The Cafe SDK includes the Roland SoundCanvas Sound Set. This sound set contains audio recordings of 226 instruments and 9 drum sets conforming to the Roland GS format and to the industry standard "General MIDI System Level 1" of the MIDI Manufacturer's Association.
The recordings are provided by Roland at the following specifications:
Word size : 16-bit Sample rate: 22 KHz File Size : 3.1 MBytes (approximate)
Developers are welcome to use these recordings in their applications per the terms of the Roland End-User License Agreement. This agreement can be found within the Wii U SDK Terms and Conditions (PDF).
The logo data for the attribution requirements of the license agreement can be found in the following folder:
The sound set data files can be found in the following Cafe SDK folder:
Note that the DLS file provided by Roland Corporation is named
This file has already been converted into wavetable (WT) files for both PCM and ADPCM encoding
schemes, by the
For questions, contact:
English, Developer Support & Legal Liaison:
Mr. Mike Kent
Japanese, Legal Liaison:
Mr. Yasuji Shirai
Roland Corporation U.S.
5100 South Eastern Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90040
Attn: Mr. Jun Yamato
2013/05/08 Automated cleanup pass.
2012/12/11 Initial version.