Using MIDI Learn


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Using MIDI Learn

MIDI Learn is a function that enables you to map the knobs and sliders of your MIDI controller to the parameter knobs and sliders in a virtual instrument. All of the instruments included with Pro Tools have this feature, as do all other Avid virtual instruments, and some third-party products. Let me show you how it works. Let me go ahead and open up this vacuum plug-in, and I want to play a note. (Note playing.) Sounds great. So to set up MIDI Learn, you can go down to parameter and right-click on it and get the MIDI Learn menu.

So I'm going choose Learn MIDI CC, and CC stands for Continuous Controller, which is a knob or a slider on your MIDI controller. Now choose that, and then I'll move one of the knobs on my MIDI controller, and now that knob is controlling the range value in Vacuum. So if I play the note and then twist that knob you'll hear how this affects the Vacuum plug in. [00:0:59.54] (Note playing.) Let's go and set up another one.

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Using MIDI Learn
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Using MIDI Learn provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by David Franz as part of the Pro Tools 9 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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