Primary Roamer Sounds

Basic Sounds Features of Primary Roamer

This topic introduces you to Primary Roamer’s sound abilities and shows you how to program music.

Introducing Roamer Sound

Objective

You will learn Primary Roamer has three basic sound features: Music, Prompt and Help.

Roamer’s Sound Capability

The table shows you can how you can use sound with Roamer.

Music You can program Roamer to play 14 notes (including a silent note) at 8 durations. You can do this at 5 different tempos and 3 octaves.
Prompt File Tells you the status of Roamer.
Example
Help File Tells you how to program Roamer when you’ve made a programming mistake.
Example

Roamer Music

basic music from Dave Catlin on Vimeo.

Programming Music

Objective

You’ll learn how to make Roamer play music.

Music Instruction

http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/MUSIC.png Number [1 to 8] Number [1 to 14] The first number is the note value.
The second number is the pitch: 14 is a silent note.

Example

http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/MUSIC.png http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/1.png http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/1.png Play a short note at a low pitch.
http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/MUSIC.png http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/4-e1496410503146.png http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/1.png http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/4-e1496410503146.png Play a silent note at for a medium duration.
http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/MUSIC.png 8 http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/1.png http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/3.png Play a long pitch at a high pitch.
http://using.roamer-educational-robot.com/files/2017/02/GO.png Roamer plays a low pitch note quickly, remains silent for a medium duration and finishes with a long high-pitched note.

Handwriting

11 414 813 GO or d11 d414 d813

Links

Changing Tempo and Octaves

Advanced Roamer Sounds

Creating Roamer Sound Procedures

Standard Speech Procedures