The Piano Key Frequency & MIDI to Frequency Table

The Piano Key Frequency & MIDI to Frequency Table MIDI stands for Musical Instrument Digital Interface. It is a protocol to transfer controlling data in a musical context. MIDI-Controllers appear in forms of keys, wheels, faders, pads and sensors. The protocol contains information about pitch or velocity, which is stored in a [...]

By |2018-12-15T18:38:52+00:00March 30th, 2015|Categories: music technology, music theory|0 Comments

How to Find the Sample Rate and Bit Depth of an Audio File

How to Find the Sample Rate and Bit Depth of an Audio File For Mac How do you find out the sample rate again? I often forgot how to do it but actually there is an easy and quick way to find out the current sample rate and bit depth of any given [...]

By |2017-10-02T12:43:55+00:00March 25th, 2015|Categories: music production, music technology|2 Comments

How to Record What You Hear ( Built-in Output ) for Mac

How to Record What You Hear for Mac Record the Built-In Output for Free Every Mac or Computer user comes across the moment when he or she simply wants to record what he hears through his speakers. Let it be a show on your favorite life stream radio or audio samples from that [...]

By |2018-12-05T18:11:42+00:00March 24th, 2015|Categories: lifestyle, music technology|7 Comments

Jazz Blues Chord Progression Generator

Jazz Blues Chord Progression Generator The Jazz-Blues-Generator is a program written in Max/Msp that plays a 12-Bar-Dominant-Jazz-Blues chord progression and generates a fitting solo over it. It can be used - to get to know the chords, modes and sound of the 12-Bar-Dominant-Jazz-Blues - as a backing track to practice improvisation over variable chord [...]

By |2017-10-02T12:43:57+00:00March 20th, 2015|Categories: guitar, music technology|1 Comment

Game of Sound – (by Conway’s Game of Life)

Game of Sound by Conway's Game of Life The Game of Sound is a small project of mine where I combined a simple 11 by 16 step sequencer with the principles of Conway's Game of Life. I used Max/MSP to program it and simple FM-synthesis to create the sounds. Game of [...]

By |2017-10-02T12:43:59+00:00March 14th, 2015|Categories: music technology|0 Comments

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