Fixing percussion sounds with Style Customizer

Yamaha-format styles are accompaniment files that you can play on your digital keyboard or use in our Accompaniment Machine program. Often, you may find a great style that is effectively useless because 1) it’s permeated by police whistles and other strange sounds or 2) the percussion sounds like someone pounding on a piano . In […]

Creative MIDI: standard MIDI basics

MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) is the standard for exchanging musical information between digital instruments. In real-time applications, sequences of messages of two or more serial bytes are sent between devices or received at appropriate times to initiate reactions. Devices that are MIDI compliant recognize a standardized set of messages. Although the serial interface is […]