How to plug a MIDI keyboard into your computer

Speed up creativity and productivity

Using a MIDI keyboard with your music software really does aid the creative process and enhances productivity by making it simply faster to “get the notes in” to your digital compositions whether they be in notation software or in a sequencing program or digital audio workstation.

If you’ve never used a MIDI keyboard with your computer before, or you’ve trouble making it work in the past, watch the video below for an overview of how to connect the two.

Related: [Printable Guide] How To Set Up Your MIDI Keyboard

Related: Sibelius Tutorial – How To Record With Your MIDI keyboard

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