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#523392 - 02/08/19 06:12 PM [Best of YouTube] A Beginner's Guide To Understanding MIDI - 11:42 YouTube Video
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Eleven minutes and forty-two seconds of a YouTube video labeled +++ A Beginner's Guide To Understanding MIDI +++.
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#523756 - 02/10/19 03:59 PM [Best of YouTube] Re: A Beginner's Guide To Understanding MIDI - 11:42 YouTube Video [Re: Jim Fogle]
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Definitely a great resource for beginners to learn if they are curious! Thanks for sharing.


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#523827 - 02/11/19 06:41 AM [Best of YouTube] Re: A Beginner's Guide To Understanding MIDI - 11:42 YouTube Video [Re: Jim Fogle]
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This is an excellent tutorial on MIDI. Comparing MIDI to sheet music and the buffer to water flow are great analogies.

This is a must view for MIDI beginners.

{edit} You might want to add this to the tips forum. It would be good info to have pinned there.


Edited by MarioD (02/11/19 06:44 AM)
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#523901 - 02/11/19 01:59 PM [Best of YouTube] Re: A Beginner's Guide To Understanding MIDI - 11:42 YouTube Video [Re: Jim Fogle]
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Another great find Jim. You often come up with gems.

One thing he did not mention as to why converting MIDI files to audio that is that it takes a lot of the load off your computer. (That seems to be missed by a lot of folk having play back issues.)

Thanks again Jim,

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#524463 - 02/14/19 08:01 AM [Best of YouTube] Re: A Beginner's Guide To Understanding MIDI - 11:42 YouTube Video [Re: Jim Fogle]
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Wow - I definitely am going to bookmark this. Very informative indeed, and I liked how he broke down music notation at about the 4:50 mark. Thanks for sharing!
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