1st diskette: Boot diskette (MSDOS 6.22 PT BR) 2nd diskette: Gsplay software with some midi files PC XT Processor: 8086 ...
Movie demonstrating the Roland MIDI system, with MKB-300, MKS-80, MKS-30, TR-707, MSQ100 and MPU-401 and IBM PC with ...
Another cool product created by Serge from Belgium! This is a video review of a wavetable adapter for MPU-401 interfaces, which ...
The CMU MIDI Toolkit1
Roger B. Dannenberg Computer Science Department and Center for Art and Technology Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA 15213 U.S.A.
Copyright (C) 1985 Roger B. Dannenberg
Abstract The CMU MIDI Toolkit is a collection of programs for experimental computer music education, composition, performance, and research. The programs are intended to allow low-cost commercial synthesizers to be used in experimental and educational applications. The CMU MIDI Toolkit features a text-based score language and translator, a real-time programming environment, and it supports arbitrary tuning and rhythm.
1. Introduction and Overview
The CMU MIDI Toolkit (CMT) is a software package designed for experimental computer music education, composition, performance, and research. CMT includes a compiler for a simple, text-based music language, and software for recording, playing, and computing MIDI data in real time. CMT has three major attractions: the flexibility of an open-ended design, the availability ...
Wolfgang Leister Bror Gundersen
message based protocol serial transfer of data between music instruments 31250 b/s developed in 1984 International MIDI Assiciation (IMA) MIDI Manufacturers Association (MMA)
Piano roll, other mechanical devices to play music
Subject to later session !
Voltage control and trigger (CV/Gate) Contact between Roland and Sequential Circuits at NAMM (1983) Roland implements MPU 401 ISA card for IBM compatible computers Prophet 600 by Sequential Circuit: First synthesizer available 1983 Yamaha releases FM synthesizeren DX7 (1983) Opcode offers MMA definition of MIDI file format standard (1984)
V/OCT CV OUT - Roland, ARP, Oberheim, Sequential and Moog HZ/V CV OUT - Yamaha and Korg +12v GATE OUT +12v TRIGGER OUT - (+) Voltage trigger: Roland, ARP, Oberheim and Sequential. (-) Shorttrigger - Moog +5v ACCENT OUT +5v CLOCK OUT - ...