The Jack patchbay and connection window

This is a source of some confusion especially when combined with Pd’s multiple virtual ports. The best way of approaching this is to use the patchbay as a trigger for the connection window to update. set up the patchbay correctly activate it and the connection window will update. The patchbay does not connect and disconnect devices and channels it triggers the connection window to do so. In the Primo Pd

Midi set up for Ardour

Turn on Midi KB Phat MAudio TC Helicon MU10 On PC start XG Edit or nothing will work correctly including mid routing perhaps because port 1 is routed to both Port 1 and Port 3 In Ardour – setting up midi tracks Add Midi track – set instrument to none In Midi Connections (or at mixer) Sources/Hardware Midi Port 1 -> Destinations/Hardware Midi Port 1 – this will send to

Tidying the monitor mixer

Update on the information below It may be best to delete the monitoring stage all together as monitoring is possible via headphones using the UMC 40 interface. The complete stream is also sent via the UMC 4040 to my Mackie Audio interface the routing using Jack, the UMD 404 and the hardware monitor mixer is also an awful mess. To cut a long story short to hear a realistic mix

Tidying – PD

I have spent some time tidying PD – this has involved removing the number of different notein objects and consolidating then into just one with a select object to filter for the appropriate midi note numbers. the relatively random allocation of midi note numbers to trigger different functions – (eg midi not number 9 will play the kiosk audio using qlist) had be flummoxed for a while but it seems

Toward Resurrection

I am working on the Easter broadcast. I have a proposed strategy for the production of the audio files to produce the musical equivalent of the range of voices already being exploited in the installation live or recorded singing by me – very rare or never Live or recorded singing by me processed by the TC Helicon vocal processor – i like the cheesy results recorded musical extracts – already

installing everything afresh

Change default Python version to 2.7 How to switch between alternative Python Versions step by step instructions  First step is to check what python versions are available on your Ubuntu system. To do so execute the following command:$ ls /usr/bin/python* /usr/bin/python2 /usr/bin/python2.7 /usr/bin/python3 /usr/bin/python3.7 /usr/bin/python3.7m /usr/bin/python3.8 /usr/bin/python3-futurize /usr/bin/python3m /usr/bin/python3-pasteurize Next, check if you already have some python alternatives configured. To do so run:sudo update-alternatives –list python update-alternatives: error: no

Voice to score

To send from Onyx to Yamaha Voice to Score on old Dell Note Dell very temperamental – unplug from mains and reconnect if desktop does not appear Set audio out on computer to Onyx Connect Behringer mixer in to Alt 3-4 on Onyx Set channel 15-16 to Alt 3-4 (mute button) Ensure that firewire 1-2 is set as the input to channel 15-16 Behringer mixer main out goes to Yamaha