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MIDI 101 - MIDI Demystified.
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How can you get two transmitters to feed a single MIDI receiver?
Use MIDI Thru
All answers are correct
Use a MIDI Y cable
Use a MIDI merger
Monophonic Aftertouch is also known as ____________.
Channel Pressure, Pressure and Touch
What was the first synth to implement MIDI?
Sequential Circuits Prophet-600
All MIDI controllers are designed to detect release velocity. True or false?
When you press down the Sustain Pedal, the MIDI message generated is a Sustain Pedal On message. True or false?
Why is it important for manufacturers to stick to the guidelines when it comes to CC messages?
Manufacturers rarely follows the guidelines
For compatibility with other devices
To maximize polyphony
To save R&D costs
Which of the following is a hexadecimal value (as shown in a MIDI documentation)?
$90 $6B $7F
What is the maximum length you can run a single MIDI cable?
When you play a note, a ____ Note On message is generated.
What is the Golden Rule of signal flow?
E = mc²
One should treat others as one would like others to treat oneself
Inputs go to Inputs
Outputs go to Inputs
The USB communication with a MIDI interface is unidirectional. True or false?
What does the acronym MIDI stand for?
Modern Interface for Digital Instruments
Most Innovative Digital Instruments
Musical Interface Device Input
Musical Instrument Digital Interface
Where can you change the amount of bend you are getting from the Pitch Bend control?
On the synth or plug-in
On the controller
In your sequencer
On your MIDI interface
Technically, MIDI has nothing to do with sound. True or false?
What is CC #10?
The most effective way to send the same MIDI signal to multiple devices is to ____________.
daisy-chain the devices
use a MIDI Y cable
use a MIDI Thru Box
use a USB connection
Which statement is incorrect?
MIDI Messages are a digital translation of your performance
MIDI Messages can be bounced down as audio files
You can hear MIDI messages
MIDI Messages are a digital transcription of your performance
__________ instruments are capable of playing multiple sounds (patches) at the same time on different MIDI channels.
A MIDI device can act both as a receiver and a transmitter. True or false?
In the '80s, which computer had built-in MIDI ports?
Can you slave Logic Pro to MTC?
Can you slave Logic Pro to MIDI Clock?
What is CC #7?
The 2nd Data Byte in a Note On message contains ______________.
the Velocity value and the MIDI note number
the MIDI channel
the velocity value
the MIDI Note number
How can you avoid triggering the sound twice when playing a keyboard that is connected to a computer?
Set Omni mode to off (on the keyboard)
Choose another MIDI channel (on the computer)
Turn off Local Control in the keyboard
Use a MIDI merger
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