Re: [linux-audio-user] Beginner sampler questions

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Date: Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 4:45 pm

On Wednesday 24 March 2004 3:24 pm, Chris Metzler wrote:

Yes and no. I've not used samplers much as such. The difference is that a
synth that uses samples uses relatively short bursts of sound, mostly the
attack portion, that the ear uses to differentiate instruments and various
loop portions, the difference is made up with synthesised sound.
This kind of thing exists in soundfonts, usable by fluidsynth and editable
with smurf/swami (in theory)

> One of the most obvious uses I can see for a sampler would be to

http://www.hammersound.net/
http://www.findsounds.com/

> And I wonder about how people use the extended samples I find.

It's a time consuming business to make them from scratch, yes.

Sorry for rather brief answer.

tim hall

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[linux-audio-user] Beginner sampler questions, Chris Metzler, (Wed Mar 24, 3:30 pm)
Re: [linux-audio-user] Beginner sampler questions, Mark Knecht, (Wed Mar 24, 5:38 pm)
Re: [linux-audio-user] Beginner sampler questions, Chris Metzler, (Fri Mar 26, 5:59 pm)
Re: [linux-audio-user] Beginner sampler questions, Christian Henz, (Wed Mar 24, 4:51 pm)
Re: [linux-audio-user] Beginner sampler questions, Chris Metzler, (Fri Mar 26, 5:13 pm)
Re: [linux-audio-user] Beginner sampler questions, tim hall, (Wed Mar 24, 4:45 pm)
Re: [linux-audio-user] Beginner sampler questions, Chris Metzler, (Fri Mar 26, 5:10 pm)