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Re: Survey: Echoloop + LG Users: Instant Multiply?



I doubt it will be possible because in the EDP and Echoloop Multiply
is a real-time process; you really have to let the playback roll all
the way... and a real-time process can not be made "instant" with
nifty LG control scripting.

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On Thu, Jan 1, 2015 at 11:56 AM, andy butler <akbutler@tiscali.co.uk> 
wrote:
> Hi Phil,
>
> On the EDP I just hit Multiply as quick as possible,
> and it works fine.
>
> So there exists the possibility that this is an Echoloop bug.
>
> ...but really I need your Echoloop settings to know whats going on.
>
> I suspect that adjustment of the SamplerStyle parameter will help.
>
> or Quantise?
>
>
> If not, it's possible to delay the LG by a fixed number of midi-beats.
> Lets not go there just yet.
>
>
> andy
>
>
> On 01/01/2015 09:07, Phil Clevenger wrote:
>>
>> Okay all you Echoloop & Little Giant people…
>>
>> I’ve spent two days on this problem and now I must come to you :)
>>
>> *Goal: To create a command on the LG that will result in effectively an
>> “Instant Multiply” like we see on the LP1 or in Mobius. “Go to next 
>> loop,
>> copy and multiply x 4.” Or: “Go to Loop 3 and multiply x 3 cycles.” That
>> kind of thing.*
>>
>> For the Echoloop, it’s harder that it seems like it ought to be:
>>
>> The problem is, Echoloop/EDP uses “Multi-Increase” to accomplish such
>> stuff - and that’s great, but it’s also a hassle. If I want x4, that’s
>> *four* tap dance steps. I want to do this in one :)
>>
>> On the LG, I can execute Next Loop, or Go To Loop, and with SndMulti
>> active in the Echoloop, I’ll be in Multiply mode right away. Now, to 
>> emulate
>> the 4 note ons and note offs that four presses of Multiply would make, 
>> I can
>> program them into the same LG switch press… but the problem is, it’s 
>> very
>> important *when* those commands execute: they must execute *after* the
>> rounding period after I press the “Next Loop” switch, when we have 
>> arrived
>> in Multiply mode. Delaying messages by absolute times is supported by 
>> LG,
>> but that is useless as I will not always be reliably at the same tempo;
>> delaying by beats in the LG is useless too, as I cannot use the LG as my
>> clock, nor will I always know how many beats are required.
>>
>> /The LG simply has no awareness of Echoloop states… /
>>
>> So… anyone know how to make an Instant Multiply using these tools?
>>
>> And yes - that’s how I’ve spent New Years Eve and the days leading up to
>> it :D
>>
>> HAPPY NEW YEAR :)
>>
>> Thanks all -
>>
>> Phil :)
>>
>>
>