Recording and editing MIDI


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Recording and editing MIDI

So we're back in Pro Tools, and we're looking at a couple of MIDI tracks. So let's just zoom in, and you'll notice right away we're not looking at waveforms now; we are looking at more or less little points on a graph. And you can see that we have the notes of the scale represented on the left, and then again, it's time. It's our timeline. So let's go ahead and zoom in and just take a look at what these look like up close. I will zoom them up a little bit, and you can see that there are little dots on the grid; they correspond to different notes on the grid.

Let's zoom back out. And I have the drum track in here that I have gone ahead and drawn in. So I am going to go ahead and play it back and just let you see what's happening. (drums playing) So that's a MIDI drum track, and what it's doing is it's actually--there is no sound here. It's playing back. It's sending information. What we're looking at represents information. It&#...

Recording and editing MIDI
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