MidiPipe 1.4.1 review

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MidiPipe is freeware and comes with no warranties.

License: Freeware
OS: Mac OS X
File size: 2259K
Developer: Nico Wald
Price: $0.00
Updated: 08 Mar 2006
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MidiPipe is freeware and comes with no warranties. It has been well tested and has shown no major problems, but is not finished. It can be useful in a music studio or on stage to modify MIDI messages in real-time.
Mac OS X 10.2.8 (Jaguar) or higher is required - 10.4 (Tiger) is recommended.

Midi In - connects a MIDI input to the pipe
Midi Out - connects a MIDI output to the pipe
AList - outputs messages to the screen
Message Converter - converts messages from one type to an other
Delay - delays the time for when the message is scheduled
Transpose - transposes note messages up or down
Message Filter - filters by messages
Channel Filter - filters by channel
Channel Router - routes channels
Keyboard Split - moves note on/off messages above/below a split point to a different channel
Randomizer - randomly changes any parameter value(s) of any channel message(s)
Keyboard - play a on screen keyboard with your mouse or keys; will display arriving messages too
MicroTuner - apply different scales
Set - set any parameter value(s) of any channel message(s) to any value
Duration - add a delay between Note On and Note Off messages
Control Split - inverse, limit, scale, fade in/out, route and map MIDI controllers
Control Slider - simple slider for control message input
AppleScript Trigger - use the power of AppleScript to implement everything you want
(N)RPN Mapper - map (N)RPNs
Velocity Modifier - scale, shift, and clip the velocity of Note On and Note Off messages
SMF Player - plays up to 128 MIDI Files; handles Song Select, Start/Stop/Continue messages
Key Mapper - map keys
"DLS Synth" tool - user interface for Apple's DLS Synth

What's New:
added French localization (thanks to Richard)
fixed bug in "MIDI Loop Protection" when more than one "MIDI Out" tool was used.

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