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MIDI 101 - MIDI Demystified.
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The 2nd Data Byte in a Note On message contains ______________.
the velocity value
the Velocity value and the MIDI note number
the MIDI channel
the MIDI Note number
Which of the following is not a MIDI port?
They are all MIDI ports
Can you slave Logic Pro to MIDI Clock?
Polyphonic Key Pressure is the official name of Polyphonic Aftertouch. True or false?
How can you avoid triggering the sound twice when playing a keyboard that is connected to a computer?
Use a MIDI merger
Set Omni mode to off (on the keyboard)
Turn off Local Control in the keyboard
Choose another MIDI channel (on the computer)
Why is it important for manufacturers to stick to the guidelines when it comes to CC messages?
To maximize polyphony
For compatibility with other devices
To save R&D costs
Manufacturers rarely follows the guidelines
What is CC #1?
The most effective way to send the same MIDI signal to multiple devices is to ____________.
use a USB connection
use a MIDI Thru Box
daisy-chain the devices
use a MIDI Y cable
What is the Golden Rule of signal flow?
Inputs go to Inputs
Outputs go to Inputs
E = mc²
One should treat others as one would like others to treat oneself
__________ instruments are capable of playing multiple sounds (patches) at the same time on different MIDI channels.
When you press down the Sustain Pedal, the MIDI message generated is a Sustain Pedal On message. True or false?
Some MIDI devices can’t be put into Omni ON mode. True or false?
What is CC #7?
A MIDI device can act both as a receiver and a transmitter. True or false?
What is the maximum value that an 8-bit word can express?
When you play a note, a ____ Note On message is generated.
The USB communication with a MIDI interface is unidirectional. True or false?
What does the acronym MIDI stand for?
Musical Interface Device Input
Modern Interface for Digital Instruments
Most Innovative Digital Instruments
Musical Instrument Digital Interface
Can you slave Logic Pro to MTC?
What is CC #10?
What was the first synth to implement MIDI?
Sequential Circuits Prophet-600
How can you get two transmitters to feed a single MIDI receiver?
Use a MIDI merger
Use a MIDI Y cable
All answers are correct
Use MIDI Thru
How many clock messages does it take to advance a slave device sequencer one quarter note?
It depends on the tempo of the master device
Where can you change the amount of bend you are getting from the Pitch Bend control?
In your sequencer
On your MIDI interface
On the synth or plug-in
On the controller
MIDI received by a device is automatically sent out through that device’s MIDI output. True or false?
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