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#123367 - 07/30/11 01:48 AM [RealBand Wishlist] "Real" RealCharts
musocity Offline

Registered: 06/30/09
Posts: 93
RealCharts have been added, so you can see, and print, notation for the RealTracks you generate.

If you could make the RealCharts "Real" with Bends, slides, vibrato etc...

that would be great being able to use them to add different virtual instruments like Kontakt etc..

or generating a Harmony track from them.

I can add the FX to the RealCharts with Guitar Pro but it would be great if you could improve them with the FX already in the

RealCharts. VIDEO DEMO

I noticed you have proper tabs in PG Music GuitarStar

The way it is going we will soon not have to use any other DAW.
How many other DAW's can call up a Session Musician at anytime.




PG Music GuitarStar

#123368 - 12/11/11 05:45 AM [RealBand Wishlist] Re: "Real" RealCharts [Re: musocity]
solidrock Offline

Registered: 08/13/11
Posts: 1827
Yes I agree with this i wanted to ask for the same thing.
I have a lot of Kontakt instruments but using the real charts you don't get the bends n slides etc.
Kinda like if you wanna have that particular realtracks riff played on keys as an alternative
or as accompaniment instrument.


#123369 - 01/02/12 08:50 PM [RealBand Wishlist] Re: "Real" RealCharts [Re: solidrock]
solidrock Offline

Registered: 08/13/11
Posts: 1827
If they had RealDrumCharts I could use Kontakt Battery to customize the drumming.



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