[PlanetCCRMA] Looking for utility to split midi files

steve linabery slinabery at gmail.com
Tue Jun 3 10:14:49 PDT 2008

On Tue, Jun 3, 2008 at 11:18 AM, steve linabery <slinabery at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> First, thanks to all the contributors to planet ccrma. It is a joy to
> use this set of tools.
> I record with a combination of vDrums and real cymbals. Since I have
> only 4 input channels, I capture my performance by recording the audio
> of the real cymbals with ardour, and the midi from the vDrum brain
> with rosegarden. Then I pipe the midi back into the vDrum brain and
> record the output in ardour. This allows me more control over the
> mixdown.
> I'd like even more control, to the level of individual pads on the vDrum.
> Is there a utility that will split a midi file into several files, one
> for each note in the "track"?
> Alternately, is there a way to configure rosegarden to capture only
> certain midi notes per track?
> I don't *think* I have many options on the vDrum end, like "what
> channel does this pad send on?", but I may be wrong. And I'm kind of a
> midi noob. So any advice is welcome!
> Thanks again,
> Steve

Answered my own question, but here is the answer in case anyone else wondered:

Rosegarden track settings allow you to capture only a specific range
of notes (among other useful filtering settings).

Thank you, Rosegarden developers!!!

Good day,

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