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Re: Echoloop VST MIDI controller
I wish I could help you.
I've been using EchoLoop for over a year now and am perfectly comfortable
controlling every aspect of it via MIDI.
But I don't use Abelton Live, so that kinda takes me out of the picture.
I just use MaxMSP - which is extremely flexible is setting up ways to
I hope someone pipes up soon to help you.
On Feb 27, 2012, at 9:07 PM, Phil Clevenger wrote:
> Hey loopers,
> Anyone using the Echoloop VST maybe help me out here?
> Running Echoloop VST inside Ableton, sending MIDI via Gordius LG.
> Having a knotty time of it, finally got some response from the VST but
> only when using Ableton's MIDI mapping mode. So no matter what command
> the LG is sending, if I've mapped it in Ableton, the control responds.
> Fine, BUT that limits me to the VST controls that are exposed in the UI.
> Going back to the drawing board, I can find no way to get the VST to
> respond to direct MIDI.
> There is likely a clue here in text from Matthias' manual, but I am not
> sure what it means really:
> For the VST Parameters (accessed by the host...), its slightly different
> since the knobs (CC in MIDI) are in the same list. So far only the real
> buttons have a parameter. Power user want them all:
> - 8 real buttons
> - 34 virtual buttons
> - 4 knobs
> - 25 menu items
> I have the VST MIDI channel (BtnChan) set to 2, and sending commands via
> channel 2 from LG. I've tried every possible setting off/on in the MIDI
> prefs. In any case, Ableton is 'seeing' the MIDI incoming, but VST does
> not respond (unless I succumb to Ableton MIDI mapping) :)
> What am I missing here?
> Many thanks in advance.
> Phil :)