Individual Note-Off problem

    Jan 23 2006 | 12:18 pm
    I want to use my MIDI Keyboard to play samples with MAX.
    I'm having problems separating note on and off:
    I want to use :
    1. Note C1 as trigger ( no note off ) - I use strip note to ignore note off, 2. Note C2 as Note On and Off - I want the sound to be played as I hold the note, and to stop the sound when I release my finger from the note.
    The problem is when I play and hold C2 and press and release note C1, my C1 sends note-off on both notes (C1 and C2).
    How can I manage note off for each note separately ( C1 and C2 ) ?
    Thank you.

    • Jan 23 2006 | 1:15 pm
    • Jan 23 2006 | 2:09 pm
      Sorry - I'm new in Max -
      Can you explain more?
      Maybe an exemple.
      Thank you.
    • Jan 23 2006 | 2:19 pm
      >> The problem is when I play and hold C2 and press and release note C1, >> my C1 >> sends note-off on both notes (C1 and C2).
      Are you sure this isn't something your keyboard is doing? (Local control).
      Suggest posting a short patch with your attempt. If it works for other people, then you know it's your keyboard. If it doesn't work for others, it will be easier to see why.
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    • Jan 23 2006 | 8:40 pm
      I have two sliders and two bangs. I need to send note On and note-Off to the sliders (126/0), and note on (only note on) to the two bangs.
      Problem #1:
      When receiving, note off is sent on both the sliders even if there is sent to the notes who control the bangs: (It looks like message "note-off", is a message that it is sent by all midi notes, but it is an overall message ).
      Another thing:
      If I'm using midi in and midiout, and I'm playing with my keyboard, I can hold notes, send note on and note off to midiout.
      How can I use this in my patch without having problems with "overall note-off"...???
      Problem #2:
      As you will see in the patch, the bang from the sliders (just before the message "0", it is active when I release the note but it is not sending "bang")...and when I press with my mouse on him, it does sends "bang" this a BUG ?
      OK here is the patch that's making me problems:
      Please help. Thank you!
    • Jan 23 2006 | 10:23 pm
      Does this work for you?
    • Jan 24 2006 | 6:54 am
      Dear Ady,
      Without getting into the details of exactly what you’re trying to accomplish there seems to be a “bug” in the way you handle the data coming out of the left “noteout” object.
      You’re sending the pitch AND the velocity from a “notein” object to the same “select” object without turning this date into a list first. This fits the description of comparing apples with oranges because the “select” object has no way to differentiate whether a particular item is pitch or velocity (in theory there could be pitch 48 or velocity 48).
      What I would suggest on that left “notein” is first to determine whether the “pitch” is of interest to you (using a “select” only on the incoming pitches) – if so then do what needs to be done depending on the velocity.
      Sydney B.
    • Jan 24 2006 | 8:28 am
      Thank you mzed !
      That patch work in 90%.
      The problem is with the sliders separation:
      When I hit and hold notes C1 and D1, and release ONLY ONE of them, both sliders go down:
    • Jan 24 2006 | 8:44 am
      OK I got it.
      Thank you all.
    • Jan 24 2006 | 12:21 pm
      Ady wrote: > The problem is when I play and hold C2 and press and > release note C1, my C1 sends note-off on both notes (C1 and C2).
      I bet this is a missinterpretation, no keyboard I know would do that. An example patch would show the problem (select all with the open patch, and then paste it into the e-mail)
      In general you would have to split or route the note events before you strip anything. Example:
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