[sdiy] And more MIDI issues....

Paul Maddox P.Maddox at signal.qinetiq.com
Thu Feb 20 10:12:20 CET 2003


Tim,

> Y'all must be getting tired of this. I know I am.
> Okay, all of the MIDI docs I've seen shows 2 data
> bytes for both pitch wheel and modulation wheel
> messages. But my increasingly irritating keyboard
> seems to be doing only one data byte for each of
> these.

this is normal..
Midi spec allows for 14bit (2 7bit bytes) modwheel, but it uses two
different controllers to send MSB and LSB .midi CC 1, coarse and 33, fine
most synths tend to only send MSB, I mean lets face it, can you move your
mod wheel with 14bit accuracy?

Paul



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