What do you think about some little lights in the Ccopes when you use the midi controller knobs
it shows for example the control of the volume over midi.
When you touch your wheels and knobs of you midi controller, you will intuitivly learn your midi setting for the song.
In a Preference Dialog you could choose for example: between ; show only Midi Volume , or choose other FX
(The lights for volume and midi are in different colors)
…So you would have a better intuitive midi performance, and a better work in progress.