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#691615 - 02/15/06 01:56 PM MIDI Files - How to and Where?  
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I'm still new to playing the piano and I just bought a Yamaha DGX305. I will be exploring MIDI files soon and I would like to know of a recommended site that explains MIDI and how to use them.

I checked out a couple of sites that offer MIDI files but they are cheesey sounding tunes & techno like. How do I get good sounding MIDI files that are close to realistic?

Thanks for the help.

Fuzz.

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#691616 - 02/15/06 07:30 PM Re: MIDI Files - How to and Where?  
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Some MIDI files are good, some are not so good. You may like to try www.vanbasco.com for your searches.

#691617 - 02/15/06 07:43 PM Re: MIDI Files - How to and Where?  
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#691618 - 02/16/06 03:07 AM Re: MIDI Files - How to and Where?  
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You can find MIDI specifications at site http://www.midi.org/

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#691619 - 02/18/06 01:56 PM Re: MIDI Files - How to and Where?  
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I use MidiNotate software and the midi files playback through my Yamaha P-80 using it's grand piano voice. I don't know how, but some of the files for organ music playback using the pipe organ voice.
Mike


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