[sdiy] Vibrato range

Mattias Rickardsson mr at analogue.org
Tue May 10 00:04:42 CEST 2016


On 7 May 2016 at 10:31,  <rsdio at audiobanshee.com> wrote:
> Your example seems to prove that 14-bit MIDI Pitch Bend has no problem with unwanted stepping over 10 octaves. If my math is correct, there are 136.5 pitch bend steps per 100 cents when bending 10 octaves. Why do people complain about MIDI being "limited?"

Because it takes 15 seconds to do that sweep with those 2^14 pitchbend
messages. Even more if you want to do something else while waiting.

MIDI is slow and limited in temporal sense, not always in precision. :-)

/mr



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