[Rosegarden-user] auto channel takes over and re-activates automatically

2012-10-18 Thread Lorenzo Sutton
This is on 12.12 I'm not sure what is causing this but I can't seem to set MIDI channels ('Instrument' in rosegarden lingo) properly. If I set the Channel mode from 'auto' (unfortunately the default) and change a channel this is not used correctly. Additionally the auto mode seems to

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Synths: other collections(?)

2012-10-18 Thread Holger Marzen
On Wed, 17 Oct 2012, k...@trixtar.org wrote: I have about 10 *.sf2 files in a folder, the 2 biggest ones are FluidR3_GM.sf2 149 mb PC51f.sf263 mb and I suppose that each of them contain hundreds of musical instruments just like Zyn does. I selected all of the sf2 files

Re: [Rosegarden-user] auto channel takes over and re-activates automatically

2012-10-18 Thread D. Michael McIntyre
On 10/18/2012 05:10 AM, Lorenzo Sutton wrote: Honestly I'm not sure what the auto mode really is and what it's for. Has it something to do with track # - channel #? I may sound old school but I like to have full control of my midi channels on a sequencer. I'm afraid I don't have time just at

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Synths: ZYN sofar 2 of 5 ways

2012-10-18 Thread D. Michael McIntyre
On 10/16/2012 05:30 AM, k...@trixtar.org wrote: I found this 2008 rosegarden tutorial by D. Michael McIntyre That jackass doesn't know what he's talking about anyway. -- D. Michael McIntyre -- Everyone hates slow

Re: [Rosegarden-user] auto channel takes over and re-activates automatically

2012-10-18 Thread jpm
Quoting Lorenzo Sutton lorenzofsut...@gmail.com: This is on 12.12 I'm not sure what is causing this but I can't seem to set MIDI channels ('Instrument' in rosegarden lingo) properly. If I set the Channel mode from 'auto' (unfortunately the default) and change a channel this is not used

Re: [Rosegarden-user] auto channel takes over and re-activates automatically

2012-10-18 Thread Lorenzo Sutton
Thanks Michael and jmp for your explanations... I just fired up my (simple) rg and noticed this, I'm in the middle of a long project to be finished tomorrow (actually finishing off the boring presentation thing right now), but thought I'd write to give a heads up, will happily give some

Re: [Rosegarden-user] auto channel takes over and re-activates automatically

2012-10-18 Thread Michael J. Wilson
I'd like to add that, at least in 12.04, an all controllers reset as well as any visible controllers in the Instrument Parameters box are sent at the start of each segment. I have some compositions that use separate overlapping segments in the same track for control data and notes, and the

Re: [Rosegarden-user] Synths: ZYN sofar 2 of 5 ways

2012-10-18 Thread k-12
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