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Musical Instrument Digital Interface

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  1. an industry-standard protocol that enables electronic musical instruments, computers, and other equipment to communicate, control, and synchronize with each other

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  2. does not transmit an audio signal or media - it transmits "event messages" such as the pitch and intensity of musical notes to play, control signals for parameters such as volume, vibrato and panning, cues, and clock signals to set the tempo

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  3. Although traditional MIDI connections work well for most purposes, a number of newer message protocols and hardware transports have been proposed over the years to try to take the idea to the next level

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  4. (IPA: ˈmɪdi)

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  5. allows computers, synthesizers, MIDI controllers, sound cards, samplers and drum machines to control one another, and to exchange system data (acting as a raw data encapsulation method for sysex commands)

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