Using MIDI in Digital Performer
Digital Performer and using MIDI
Step 1. Create a MIDI track by going to Project > Create Track > MIDI Track
Step 2. Create an Instrument track by, going to Project > Create Track > Instrument Track > Select the instrument of your choice. We will use Nanosampler as an example.
Step 3. On the MIDI track you will need to assign it’s output to the input of the instrument track you just created by going to its output and selecting the Instrument track as it output.
Step 4. Now press the record enable button on the MIDI track. Play a midi controller, built in MIDI keys, or keyboard. You will now be controlling the instrument track linked to the MIDI track you have record enabled.
Step 5. Create an Audio track. Go to Project > Create Track > Stereo Audio Track
Step 6. Assign the output of your instrument track to a bus we will use bus 1-2.