MIDI Power! Second Edition: The Comprehensive Guide from Cengage Course Tech. by Robert Guérin is a comprehensive reference guide to MIDI hardware and software, including how MIDI works, how to connect devices through it, how it integrates into a computer environment, and more. The book provides an in-depth look at MIDI, its messages, and protocols, and the information necessary to navigate it with ease. With MIDI Power! Second Edition, you can learn when to use MIDI, how to edit MIDI, what technology uses MIDI, what software uses MIDI, and what that implies for musicians, sound designers, and audio enthusiasts. This book is suitable for both Mac and Windows platforms.
About the Author:
A composer for the past 18 years and a music enthusiast since 1976, Robert Guérin has worked on different personal and professional projects, such as feature and short films, television themes, and educational and corporate videos. As a professor, Robert has put together several courses covering a wide range of topics, such as computer software for musicians, digital audio technologies, sound on the Web, sound in multimedia productions, hard disk recording, and many more. He has been the program coordinator at Trebas Institute in Montreal and a part-time professor at Vanier College, also in Montreal. Robert has developed online courses on sound integration in Web pages and has written several articles, tutorials, and software reviews for audio- and music-related online magazines. Robert has authored five editions of CUBASE POWER! He has also written two editions of MIDI POWER! and co-wrote NUENDO POWER!