Display MIDI note without the number? e.g 'C' rather than 'C4'?

Aug 9, 2012 at 8:08pm

Display MIDI note without the number? e.g 'C' rather than 'C4'?

Hi Guys in the patch below I would like to be able to display the notes of the scale without C3 C4 C5 etc?

Any Ideas welcome!

Thanks,

Oli

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#63886
Aug 9, 2012 at 10:24pm

hi oli,
just a quick stuff using coll. you can choose different scales.
to add chord symbols can be done with other coll objects for wvwry kind of scale.

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ps : i had to add a [route] after the coll objects ’cause recalling the data gave me ” symbol C”, “symbol D” etc.

#230372
Aug 10, 2012 at 9:28pm

Hi

Here’s another approach using zl – this should work for any subset of 12-tone scale regardless of length.

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best

Richard

#230373
Aug 10, 2012 at 10:40pm

Umenu is good for this sort of thing:

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#230374
Aug 11, 2012 at 1:09pm

I was about to propose this then had a look at the smarter patch by M. Muir. Voodoo ! Never had thought of emenu for this kind of tasks…

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#230375
Aug 13, 2012 at 8:20pm

Hey Guys,

I haven’t been able to get on max and check them out until now.

all of them work great, but I think Chris’s method gets the nod due to its simplicity.

umenu never even crossed my mind!

Thanks everyone!

Oli

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