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[LAA] Constant-Q library and Vamp plugin

1 hour 1 min ago
From: Chris Cannam <cannam@...>
Subject: [LAA] Constant-Q library and Vamp plugin
Date: Aug 13, 12:58 pm 2014

Announcing a new C++ library and Vamp plugin implementing the Constant-Q
transform of a time-domain signal.

https://code.soundsoftware.ac.uk/projects/constant-q-cpp

The Constant-Q transform is a time-to-frequency-domain transform related
to the short-time Fourier transform, but with output bins spaced
logarithmically in frequency, rather than linearly. The output bins are
therefore linearly spaced in terms of musical pitch. The Constant-Q is
useful as a preliminary transform in various other methods such as note
transcription and key estimation techniques.

This library provides:

* Forward transform: time-domain to complex Constant-Q bins
* Forward spectrogram: time-domain to interpolated Constant-Q magnitude
spectrogram
* Inverse transform: complex Constant-Q bins to time domain

The Vamp plugin provides:

* Constant-Q magnitude spectrogram with high and low frequency extents
defined in Hz
* Constant-Q magnitude spectrogram with high and low frequency extents
defined as MIDI pitch values
* Pitch chromagram obtained by folding a Constant-Q spectrogram around
into a single-octave range

The code is provided with full source under a liberal licence, and
plugin binaries are provided for Windows, OS/X, and Linux.

The method is drawn from Christian Schörkhuber and Anssi Klapuri,
"Constant-Q transform toolbox for music processing", SMC 2010. See the
file CITATION for details. If you use this code in research work, please
cite this paper.
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[LAA] LV2 1.10.0 and friends

1 hour 1 min ago
From: David Robillard <d@...>
Subject: [LAA] LV2 1.10.0 and friends
Date: Aug 13, 12:58 pm 2014

Good news everyone! LV2 1.10.0 is out, along with enough parallel
releases that I'm entirely too busy[1] to make a proper release email
for each one.

LV2 1.10.0 download: http://lv2plug.in/spec/lv2-1.10.0.tar.bz2

Cutting edge developers who go to all the best parties should note that
the atom Object/Resource/Blank types have been merged and new code
should use only Object (this simplification is not conceptually a
compatibility breakage, but code explicitly using only Blank should be
updated).

Aside from this, there have been only minor improvements and additions
since 1.8.0. Freshly prettified documentation and a full change log is
available at http://lv2plug.in/ns/

Also check out the work-in-progress example-based LV2 book, "Programming
LV2 Plugins" at http://lv2plug.in/book/

Related release announcements:

http://drobilla.net/2014/08/08/jalv-1-4-6/
http://drobilla.net/2014/08/08/lilv-0-20-0/
http://drobilla.net/2014/08/08/suil-0-8-2/
http://drobilla.net/2014/08/08/sratom-0-4-6/

The RDF stack has also seen some updates:

http://drobilla.net/2014/08/08/sord-0-12-2/
http://drobilla.net/2014/08/08/serd-0-20-0/

Enjoy,

~ Your friendly local neighbourhood benevolent dictator who clearly
needs to automate the release process.

[1] i.e. lazy, but "busy" makes me sound important, doesn't it? There
could even be meetings involved.

--
dr

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[LAA] Hydrogen 0.9.6 released

1 hour 1 min ago
From: <mauser@...>
Subject: [LAA] Hydrogen 0.9.6 released
Date: Aug 13, 12:58 pm 2014

Hi everyone,

i'm happy to announce the final release of Hydrogen 0.9.6. I'm pretty
sure that most of the users are already working with a 0.9.6-beta
version, but here again is a small list of the most important changes in
0.9.6:

* new build system (cmake)
* add undo for song/pattern editor
* jack-session support
* jack-midi support
* several bug fixes
* tabbed interface
* several small changes to the GUI
* improve ExportSong add use of TimeLineBPM,
RubberbandBatch processor and different types of resample
interpolation


The release can be downloaded via github:
https://github.com/hydrogen-music/hydrogen/archive/0.9.6.tar.gz

At this time, this is a linux-only release. Installers for Windows / OS
X may follow in the future.

Big thanks to all those wonderful people who made this release happen
and who are keeping this project alive!

Best regards,
Sebastian


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[LAA] amsynth 1.5.0

1 hour 1 min ago
From: Nick Dowell <nick@...>
Subject: [LAA] amsynth 1.5.0
Date: Aug 13, 12:57 pm 2014

amsynth 1.5.0 is now available, with a host of improvements and new
features;

- new filter modes: notch and bypass
- new filter controls for key-tracking and velocity sensitivity
- OSC2 octave range increased
- ring modulation can now be dialled in (instead of on/off)
- LFO can now be routed to OSC1, OSC2, or both
- fixes an audible click when using fast filter attack times
- note and controller events are now rendered sample-accurate when run
as a plugin or JACK, fixing MIDI timing jitter
- DSSI & LV2 plug-in builds can now load any preset by right-clicking
the UI background
- bank & preset loading is now faster

Source code:
https://github.com/nixxcode/amsynth/releases/download/release-1.5.0/amsynth-1.5.0.tar.gz

If you find any problems, please file a bug report @
http://code.google.com/p/amsynth/issues/list

Thanks to all who have helped by providing suggestions and feedback.

Nick

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Re: [LAA] jackwsmeter 1

1 hour 1 min ago
From: Guillaume Pellerin <lists@...>
Subject: Re: [LAA] jackwsmeter 1
Date: Jul 15, 5:57 pm 2014

Hi Fred,

Great project!
I get this:

momo@wm22:~/dev/audio/jackwsmeter$ make
CC jackwsmeter-jackwsmeter.o
jackwsmeter.c: In function ‘callback_http’:
jackwsmeter.c:92:3: error: too few arguments to function
‘libwebsockets_serve_http_file’
In file included from jackwsmeter.c:41:0:
/usr/local/include/libwebsockets.h:1077:1: note: declared here
jackwsmeter.c:125:7: error: ‘LWS_CALLBACK_SET_MODE_POLL_FD’ undeclared (first
use in this function)
jackwsmeter.c:125:7: note: each undeclared identifier is reported only once for
each function it appears in
jackwsmeter.c:129:7: error: ‘LWS_CALLBACK_CLEAR_MODE_POLL_FD’ undeclared (first
use in this function)
make: *** [jackwsmeter-jackwsmeter.o] Erreur 1

Cheers,
Guillaume
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[LAA] MMA Version 14.07 now available

Thu, 2014-09-18 06:20
From: Bob van der Poel <bob@...>
Subject: [LAA] MMA Version 14.07 now available
Date: Jul 14, 7:04 am 2014

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A stable release, version 14.07, of MMA--Musical MIDI Accompaniment
is available for downloading. In addition to a number of bug fixes
and optimizations, MMA now features:

- Works with Python 2.7 or 3.x
- Plectrum articulate
- MIDI enhancements
- Lots of minor enhancements and bug fixes

Please read the file text/CHANGES-13 for a complete list of changes.

MMA is a accompaniment generator -- it creates midi tracks
for a soloist to perform with. User supplied files contain
pattern selections, chords, and MMA directives. For full details
please visit:

http://www.mellowood.ca/mma/

If you have any questions or comments, please send
them to: bob@mellowood.ca

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**** Listen to my FREE CD at http://www.mellowood.ca/music/cedars ****
Bob van der Poel ** Wynndel, British Columbia, CANADA **
EMAIL: bob@mellowood.ca
WWW: http://www.mellowood.ca

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[LAA] Qtractor 0.6.2 - The Boson Walk Beta is out!

Thu, 2014-09-18 06:20
From: Rui Nuno Capela <rncbc@...>
Subject: [LAA] Qtractor 0.6.2 - The Boson Walk Beta is out!
Date: Jul 7, 7:28 pm 2014

So it's summer, they say.

White bright and light pastel colors sparkling on every corner and turn.
Cheesy and silly season, they say. Alas, southerners don't apply. Sorry
about that. Of course I mean the hemisphere, obviously.

For whom it might concern, all anxiety has come to an end.

Indeed.

It all relates back to this last May 3, when a not-so-formal meeting
(aka. workshop) took place while during LAC2014@ZKM-Karlsruhe, where
some pertinent and undeniable requests were dodged and framed to a
"soonish" implementation. And guess what?

Yup, the "soonish" are no more, or so I think.

Qtractor 0.6.2 (boson walk beta) is out!

Perhaps an additional word is due though, about the riddling code-names
that are branding the post-TYOQA beta releases. They have no personal
nor logical sense, I assure you. Perfectly arbitrary now. Everything in
life and the universe is way more unconventional than just a name.

Without further assay.

Qtractor is an audio/MIDI multi-track sequencer application written in
C++ with the Qt4 framework. Target platform is Linux, where the Jack
Audio Connection Kit (JACK) for audio and the Advanced Linux Sound
Architecture (ALSA) for MIDI are the main infrastructures to evolve as a
fairly-featured Linux desktop audio workstation GUI, specially dedicated
to the personal home-studio.

Release highlights:
* Plugins activation MIDI controller / automation (NEW)
* LV2 UI Idle and Show (>= Qt5) interface support (NEW)
* Discrete editing of automation curve node velues (NEW)
* Missing audio/MIDI files and plugins warning message (NEW)
* MIDI note drawing on tempo-map changes (FIX)
* Automation curves re-adjusted to tempo-map changes (FIX)


Website:
http://qtractor.sourceforge.net

Project page:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/qtractor

Downloads:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/qtractor/files

- source tarball:
http://download.sourceforge.net/qtractor/qtractor-0.6.2.tar.gz

- source package (openSUSE 13.1):

http://download.sourceforge.net/qtractor/qtractor-0.6.2-12.rncbc.suse131.src.rpm

- binary packages (openSUSE 13.1):

http://download.sourceforge.net/qtractor/qtractor-0.6.2-12.rncbc.suse131.i586.rpm

http://download.sourceforge.net/qtractor/qtractor-0.6.2-12.rncbc.suse131.x86_84.rpm

- quick start guide & user manual (severely outdated, see wiki):
http://download.sourceforge.net/qtractor/qtractor-0.5.x-user-manual.pdf

- wiki (help wanted!):
http://sourceforge.net/p/qtractor/wiki/

Weblog (upstream support):
http://www.rncbc.org

License:
Qtractor is free, open-source software, distributed under the terms
of the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2 or later.

Change-log:
- Prevent linear and spline automation curve modes for all integer
valued subjects. Also, make sure those values are rounded to the nearest
integer away from zero.
- Fixed save of LV2 Presets for plugins with state files.
- A man page has beed added (making up Gürkan Sengün's work on debian,
thanks).
- When moving plugins by eg. drag-and-dropping across tracks, automation
curves were being left behind, maybe leading to unpredictable mistaken
behavior. Hopefully, not anymore.
- Translations install directory change.
- Automation curves are now automatically re-adjusted to tempo map node
changes (after a ticket by Holger Marzen, thanks).
- Audio/MIDI files or plugins found missing on session load are now
subject for an explicit modal warning message and prompt for an
immediate session backup salvage.
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[LAA] jackwsmeter 1

Thu, 2014-09-18 06:20
From: Frederic Peters <fpeters@...>
Subject: [LAA] jackwsmeter 1
Date: Jul 5, 6:18 pm 2014

Hello all,

Here is the first release of jackwsmeter.

This is a small utility that gets the signal values of the audio that
flow through JACK ports and make the peak levels available over a
websocket link, it's a clean and efficient way to get an overview of
levels from a serie of jack servers.

It's available in git at http://repo.or.cz/w/jackwsmeter.git, it's
released under the GNU GPL v2 or later.

The release tag is http://repo.or.cz/w/jackwsmeter.git/tag/refs/tags/1


I hope it can be useful to some people.


Cheers,

Fred
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[LAA] [LAU] Guitarix 0.30.0 released

Thu, 2014-09-18 06:20
From: hermann meyer <brummer-@...>
Subject: [LAA] [LAU] Guitarix 0.30.0 released
Date: Jul 5, 6:18 pm 2014

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The Guitarix developers proudly present

Guitarix release 0.30.0

For the uninitiated, Guitarix is a tube amplifier simulation for
jack (Linux), with an additional mono and a stereo effect rack.
Guitarix includes a large list of plugins, support LADSPA plugs, and
now, new, as well LV2 plugs.

The guitarix engine is designed for LIVE usage, and feature ultra fast,
glitch and click free, preset switching, full Midi and/or remote
controllable (Web UI not included in the distributed tar ball).

Preset could organized in Banks, so a Bank could represent your "show".
If you have any issue with Preset loading/creating/handling, please read
here in our wiki how this stuff work in guitarix. It is straightforward,
and maybe more intuitive then you guess.
http://sourceforge.net/p/guitarix/wiki/EnhancedUI/#creating-presets

This release fix some bugs in our faust based zita-rev1 implementation,
add LV2 support to the guitarix racks and introduce some new plugs, GX
based and as well in the LV2 format.
new plugs:
* GxDetune (gx / LV2)
* Baxandall tonestack(gx)
* GxShimmizita ( LV2)
* GxSwitchedTremolo (LV2)

Please refer to our project page for more information:
http://guitarix.sourceforge.net/

Download Site:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/guitarix/

Forum:
http://guitarix.sourceforge.net/forum/

Please consider visiting our forum or leaving a message on
guitarix-developer@lists.sourceforge.net




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The Guitarix developers proudly present



Guitarix release 0.30.0





For the uninitiated, Guitarix is a tube amplifier simulation
for


jack (Linux), with an additional mono and a stereo effect
rack.

Guitarix includes a large list of plugins, support LADSPA plugs,
and now, new, as well LV2 plugs.



The guitarix engine is designed for LIVE usage, and feature
ultra fast, glitch and click free,  preset switching, full Midi
and/or remote controllable (Web UI not included in the
distributed tar ball).



Preset could organized in Banks, so a Bank could represent your
"show".

If you have any issue with Preset loading/creating/handling,
please read here in our wiki how this stuff work in guitarix. It
is straightforward, and maybe more intuitive then you guess.

 http://sourceforge.net/p/guitarix/wiki/EnhancedUI/#creating-presets

 

This release fix some bugs in our faust based zita-rev1
implementation, add LV2 support to the guitarix racks and
introduce some new plugs, GX based and as well in the LV2
format.


new plugs:

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[LAA] Vee One Suite 0.5.0 - Officially beta now!

Thu, 2014-09-11 18:10
From: Rui Nuno Capela <rncbc@...>
Subject: [LAA] Vee One Suite 0.5.0 - Officially beta now!
Date: Jul 2, 7:17 pm 2014

Greetings,

The Vee One Suite of old-school software instruments, primarily slated
for Linux, featuring synthv1 [1], a polyphonic synthesizer, samplv1 [2],
a polyphonic sampler and drumkv1 [3], a drum-kit sampler, are officially
in beta phase now.

Change-log for the new release:
- LV2 UI Idle and Show interfaces support added.
- First attempt to allow a headless stand-alone JACK client application
run mode, without a GUI, with option given as command line argument
(--no-gui).
- A man page has beed added (re. stand-alone JACK client).
- Reverse sample option and parameter knob added. (samplv1 and drumkv1
only).
- Allow the build system to include an user specified LDFLAGS.

As before, all made available in dual form:
- a pure stand-alone JACK [4] client with JACK-session, NSM [5] (Non
Session management) and both JACK MIDI and ALSA [6] MIDI input support;
- a LV2 [7] instrument plug-in.

The Vee One Suite are free and open-source Linux Audio software,
distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL) [8]
version 2 or later.


The fine print follows ;)

* synthv1 - an old-school polyphonic synthesizer [1] *

synthv1 0.5.0 released!

synthv1 is an old-school all-digital 4-oscillator subtractive
polyphonic synthesizer with stereo fx.

LV2 URI: http://synthv1.sourceforge.net/lv2

website:
http://synthv1.sourceforge.net
downloads:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/synthv1/files
- source tarball:
http://download.sourceforge.net/synthv1/synthv1-0.5.0.tar.gz
- source package:

http://download.sourceforge.net/synthv1synthv1-0.5.0-17.rncbc.suse131.src.rpm
- binary packages:

http://download.sourceforge.net/synthv1synthv1-0.5.0-17.rncbc.suse131.i586.rpm

http://download.sourceforge.net/synthv1synthv1-0.5.0-17.rncbc.suse131.x86_84.rpm


* samplv1 - an old-school polyphonic sampler [2] *

samplv1 0.5.0 released!

samplv1 is an old-school polyphonic sampler synthesizer with stereo fx.

LV2 URI: http://samplv1.sourceforge.net/lv2

website:
http://samplv1.sourceforge.net
downloads:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/samplv1/files
- source tarball:
http://download.sourceforge.net/samplv1/samplv1-0.5.0.tar.gz
- source package:

http://download.sourceforge.net/samplv1/samplv1-0.5.0-17.rncbc.suse131.src.rpm
- binary packages:

http://download.sourceforge.net/samplv1/samplv1-0.5.0-17.rncbc.suse131.i586.rpm

http://download.sourceforge.net/samplv1/samplv1-0.5.0-17.rncbc.suse131.x86_84.rpm


* drumkv1 - an old-school drum-kit sampler [3] *

drumkv1 0.5.0 released!

drumkv1 an old-school drum-kit sampler synthesizer with stereo fx.

LV2 URI: http://drumkv1.sourceforge.net/lv2

website:
http://drumkv1.sourceforge.net
downloads:
http://sourceforge.net/projects/drumkv1/files
- source tarball:
http://download.sourceforge.net/drumkv1/drumkv1-0.5.0.tar.gz
- source package:

http://download.sourceforge.net/drumkv1/drumkv1-0.5.0-13.rncbc.suse131.src.rpm
- binary packages:

http://download.sourceforge.net/drumkv1/drumkv1-0.5.0-13.rncbc.suse131.i586.rpm

http://download.sourceforge.net/drumkv1/drumkv1-0.5.0-13.rncbc.suse131.x86_84.rpm


References:

[1] synthv1 - an old-school polyphonic synthesizer
http://synthv1.sourceforge.net/

[2] samplv1 - an old-school polyphonic sampler
http://samplv1.sourceforge.net/

[3] drumkv1 - an old-school drum-kit sampler
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[LAA] ZynAddSubFX 2.4.4

Thu, 2014-09-11 18:10
From: Mark D. McCurry <mark.d.mccurry@...>
Subject: [LAA] ZynAddSubFX 2.4.4
Date: Jul 2, 7:17 pm 2014


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ZynAddSubFX 2.4.4 is out.

ZynAddSubFX is a general purpose musical synthesizer with a very long list of
features and capabilities licensed under the GPLv2 License.

Changelog:
2.4.4 (28 Jun 2014)
- Add UI Mousewheel Support
- Add Spectral Adjust Parameter Rescaling
- Add Subnote filter smoothing
- Add Unison derandomization options
- Add NSM import/export
- Add NTK UI compatiability
- (re)Add OSX Support
- Enhance performance of ADnote and SUBnote
- Enhance Installer
- Fix JACK2 specific segfault
- Fix possible DSSI specific segfaults
- Fix Unison Regressions
- Documentation additions
- Misc bug fixes


Project page:
http://zynaddsubfx.sf.net/

Download:
http://downloads.sf.net/zynaddsubfx/zynaddsubfx-2.4.4.tar.xz

Enjoy,
--Mark McCurry

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[LAA] Yoshimi 1.2.2 available

Tue, 2014-09-09 09:40
From: Will Godfrey <willgodfrey@...>
Subject: [LAA] Yoshimi 1.2.2 available
Date: Jul 2, 7:17 pm 2014

There are a couple of 'doh' bug fixes.
A really obscure one!
Some GUI tidy-ups.
A few small extensions to existing features.
Reinstatement of two features that got lost in the mist.

--
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http://www.musically.me.uk
Say you have a poem and I have a tune.
Exchange them and we can both have a poem, a tune, and a song.
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[LAA] GlassCoder v0.8.0

Tue, 2014-09-09 09:40
From: Fred Gleason <fredg@...>
Subject: [LAA] GlassCoder v0.8.0
Date: Jun 21, 8:51 pm 2014

I’m pleased to announce the next public beta release of GlassCoder, a
minimalist JACK live encoder client for Icecast and Shoutcast streaming
servers. GlassCoder is available under the GNU Public License version
2. Some features available in this beta release:

Support for Icecast (v2) and Shoutcast (v1) streaming audio servers

Support for the following audio codecs:
MPEG-1/1.5 Layer 2 ('MP2')
MPEG-1/1.5 Layer 3 ('MP3')
MPEG-2 Advanced Audio Coding, Main Profile ('AAC')
MPEG-4 Advanced Audio Coding, High Efficiency Profile ('HE-AAC+')
Ogg Vorbis

Support for the JACK Audio Connection Kit (http://www.jackaudio.org)

GlassCoder is a ‘minimalist’ client in the sense that it utilizes no GUI
or configuration file components whatever; its entire ‘user interface’
consists of a command-line invocation, making it particularly
well-suited for use cases where the encoder is driven by fan external
system, such as an automation system or script. Full documentation is
provided by the included man page.

Further information and download links are available at
https://github.com/ElvishArtisan/GlassCoder

Cheers!


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| Frederick F. Gleason, Jr. | Chief Developer |
| | Paravel Systems |
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| -- Cicero |
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[LAA] QmidiNet 0.2.0 is out!

Fri, 2014-09-05 19:50
From: Rui Nuno Capela <rncbc@...>
Subject: [LAA] QmidiNet 0.2.0 is out!
Date: Jun 21, 8:51 pm 2014

Headless finally!

QmidiNet 0.2.0 is out!

all that is to say that it may now run without the GUI, eg.
qmidinet --no-gui

QmidiNet [1] is a MIDI network gateway application that sends and
receives MIDI data (ALSA-MIDI and JACK-MIDI) over the network, using
UDP/IP multicast. Inspired by multimidicast [2] and designed to be
compatible with ipMIDI [3] for Windows.

QmidiNet is free, open-source software, distributed under the terms
of the GNU General Public License (GPL) [4] version 2 or later.

See also:

http://www.rncbc.org/drupal/node/790

Website:

http://qmidinet.sourceforge.net

Project pages:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/qmidinet

Downloads:

- source tarballs:
http://downloads.sourceforge.net/qmidinet/qmidinet-0.2.0.tar.gz

- source package (openSUSE 13.1):

http://downloads.sourceforge.net/qmidinet/qmidinet-0.2.0-3.rncbc.suse131.src.rpm

- binary packages (openSUSE 13.1):

http://downloads.sourceforge.net/qmidinet/qmidinet-0.2.0-3.rncbc.suse131.i586.rpm

http://downloads.sourceforge.net/qmidinet/qmidinet-0.2.0-3.rncbc.suse131.x86_64.rpm

Weblog (upstream support):

http://www.rncbc.org

License:

QmidiNet is free, open-source software, distributed under the terms
of the GNU General Public License (GPL) [4] version 2 or later.

Change-log:

- A man page has beed added (making up Alessio Treglia's work on debian,
thanks).
- First attempt to allow a headless application run mode, without GUI or
system-tray icon accessibility, with all options given as command line
arguments.
- Allow the build system to include an user specified LDFLAGS.

References:

[1] QmidiNet - A MIDI Network Gateway via UDP/IP Multicast
http://qmidinet.sourceforge.net

[2] multimidicast - sends and receives MIDI from ALSA sequencers over
network
http://llg.cubic.org/tools/multimidicast

[3] ipMIDI - MIDI over Ethernet ports - send MIDI over your LAN
http://nerds.de

[4] GPL - GNU General Public License
http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html


Cheers && Enjoy
--
rncbc aka Rui Nuno Capela
rncbc@rncbc.org
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[LAA] Hydrogen 0.9.6-RC2 released

Fri, 2014-09-05 18:40
From: Sebastian Moors <mauser@...>
Subject: [LAA] Hydrogen 0.9.6-RC2 released
Date: Jun 19, 7:25 am 2014

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Hi everyone,

Hydrogen 0.9.6-RC2 has been released today. It brings no new features
(in comparison to RC1), but fixes a number of bugs.See
https://github.com/hydrogen-music/hydro ... /0.9.6-RC2
for
more details about download possibilites and a list of changes. We would
like to encourage everyone who is interested in Hydrogen to test this
version.

Best regards,
Sebastian

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Hydrogen 0.9.6-RC2 has been released today. It brings no new
features (in comparison to RC1), but fixes a number of bugs.See class="postlink"
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for more details about download possibilites
and a list of changes. We would like to encourage everyone who is
interested in Hydrogen to test this version.



Best regards,

Sebastian




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[LAA] RhythmDelay: tap a rhythm into your delay, and much more.

Mon, 2014-09-01 09:00
From: Bart Brouns <bart@...>
Subject: [LAA] RhythmDelay: tap a rhythm into your delay, and much more.
Date: Jun 17, 1:57 pm 2014

Hi Everybody,


I made a delay where you don't tap in a tempo but an actual rhythm.


https://github.com/magnetophon/RhythmDelay

The 'much more' refers to ways of manipulating the sound of the
delay-taps.

In the studio, I find that I almost never use a straight delay.
It sounds way to clean and in your face, so I usually have a combination
of filters, a widener, reverb, and a way of having different delay-times
for L and R.




Here I combined all that into one very flexible setup:

Each tap has its own lp and hp-filters, zita-reverb, stereo-width and a
delay-based panner.

Each tap can have it's own settings for the insert-FX, but instead of a
control-panel per tap I made just two, and a slider per tap to morph
between them.



Once you get the concept, it's a really quick and easy way of making
everything from subtle polished delay effects to all-out dub-style
madness.

Have fun!!


Cheers, Bart.


PS:

The following is a long-winded question that will probably be much
easier to follow if you actually try out the effect before/ while
reading this:


I'd love to get some opinions and ideas on the feedback mechanism I
implemented.
In particular this: when the feedback amount is non-zero, and you are
tapping a new rhythm, while making sound, I have two choices:
- either I turn on and off the feedback tap after the feedback-delay.
- or I do it before it.

The first option is what I did now: it has the effect of starting to
feedback the sound you just made right after you tap. Which is what
you'd expect to happen in a normal delay, but has the downside that it
breaks up the rhythmic pattern you're tapping if any tap is longer than
the previous.

The second option will only start feedbacking the sounds you made after
you hit the tap button. This has the effect that the first time you tap
a new rhythm, only the tapped rhythm is heard, and the feedback only
starts for any sounds after the last tap.

This decision is moot if you don't make sounds while tapping a new
rhythm, but since I'd like to be able to use this live as well, I'd like
to some ideas.





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[LAA] LAC'14 video archive

Sun, 2014-08-31 03:00
From: Robin Gareus <robin@...>
Subject: [LAA] LAC'14 video archive
Date: Jun 12, 9:10 pm 2014

Hi all,

The video recordings of the LAC'14 presentations have just been uploaded
to the conference website and are now directly linked from the archive:
http://lac.linuxaudio.org/2014/program


There are still a three videos missing and the workshop videos are also
yet to come. Currently they are also only available as vp8/vorbis/webm
(sorry IE and Safari users). But since it has been quite a while
already, we decided to not hold back the release of these already
finished videos any further.

Once the collection is complete, we will provide a .torrent. Meanwhile,
for those who prefer to download the videos incrementally, they are
accessible via rsync://linuxaudio.org/ [1].

Many thanks for Frank and Moritz to get those done in really outstanding
quality this year. Kudos to the complete stream-team.

enjoy,
robin - for the LAC'14 team


[1] example to get the 720p versions:
rsync -Pa --exclude "*360p.webm" \
rsync://linuxaudio.org/lac2014/ \
lac2014/
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[LAA] Yet another "io GNU/Linux" iso released

Sun, 2014-08-31 03:00
From: Manu Kebab <el.doctor@...>
Subject: [LAA] Yet another "io GNU/Linux" iso released
Date: Jun 6, 6:31 am 2014


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Hi,

A new 64bit iso is up ;)

io GNU/Linux is a Live DVD/USB based on Debian Sid and focused on multimedia.

Kernel 3.14.4, Jack2 as default sound server, e18 as desktop environment and a
big collection of installed software... Full persistence for USB install (with
encryption) and more cool stuff... A great nomade studio :)

For more infos: manual, packages list, screenshots, video etc... Check:

-> http://manu.kebab.free.fr/iognulinux.html
-> https://sourceforge.net/projects/io-gnu-linux/


Feedbacks welcome, enjoy :)

MK

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[LAA] Open Source Audio Meeting in Cologne, Germany (User Group)

Wed, 2014-08-27 11:20
From: Nils Gey <ich@...>
Subject: [LAA] Open Source Audio Meeting in Cologne, Germany (User Group)
Date: Jun 5, 7:00 pm 2014

Dear musicians, programmers and normal people,

I plan to create a user group, a regular meeting, in my home town
Cologne, in Germany.

The first meeting ever will be already on June 18th, 19:00.
After that every two month or so. There are more dates on the website
(see below).

Here is a brief website with all the necessary information.
http://cologne.linuxaudio.org/ (Any language is welcome but the chances
are that most people will be from the area and therefore speak German.
So the page is in German)

If you intend to come you can put your name on this etherpad, but this
is not required. Anybody can show up.
http://yourpart.eu/p/linuxaudio-cologne

Topics will be unorganized Q&A, showing off programs and music, sharing
knowledge and tips and hopefully one day shorter or longer
presentations, tutorials, workshops etc.
I expect most people to use Linux but any OS is welcome, therefore I
named it just "Open Source Audio" and not Linux Audio.

So if you are in the area please join us! If you are not in the area but
know people in the area, please tell them.

Greetings,

Nils
http://cologne.linuxaudio.org/
http://www.nilsgey.de

P.S.
Despite the domain saying linuxaudio.org this is an independently and
privately organized event. It is not intended to replace or get in
conflict with the Linux Audio Conference.

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[LAA] qompander: A great sounding compressor/expander with fast response

Fri, 2014-08-22 14:10
From: Bart Brouns <bart@...>
Subject: [LAA] qompander: A great sounding compressor/expander with fast response
Date: Jun 5, 7:00 pm 2014

Hi everybody,



I ported http://www.katjaas.nl/compander/compander.html to Faust.

It's a very nice sounding cross between an expander, compressor and
limiter.

Here it is: https://github.com/magnetophon/qompander




Enjoy, and let me know what you think of it!

Greetings,
Bart.

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