Midi-Mac Lab Chapt 4 test. (11/19/98)
Mus 180, D11, Mr. Marlowe

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To use external speakers in your midi studio you will need some kind of.

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The headquarters of the group that puts on the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchandisers) show is located in what city of what state?

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Midi exquipment replaces the need for tape recorders.

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What is the name of a device necessary for adding ambience and spaciousness to your vocal and acoustical instrumental sounds.

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What is xmidi?

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Are Foot Pedals used for sending midi information?

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What does EQ stand for?

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One could easily spend $5,000 in setting up a home midi studio.

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Very little trouble shooting is necessary in setting up a midi lab.

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What was the original purpose of a synthesizer?


Type True or False to indicate the validity of the following statements.

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All Synthesizers have the same capabilities.

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All Synthesizers include keyboards, but with varying numbers of keys available.

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Midi Polyphony refers to a midi device's capability of producing two or more timbres simultaneously.

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Midi sends data at a baud rate of 56 Kbaud.

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 I'm still learning new things in this class!!!! 

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Samplers are midi devices that generate new sounds using special devices called oscillators

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Sequencers record digital sound.

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Sequencers can either be software or hardware based.

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A drum machine is a combination of a sampler filled with drum and percussion sounds, and a sequencer that has been optimized for creating rhythm patterns.

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A Master Controller is a multitimbral keyboard synthesizer, with sequencing, drum machine and digital effects all rolled into one instrument.

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Mixers are used to make drinks to relax midi musicians after a hard day's Jam.

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Workstations are midi studios that contain all the various separate midi modules, ie., samplers, sequencers, drum machines, mixers, synthesizers etc.

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 Please enter your name.In the box below, explain what Finale software is primarily used for.
   
  

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