We’re working several years in Renoise with our hardware and always linked all the hardware synths through MIDI THRU. We’ve had a Midisport4x4, but we could never use it since M-Audio didn’t released a Vista64 driver. But after a while we really wanted to use a midi controller, because we wanted to get as much control of every knob on every synth as possible.
Now we got 3 Cakewalk’s UM-3G’s and they work prefect. All the synths got their own Midi I/O and now we can record every knob live from every synth. But now I’ve one problem I thought that a midi controller took the Midi Clock signal of Renoise for all midi outputs. I tried several setups and tried to find some solutions on the internet for this. I also looked for some kind of MIDI controller software, which can send 1 Midi Clock signal to multiple devices at the same time.
Does anyone have a solution for this? Without wiring everything through Midi Thru again?
I hope Renoise will have this option very soon then. I really need it for all of my synths.
It’s great, especially because it’s faster then a normal MIDI Interface Device because of its special FPT. (For more information: http://www.cakewalk.com/Products/UAUM/FPT.asp)
You can also chain up to 3 of these devices for 9ins and 9 outs.
get a MIDI patchbay. it’s not the most elegant solution but they’re cheap and very useful for working with multiple MIDI machines. I got my first, a Kawai MAV-8, in 2005 and I can’t imagine trying to route MIDI without one.