Virtual instruments


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Virtual instruments

Okay, so finally let's take a look at virtual instruments. Now in this chapter we've already looked at hooking up an external controller and using it to play virtual instruments in your laptop or in your computer. And in other chapters we've actually look to the virtual instrument as a plug-in and initiating it. In this section, we're just going to take a quick look at the virtual instrument and how it relates to MIDI, and show how we can use the tracks from our last movie and change some of the voices around some of the qualities of the sound that we are working with. This is what's so great about MIDI is that you get the information as MIDI, but you can also change how it plays back, or what voices it plays, back via virtual instruments or sound modules.

So let's play around a little bit with a virtual instrument. First I will give you the exciting satisfaction of hearing our hot track back one more time. (music playing) Listen for the claps. Oh yeah! All right, so...

Virtual instruments
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