[lively-kernel] Lively Audio

Dan Ingalls danhhingalls at gmail.com
Thu Apr 22 06:14:15 CEST 2010

Hi, Alex -

>Not sure what Chris meant, but you could generate the contents of a 
>midi file in memory, then feed those bytes (after 
><http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uuencoding>uuencoding) to your 
>platform's midi player (w/ the embed tag). Here's an 
>example: <http://tinlizzie.org/ometa-js/#Etude>http://tinlizzie.org/ometa-js/#Etude
>I doubt this approach would be useful for real-time stuff like 
>making sounds come out of your keyboard morph, but it's definitely 
>worth knowing about.

Definitely, and I remember getting this close once before.

The real question is :  Do you know if midi players allow a note to 
be started in one file and ended in another?  This would allow 
key-down and key-up events to come in real time from the keyboard.  I 
would make this work if the answer is yes.

	- Dan
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