Documents and Specifications

To get the best of your keyboard and music production some knowledge about features and standards are necessary.

A lot of interesting documents covering MIDI, XG, and SysEx etc. are found at this page.

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MIDI
General MIDI System Level 1 (1998)
General MIDI System Level 2 (1999)


MIDI
General MIDI System Level 1 (1998)
General MIDI System Level 2 (1999)  System Exclusive Messages (SysEx)
The Beggar's SysEx Guide


XF
XF Format Specifications (2.01 1999)
Recom. for Prod. XF Song Data (1.01 1999)


XG
An Introduction to XG (1.02 1995)
XG Specifications (2.00 2001)
XG Specifications (1.32 1998)
XG Format Specification (1.26 1996)
Yamaha XG Specification (1.23 1996)
XG GuideBook (1998)
XG GuideBook (1.04 1996)
Recom. for Prod. XG Song Data (2.00 1999)
XG Music Data Prod. Recom. (1.03 1995)
XG Interactive Online Help (2.3 1996)
XG Xtra 1995-96 (8 pdf's in a zip file)


MIDI Resources
MIDI Manufacturers Association
EMUSIC-L - MIDI specification
MIDI Basics
MIDI Resources
OSS Programmer's Guide
MIDI 101 by TweakHeadz Lab
Thomann's Cool Online Guides
SysEx Resources
XG  Resources
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