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Re: Vedr. RE: Vedr. Re: lap top sync with the hardware looper
as far as I know Eivind uses the rptr with that blue three-button
footswitch, no midi sync.
rune fagereng wrote:
> Thanks !
> I am into this Norwegian guitarist Eivind Aarset, and have seen
> him live a lot. His drummer plays loops on a mac along with his
> drumming. And Aarset makes loops and themes on the repeater. I have
> seen his rig, and I havent seen any midi connections.
> One explaination can be that he has the repeater on beat detect, and
> that he uses sort loops and themes, for a brief time, before making
> new ones, and then he`ll have no problems with things getting out of
> sync. I have tryied this but when I uses delay, the repeater
> misscalculate the bpm, and ruins the effect of the delay.
> Thanks for your answer.
> best regards Rune F
> jeff larson <firstname.lastname@example.org> skrev:
> From: rune fagereng
> > What I am doing as far, is to set the repeaters bmp with the
> same bmp
> > as the ableton-software, and then loop along with the laptop,
> but they
> > drift apart after some time.
> > ...
> > but I still think its strange that they drift apart.
> This is normal, the BPM's are not actually the same. They may both
> claim to be 120 but one will actually be something like 120.0247 and
> the other 120.0963. Over time they will eventually drift. They
> have to be physically connected in some way to maintain identical
> tempos, similar to " word clock " with audio interfaces.
> Connecting them with MIDI does not actually make their clocks
> run at exactly the same tempo, but it provides a point of
> reference so that the slave can detect when it is drifting
> and make a correction.
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