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If you are new to MIDI or want to go over some basics, this is the best place to start.  

Here is where you'll find guides to understanding what MIDI is, what it's not and general information everyone who uses MIDI should know. 

Tutorial: MIDI and Music Synthesis

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An explanation of music synthesis technology and how MIDI is used to generate and control sounds.This document was originally published in 1995 at a time when MIDI had been used in electronic musical instruments for more than a decade, but was still a relatively new technology in the computer industry. All these years later, the PC industry has cha...
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About MIDI-Part 4:MIDI Files

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Standard MIDI Files ("SMF" or *.mid files) Standard MIDI Files ("SMF" or *.mid files) are a popular source of music on the web, and for musicians performing in clubs who need a little extra accompaniment. The files contain all the MIDI instructions for notes, volumes, sounds, and even effects. The files are loaded into some form of 'player' (s...
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About MIDI-Part 3:MIDI Messages

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Part 3: MIDI MessagesThe MIDI Message specification (or "MIDI Protocol") is probably the most important part of MIDI.MIDI is a music description language in digital (binary) form. It was designed for use with keyboard-based musical instruments, so the message structure is oriented to performance events, such as picking a note and then striking it, ...
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Why MIDI Matters

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MIDI is like air, it's all around you, most of the time you can take it for granted, but if you are a digital musician you probably couldn't live with out it. MIDI is inside musical instruments, computers, tablets, smart phones, stage lighting, audio mixers, and many other products from well-known international companies including Apple, Gibso...
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For Guitarists: What is MIDI and How Can I Use It? | Seymour Duncan

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What is MIDI and How Can I Use It? | Seymour Duncan Enter some description here... https://www.seymourduncan.com/blog/the-tone-garage/what-is-midi-and-how-can-i-use-it
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