[LAU] Electric piano via software
hollunder at lavabit.com
Sun Aug 22 09:59:04 UTC 2010
Excerpts from rosea grammostola's message of 2010-08-22 11:47:54 +0200:
> Guys who use software (e.g. samples or pianoteq) to play electric piano
> | keyboard. How do you have your setup? Do you have a special amp for
> the electric piano or do you just play it via your monitors? What gives
> a better sound? If you have it via a special amp how do you connect it
> to your computer?
I do have an e-piano with speakers, so if I'm lazy, I just use it as-is.
Otherwise my setup is via usb cable (no midi ports) -> alsa midi ->
LinuxSampler -> non-mixer -> jconvolver -> non-mixer -> monitors &
Hard to say what sounds better. I have issues with the e-pianos analogue
out (only headphone out, and apparently my stereo plug doesn't fit
properly + noisy anyway).
The piano through its speakers sounds fine, and so does LS and the likes
through the monitors.
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