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Musk MIDI Keyboard: Your expandable MIDI keyboard!


* Use the included General MIDI sound font or import your own sound libraries

* Play on the multi-touch keyboard (8 octaves)

* Send notes to other MIDI apps or keyboards

* Receive notes from external MIDI sources

* Track MIDI notes and channels on the keyboard

* Load sound libraries and change MIDI channels to different sounds

* Highlight individual channels visually and acoustically

* Let the app speak the pitch class (pitch class ) of the notes (C = 0 , C # = 1, ..., H = 11) in your own language. (Requires the iOS 7 voices)


The following MIDI sources and targets are supported and can be individually turned on and off:

* Network-MIDI (WiFi) : So you can connect the app to other devices (eg. Mac, iPhone, iPad)

* MIDI devices: you can connect your devices via Camera Connection Kit and USB-MIDI (e.g. a MIDI keyboard)

* Core MIDI-enabled apps : You can, for example, display the notes of a MIDI player and use the sounds of other apps.

* MIDI via Bluetooth (iOS8)

* Experimental MIDI via Gamekit support.


Full Core-MIDI support:

* Other apps publish their MIDI input and output ports: you activate the connection in this app. Active connections are reestablished, if possible, at app restart.

* This app publishes a MIDI input and output: you activate the link in another app or the other app automatically activates the connection.


Setting and filter adjustment options (per channel):

* Show notes

* Hear notes

* Instrument sound

* Instrument and voice volume

* Accepting program and volume change commands (via MIDI input)


Import of sound libraries via:

* ITunes: transmission via Mac or PC

* ICloud: synchronizes the data on all your Apple devices. (Network connection required)

* Other Apps from the manufacturer this app: All of his apps access to the same iCloud directory. (No network connection required)

* Safari: search for a website that offers SoundFonts. Click on the file. Wait until it is downloaded. Then select this app in the "Open In" dialog.

* Mail: Select the attachment and select this app in the "Open In" dialog.

* Other apps: use the "Open In" dialog. (Dropbox, Google Drive, SkyDrive)


Supported file formats and extensions:

* Sound fonts (sf2)

* Downloadable Sounds (dls)

* Logic Pro EXS-24 instrument Files (exs)

* Audio Unit Presets (aupreset)

* Zip files (zip)


Inter-App-Audio and AudioBus support:

You can use the audio output of the app in other apps:

* Record a MIDI performance in Garageband, AudioShare or other apps.

* Add sound effects in GarageBand, VoiceSynth or other apps.


Limitations:

* Speech output can not be sent to other apps.

* Which app combinations are possible depends on Your hardware and Your sound fonts.

* Playing many notes per second can push older devices to their limits. When you hear a scraping noise, try terminating other apps.


Have fun!


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