How to map a small midi range (e.g. 0 - 50) to full parameter range?

Hi everybody,

I've searched and read alot of stuff, however was not able to figure this out:

I would like to map a small midi range to the full parameter range (of an arbitrary parameter).

E.g. I have a (cheap) midi rotary controller (like the BCR2000 ;-) ) and would like to control a parameter by only slightly moving the rotary knob. Let's say Midi Value 0 - 40 to the full cutoff range.

I know that this makes resolution very coarse, however im sure that there should be a way of achieving my goal...

I DONT want to map the full MIDI range 0-127 to a sector of the parameter range (which is described everywhere and where all my previous searches ended), I would like to have it the other way round (and accept the loss of resolution of course).

I hope somebody had the same problem and knows a solution...

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Korkiesi 2 years ago | 0 comments

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  • Mark One
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    Thought about this one for ages and concluded there was no way to do it. But then a friend of mine came up with a solution to emulating a DJ mixer EQ potentiometer (knob) and I realised that it also solves your problem (and mine).

    Ok in a nutshell:

    Enjoy : )

    M-A-R-K

    2 years ago | 0 comments
  • re:dream
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    It can be very easily done in Live.

     

    With Live in Midi map mode, click the browser open panel.

    You will get a chart of the MIDI mappings

    You can assign the values there.

    8 months ago | 0 comments

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