[LAD] successive note on midi events

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Mon Apr 12 14:33:00 UTC 2010

On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 10:28 AM, Ralf Mardorf
<ralf.mardorf at alice-dsl.net> wrote:
> c) If you e.g. play the e string of a guitar at the 5th fret and then the a
> string, while the guitar is normal e, a, d, g, b, e tuned.

this is not equivalent to the polyphony offered by an electronic
keyboard. the tone generated by the e-string+5th fret is not the same
as the tone generated by the open a-string (the overtone series is

on an electronic keyboard that is using option (c), the two tones
generated will (likely) be identical (they don't have to be, but they
probably would be).

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