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Re: New User: MIDI software looper in Receptor???
Receptor runs Linux.
You can sort of do a midi drum loop with a SR16 drum machine. I run my Yamaha DD50 into the SR, then the output to my PC. Put the SR in record mode and it will keep looping as you play. It does keep layering so it can get pretty ugly. You do have to set the number of measures and the BPM before hand as I recall. Worth a try though.
On 6/15/07, Mech <email@example.com> wrote:
At 2:25 PM -0600 6/15/07, Jeremy Slead wrote:
>I purchased a Muse Receptor (vst player, basically) about a year
>ago, and use it exclusively. It seems to me that there is probably
>a way to loop a MIDI passage, rather than an audio signal. For
>instance, I can record and play back loops with my Roland drum
>module, but it is not set up for real-time looping. Is there such a
>device? Is there a VST plug-in that can do this? AND, is there one
>for the Receptor?
There are a couple of us on here who have experimented with different
such setups. I've mostly been hamstrung by the fact that I'm on Mac,
but I've come across one or two things that you might try (the
Receptor is roughly PC-compatible, IIRC. right?)
Try MidiFripp, a freebie from Nay-Seven (
There's also possibly MidiZoid Delay and MidiZoid Looper (
Finally, if you can get Plogue Bidule to run inside the Receptor, you
can pretty much roll your own as well. That's what I've had to do so
Good luck, and let us know how it works out. :)
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