[LAU] Mixers and Free Software (was Open Sound Control: Is it still a thing?)
root at worik.org
Sat May 1 04:32:50 CEST 2021
Robert pointed out I should make clear the use I am looking for is live
I am getting bullied to buy a Behringer XR18. It is totally dependent
on software to control it. Does any body have any information about the
nature of the interface?
I can find nothing useful on the web
On 1/05/21 9:48 am, worik wrote:
> On 27/04/21 7:30 pm, Peter P. wrote:
>> * worik <root at worik.org> [2021-04-27 09:23]:
>>> Vaguely Linux Audio related
>>> Is Open Sound Control still a thing? Was it ever?
> I realise I put a silly subject on my email, so I changed it.
> I need to get a mixer, primarily for mixing live bands. At least
> sixteen inputs, preferably more, into stereo or more channels.
> I would like to have a interface to it from a tablet and less
> importantly I would like wider options for controlling it over some sort
> of IP network (TCP/IP probably). There are a lot of nice products
> available, but it is hard for me to tell if the software and protocols
> are ones I can use from my own software. I feel a bit like a babe in
> the woods!
> I am price sensitive, and I am not the only decision maker. It is hard
> to make non technical people see the danger in a piece of equipment
> whose main control is a app on a iPad. I want to be using it in five
> and fifteen years from now. We will look after it.
> My problem is identifying hardware that meets what seem like peculiar
> requirements to others. Decision criteria.
> The background is we have a set of amplifiers we use for community gigs
> here in Ōtepoti, New Zealand. The missing piece is a decent mixer.
> In this thread there have been some interesting things, a bit
> * Dante
> * I am a beginner but I think MIDI and OSC are for different things
> * LTC
> * MTC
> * MMC
> * OSC in JSON
> * "Rendering Engine" - Sara/DS100. Not sure what this is... Looks like
> more than we need, opening up possibilities we have not thought of
> * Monome Norns, PedalinoMini, Step Audio, Lawo,
> -- If not me then who? If not now then when? If not here then where? So,
> here I stand, I can do no other root at worik.org 021-1680650, (03) 4821804
> Aotearoa (New Zealand)
If not me then who? If not now then when? If not here then where?
So, here I stand, I can do no other
root at worik.org 021-1680650, (03) 4821804 Aotearoa (New Zealand)
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