MIDI Rocks the Park at the CES 2018 Intel® Pre-Show

2ed0a9_4a37e6beaf7e4610b06356eb8c6338ec_mv2
MIDI (the Musical Instrument Digital Interface) was an integral part of the Intel CES 2018 Keynote "Rock The Park" pre-show entertainment. The pre-show started with the world's first Data only band, Algorithm and Blues. Want to guess what kind of data it was?  MIDI, of course !  Using Intel's Intel® RealSense™ Technology, a band perf...
Continue reading
  2376 Hits
2376 Hits

Meet You At NAMM - Face to Face or Virtually on Horn®

Screen-Shot-2018-01-21-at-3.58.55-PM
The MIDI Association Face to Face Meet Up- MMA booth (Hall B, #9701) at 5:45 PM on Saturday, January 27 ​   We'd like to invite all our MIDI friends to meet up at the NAMM show.  Just come to the MMA booth (Hall B, #9701) at 5:45 PM on Saturday, January 27.  We'll be there and we'd like to get a picture of all the MIDI Asso...
Continue reading
  365 Hits
365 Hits

Special NAMM Show Attendance Offer for MIDI Association Members

Screen-Shot-2017-12-18-at-9.03.20-AM
Attend the NAMM Show at a special discounted price for MIDI Association Members! ​ The NAMM Show is open to professionals that manufacture, distribute, or utilize music, sound and event technology products and services.   Normally you have to be a NAMM Member (or a guest of one) to attend the NAMM Show, but we've made arrangements for up ...
Continue reading
  1733 Hits
1733 Hits

MIDI Capability Inquiry Presentation at ADC

Screen-Shot-2017-11-18-at-3.27.05-PM
New MIDI Possibilities Outlined at ADC 2017 At the Audio Developers Conference in London, Ben Supper from Roli outlined a new MIDI proposal called MIDI Capability Inquiry ( MIDI-CI) which outlines a path to future expansions of MIDI.   Almost exactly a year ago AMEI (the Association of Music Electronic Industries and the Japanese MIDI sta...
Continue reading
  3307 Hits
3307 Hits

MIDI Polyphonic Expression (MPE) Specification Adopted!

Roli Block Keyboard
One of the biggest recent developments in MIDI is MIDI Polyphonic Expression (MPE). MPE is  a method of using MIDI which enables multidimensional controllers to control multiple parameters of every note within MPE-compatible software.  In normal MIDI, Channel-wide messages (such as Pitch Bend) are applied to all notes ...
Continue reading
  27611 Hits
27611 Hits