MIDI How to Play Realistic MIDI Bass Parts | MIDI bass can sound really excellent, but you need to know some important tips. Why MIDI Effects Are Totally Cool | They don't get as much notoriety as audio effects, but MIDI effects can be extremely useful. How to Adapt 5-Pin DIN Connectors to USB | Modern interfaces are adopting USB - but here's how to use older, 5-pin MIDI gear. How to Create Polyrhythmic MIDI Echoes | There's more to life than audio echo - like MIDI echo. "Humanize" MIDI Parts with Timing Tweaks | Quantizing notes can lead to a mechanical sound, but randomizing isn't always the solution. The MIDI-Over-TRS Connector Standard | There's been a need for a smaller MIDI connector, and now we have one. How to Limit MIDI Velocity | Audio compression can give more consistent levels, but it can’t give a more consistent touch. Free Classical Music MIDI Files | Yes, free - they're great for analysis, and even for soundtracks. How to Speed Up MIDI Operations with Macros | Save time, and keep your inspiration flowing, with keyboard macros. How to "Strum" MIDI Notes | Add a more guitar-like quality to chords. MIDI Parameter Control with Almost Any Footpedal | If you don't have a footpedal that outputs MIDI data, try this workaround. How to Use Jamstik+ as a MIDI Guitar Controller | It's not just a way to learn guitar - Jamstik+ can also trigger virtual instruments. What Is MIDI "Groove Quantization"? | Here's a way to help overcome the "mechanical" sound of traditional quantization. The Advantages of Starting Songs with MIDI | When you're songwriting, you want nothing to get in the way of creativity. The Advantages of Starting Songs with MIDI | When you're songwriting, you want nothing to get in the way of creativity. How to Make Quantizing Sound Less Rigid | Over-quantizing can suck the life out of songs, but there are solutions. How to Use MIDI to Alter REX Files | Create variations on a theme easily with MIDI. How MIDI's Local Control Function Can Cause Problems | Learn when to use - and not use - this important parameter. Solve Problems with MIDI Plug-Ins | A DAW's MIDI plug-ins can provide solutions to common problems. Standardized MIDI Controller Numbers | Find out which MIDI controllers have specific parameter assignments.