit-GM
137. TeknoKit-GM
138. FormtKit-GM
ROM - Drums
000. Bright Kick
001. Bright Kik2
002. AcoustcKick
003. Acoust Kik2
004. Fat Kick1
005. Fat Kick2
006. Fat Kick3
007. Fat Kick4
008. DynamicKick
009. Big Kick1
010. Big Kick2
011. Real Kick
012. Punchy Kick
013. Tight Kick1
014. Tight Kick2
015. Reso Kick1
016. Reso Kick2
017. Jazz Kick1
018. Jazz Kick2
019. Jazz Kick3
020. Jazz Kick4
021. ConcrtBD-GM
022. Gated Kick1
023. Gated Kick2
024. ProcessKick
025. Muff Kick 1
026. Muff Kick 2
027. Boom Kik A
028. Boom Kik B
029. Boom Kik C
030. Dull SynKik
031. Elec Kick1
032. Elec Kick2
033. Rap Kick 1
034. Rap Kick 2
035. Rap Kick 3
036. Pillow Kik
037. HouseKick1
038. HouseKick2
039. HouseKick3
040. HouseKick4
041. HiPass Kik1
042. HiPass Kik2
043. Loop Kick1
044. Loop Kick2
045. Syn Kick1A
046. Syn Kick1B
047. Syn Kick1C
048. Syn Kick1D
049. Syn Kick-GM
050. Synth Kick2
051. Synth Kick3
052. Synth Kick4
053. Dance Kick
054. PtchDwnKik1
055. PtchDwnKik2
056. PtchDwnKik3
057. Rev FatKick
058. Rev GateKik
059. Rev LoopKik
060. Rev RapKick
061. Rev BoomKik
062. Rev ElKick
063. Real Snare
064. DynamicSnar
065. Snare-GM
066. Military Sn
067. ConcrtSnare
068. Muffled Sn
069. Rock Snare
070. Com/GateSnr
071. CrackSnare1
072. CrackSnare2
073. Pop Snare
074. Gated Sn-GM
075. Gate/PopSnr
076. RimshotSnr
077. Rap Snare
078. HipHopSnare
079. Trashy Snr
080. HouseSnare1
081. HouseSnare2
082. HouseSnare3
083. HouseSnare4
084. Elec Snare1
085. Elec Snare2
086. Elec Sn-GM
087. Synth Snare
088. Syn Snr-GM
089. HiPass Snr1
090. HiPass Snr2
091. HiPass Snr3
092. Snare Roll
093. Press Roll
094. Roll+Sn Hit
095. SideStick 1
096. SideStick 2
097. Stick Click
098. Brush Hit
099. Brush Hit2v
100. Brush Slap
101. Brush Swish
102. BrushSwish2
103. BrushSwish3
104. BrushSwish4
105. BrushSwish5
106. BrushSwish6
107. Brush Tap
108. Brush Tap2
109. Rev Real Sn
110. Rev CmpGtSn
111. Rev CrackSn
112. Rev DanceSn
113. Rev Pop Sn
114. Rev Gm Sn
115. RevHiphopSn
116. Rev Rap Sn
117. Dry Tom 1
118. Dry Tom 2
119. Ring Tom 1
120. Ring Tom 2
121. Ring Tom 3
122. Ring Tom 4
123. Room Tom 1
124. Room Tom 2
125. DblFlamTom
126. Dynamic Tom
127. SwitchTom 1
128. Synth Tom 1
129. Synth Tom 2
130. Synth Tom 3
131. Synth Tom 4
132. Synth Tom 5
133. Elec Tom-GM
134. Syn Tom-GM
135. HouseTom1
136. HouseTom2
137. Brush Tom1
138. Brush Tom2
139. Brush Tom3
140. Brush Tom4
141. 4xCl Hat1
142. 4x Hat1 B
143. ClHat 1-NKG
144. 4xCl Hat2
145. 4x Hat2 B
146. ClHat 2-NKG
147. ClHat 3-NKG
148. 4xCl Hat3
149. 4x Hat3 B
150. ClHat 4-NKG
151. 4xVel Hats
152. HouseClHat1
153. HouseClHat2
154. HouseClHat3
155. LongOpHat 1
156. LongHat-NKG
157. ShrtOpHat 1
158. Med Hat-NKG
159. Pedal Hat
160. HouseOpHat1
161. HouseOpHat2
162. HouseOpHat3
163. SynCloseHat
164. SynClHat-GM
165. Syn OpenHat
166. SynOpHat-GM
167. OpenHat-GM
168. Rap Hat 1
169. Rap Hat 2
170. CTRL1 OpHat
171. Ride Cym 1
172. Ride Cym 2
173. Ride Cym 3
174. Ride 1-GM
175. Ride Short
176. Cool Ride 1
177. HouseRide1
178. HouseRide2
179. RideCymRoll
180. Ride Bell
181. Ride+Bell
182. RevRideBell
183. RideBell-GM
184. Crash Cym 1
185. Crash Cym 2
186. Crash 1-GM
187. SplashCym 1
188. HouseCrash1
189. HouseCrash2
190. ChokeCrash
191. ChokeSplash
192. Splash1-GM
193. China Crash
194. China 1-GM
195. RevChinaCym
196. Cym Swell
197. Cym Swell2
198. Rev Crash 1
199. AltRevCrash
200. R.Crash-GM
201. CrshCymRoll
202. 808 Cymbal
203. SynRideCym1
204. SynRideCym2
205. Piatti
206. Piatti 2
207. Piatti-GM
208. Gong p
209. Gong mf
210. Gong ff
211. SizlRideCym
212. SizlRide 2
213. SizlRide 3
214. Rev PedlHat
215. Rev OpHat 1
216. Rev OpHat 2
217. Rev ClHat 1
218. Rev ClHat 2
219. Rev ClHat 3
220. Rev ClHat 4
221. Rev ClHat 5
222. Rev SynHat1
223. Rev SynHat2
224. Rev SynHat3
225. Rev RapHat1
226. Rev RapHat2
227. Conga High
228. CongaHi/whl
229. CongaPatHi
230. CongaFingHi
231. Conga Hi 2
232. Conga Hi 3
233. HiCngMoose1
234. HiCngMoose2
235. Conga Low
236. Conga Lo 2
237. CongaLO/whl
238. CongLoTite
239. CongaPatLo
240. CongaFingLo
241. CongaMoose1
242. CongaMoose2
243. CongaMoose3
244. CongaMoose4
245. CongaMoose5
246. CongaMoose6
247. Dbl Moose 1
248. Dbl Moose 2
249. Conga Flam1
250. Conga Mute
251. CongaLoShrt
252. Conga Shrt2
253. Bongo
254. BongoShort
255. Bongo HP
256. Bongo 2
257. Bongo Roll
258. DynTimb HP
259. DynTimbali
260. Timbali
261. Timbali HP
262. Rev Timbali
263. Timbali 2
264. TimbaliFlam
265. TimbaliFlm2
266. Cuica 1
267. Cuica 2
268. Cuica 3
269. Cuica 4
270. Cuica 5
271. Taiko
272. Fast Taiko
273. Op Surdo-GM
274. Mt Surdo-GM
275. Tympani
276. Tympani mf
277. Tympani pp
278. Tymp Roll
279. LoEthnicDr
280. Frame Drum
281. Bright Udu
282. Dark Udu
283. Native Drum
284. Triangl/whl
285. Triangle Mt
286. TriangleMt2
287. TrianglTick
288. Triangle Op
289. Tri Roll
290. Tri Mute-GM
291. Tri Open-GM
292. Agogo
293. Agogo Stik
294. Cowbell
295. Cowbell Mtd
296. Cowbel Stik
297. Tambo Shake
298. Tambourine
299. Dyn.Tambo
300. TamboUpShak
301. Tambo Short
302. Tambourine2
303. Rap Tambo
304. Jaw Harp
305. Jawharp/whl
306. WHLJaw Harp
307. JawHarp+HP
308. Spoons
309. Spoons 2
310. Pole
311. Marktree
312. BrassChimes
313. Wind Chime
314. Windchime2
315. WindchimeGM
316. Sleighbell
317. Guiro Long
318. Guiro Long2
319. Guiro Short
320. Rev Guiro
321. Woodblock 1
322. WoodblockHP
323. Woodblock 2
324. Clave
325. Clave HP
326. Click
327. Hand Claps
328. Fat Claps
329. Maracas
330. Maracas HP
331. Maracas Up
332. Cabasa
333. Cabasa Up
334. Cabasa HP
335. Egg Shaker
336. Shaker
337. Castanets 1
338. Castanets 2
339. Vibraslap
340. Vibraslap 2
341. Soft Noise
342. Rainstick
343. Rainstick 2
344. Rainstick 3
345. Whistle A
346. Whistle B
347. CactusLoop1
348. CactusLoop2
349. Slow Cactus
350. Cactus Hit1
351. Cactus Hit2
352. NutRatlLp1
353. Slow Nuts
354. NutRatlHit
355. Slow Rattle
356. Slow Ratl 2
357. Syn Cowbell
358. SynRimshot
359. House Rim
360. HouseClap1
361. HouseClap2
362. Stereo Clap
363. Synth Clave
364. Syn Maracas
365. Synth Drip
366. Synth Drip2
367. Synth Drip3
368. Synth Kiss
369. Synth Kiss2
370. Synth Kiss3
371. SynLoCongGM
372. SynHiCongGM
373. Scratch 01
374. Scratch 02
375. Scratch 03
376. Scratch 04
377. Scratch 05
378. Scratch 06
379. Scratch 07
380. Scratch 08
381. Scratch 09
382. Scratch 10
383. Scratch 11
384. Scratch 12
385. Scratch 13
386. Scratch 14
387. Wakka 01
388. Wakka 02
389. Wakka 03
390. Wakka 04
391. Wakka 05
392. Wakka 06
393. Wakka 07
394. Wakka 08
395. Wakka 09
396. Wakka 10
397. Wakka 11
398. Wakka 12
399. Wakka 13
400. Wakka 14
401. SurfaceNoiz
402. Scratch It
403. Applause
404. Synth Hit 1
405. Synth Hit 2
406. Synth Hit 3
407. Synth Hit 4
408. Synth Hit 5
409. Synth Hit 6
410. Synth Hit 7
411. Synth Hit 8
412. Synth Hit 9
413. Synth Hit10
414. Synth Hit11
415. Synth Hit12
416. Synth Hit13
417. Synth Hit14
418. BUGZ!!!
419. Orch Hit
420. Slam Orch

 

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Ensoniq MR-Rack Operation Manual

Factory Reset

This procedure destroys any presets stored in RAM.

1. Hold Save and press Enter.
2. Press Enter at the prompt.