Category Archives: MIDI Set Up
Here’s a couple of cool videos if you’re interested in learning, or in some cases “reliving” many of the key events and technology that made MIDI a standard in the musical world. 30th Anniversary of MIDI Computer Music History – … Continue reading
UPDATE: The Looptimus is now in production and can be purchased here. Stomp boxes and foot pedals are standard gear for guitarists all over the world. But for some reason that trend hasn’t caught on yet for keyboardists and computer … Continue reading
For musicians who work in recording or producing realm, quantization is an issue that comes up frequently. As for me, I deal with it on some level in almost every recording project I create. So what is quantization anyway? Well, … Continue reading
I remember in college when I bought my first 2 tier keyboard stand. It was great. I was so excited. Now all I needed was the second keyboard. Of course being a penniless, starving student didn’t allow for the extravagance of purchasing excess gear. So I went for what seemed like a really long time with just one keyboard. Continue reading
The problem with this is that, in most cases, people have the stock sound card (which sounds horrible) that came with the computer. So unless you have purchased a great after market sound card for your PC, these files probably sound a little weak. Continue reading
Playing back a MIDI file is fairly simple to do. In most cases it is a matter of putting a disk that contains a MIDI file into the floppy drive of your keyboard, selecting the file to be played and playing it. Since MIDI is such a common standard, it truly is this easy.