Computer ATARI XE/XL i MIDI POLISH

List of content:
1) Interface MIDI-Out for Atari XL/XE
3) Interface MIDI In/Out for Atari XL/XE
4) Program MIDI-PLAY v1.3  (full version - freeware)
5) Program MIDI-RECORDER v1.2 (full version - freeware)
6) MIDI files recorded on AtariXL/XE
7) MIDI files in Sequencer dla Atari XL/XE
8) The best links on ATARI 8bit
9) Memory upgrade Atari 130XE to 196kB or 320kB (RAM type 4464)



                                          ATARI XL/XE i MIDI

Using simple MIDI interface and any SOUND MIDI MODULE (I recommend YAMAHA MU-50 or higher)  or keyboard with MIDI-Input you can play music from  SMF Files (Standart MIDI Files).
You can using MIDIPLAY v1.3  software  to listen  MIDI  files  on  ATARI-8bit.
 

Simple MIDI-Out Interface for ATARI XL/XE

MIDI-Out Interface circuit

FULL VERSION (!!!) MIDI PLAYER for ATARI XL/XE MIDIPL13.COM - FREEWARE
You can using memory upgrade  in area $4000-$7FFF. (for exemple Atari 130XE buffer=90kB).

MIDIPLAY v1.3 can:
- display text from MIDI files( for exemple lyrics , instruments names ) in real time
- dysplay tempo (also in "real-time")
- max. no tracs: 48
- using option "Ignore Bank Select Commands" (then your MIDI module has only one instruments bank)
- change tempo  "Normal" or "double Normal"
- function "Pause", "Stop", "Show directory"

Screens MIDI-player v.1.3 you can see  HERE.
  

Interfejs MIDI-In/Out dla ATARI XL/XE

Schematic MIDI interface with MIDI-In and MIDI-Out.

MIDI In/Out  Interface for Atari XL/XE

You can recording MIDI files  using  MIDIREC v.1.2  software.

 

MIDI Music on ATARI XL/XE

Some good Standard MIDI Files recording for:
- Keyboard YAMAHA PSR-220
- ATARI 130XE
- MIDI In/Out Interface (published in Practical Elektronics 6/98*  or showed on schematic)
MIDIREC v.1.2  program - recoreder and player  ( FULL FREE version )
        
REC2MID program ( for  IBM-PC) - *.REC to *.MID converter (REC is recorder file format ).

Screens MIDI-Recorder you can see  HERE.

*) Attention: circuit from EP 6/98 have got error.  You don't connect  pin-2  with ground !!!  You must connect  pin 4  with  ground. 

MIDI Sequencer for ATARI XL/XE

There are MIDI sequencers for Atari-8bit: 

1) MIDI PatternEditor MPE v.2.3 - author Radek Sterba
2) MIDI Sequencer 1.15 - author Maciej Sygit

 Song created in MIDI Sequencer 1.15.
Lp.
Author and title
 SEQ version
 MIDI version
Attentions
1
Domino
DOMINO.SEQ
DOMINO.MID
My composition
     
Screens of  MIDI Sequencer 1.15 you can see HERE. 


The best of  ATARI XL/XE links

Index of /~archive/atari/8bit
The Black Stump AtariPage
Atari Gamesmaintained by Jellystone
Atari 8bit- RASTER's Home Page   MIDI for Atari 8bit
http://atari.online.pl/
http://grayscale.scene.pl/index.php?startline=10
http://files.antlinux.com/games/atari_8bit/
http://jsobola.republika.pl/schematy.htm - Atari schematiscs
http://www.cconline.com.pl/ - CLASSIC COMPUTERS ONLINE
Autor: Ireneusz Kuczek     e-mail: ixkuczek@poczta.onet.pl
 
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