The only thing I've ever seen that did this well was Opcode's Studio Vision Pro... and it didn't work in real time. Sadly, I don't even think this software exists anymore (does it?), but it was once my tool of choice for recording midi and audio in a multitrack format. Mark Sottilaro On Thursday, May 8, 2003, at 11:14 AM, Richard Zvonar wrote: > At 11:19 AM -0700 5/7/03, Herb wrote: >> Wonderfully terrible is how I'd describe the VP70. >> The VP70 is a very ambitious mid-80's vocal processor that often >> fails in >> very interesting ways. The pitch-to-MIDI is amusingly poor. It's fun >> to >> hear it trying to make sense out of speech, drums or chords. > > This sort of behavior seems to be endemic to most, if not all, pitch > trackers. I've done a bit of work with the Fairlight Voicetracker, > which originally sold in the $2000+ range. It also freaks out in > amusing and musically useful ways when fed complex inputs. I chose to > pursue this as a compositional strategy.