Translating LaTex documents

I am trying to recapture Spanish after a long hiatus from four years of work in high school. As such, I decided that translating the KBD-Infinity instruction manuals would be educational as well as useful. A complete translation would take too much effort and could produce some strange results. I decided to use the resources […]

Style Master: bulk style corrections

Styles are the automatic accompaniments available on digital keyboard from Yamaha and other manufacturers. They function like a backup band to spice up performances. The Yamaha-style format has become the de facto standard for style exchange. There are more than a hundred-thousand style files available for download or purchase in all musical genres. Unfortunately, the […]

MIDI file conversion: Type0/Type1

I recently had occasion to convert between Type0 and Type1 MIDI files. To review, a Type0 file combines all information for all channels into a single track. This is the type of file that is used for ringtones. In contrast, a Type1 file contains multiple tracks, perhaps one for each MIDI channel. Furthermore, special data […]