Showing 5 ideas for tag "Instrument"

Pro Tools features

make independent record enabling for Audio vs MIDI/Instrument a switchable preference!

I saw they fixed this "bug" - 'Record enabling for MIDI/Instrument tracks are once again independent from record enabling on Audio tracks. (PT-239401)' but personally I'm sad about that! As a music creator, I go back and forth between recording guitar and VIs constantly. With latch record off, I expect that the last track I record enabled is the only one record enabled. It's unintuitive for me to have the behavior be... more »

(@migueldgoncalves)

Pro Tools features

Mute MIDI when freezing tracks

Currently (PT 12.8), when freezing instrument tracks, it will not mute the MIDI output of that track automatically. So, for example, if you're routing several instrument tracks to one instance of Kontakt, when you freeze the tracks, unless you mute the MIDI output of each one manually, they'll still play in the background and use up resources. The feature I'm requesting is to simply make it so whenever you freeze a... more »

(@kerrysmith)

Pro Tools features

Shortcut for Instrument Tracks

It would be wonderful to be able to create shortcuts to open specific Virtual Instruments on new Instrument tracks. Presently, to instantiate Kontakt, I have to use the New Track command, use the key commands to choose Stereo and Instrument, and hold-and-scroll through a sizable number of VIs until I get to Kontakt. (or any other VI) I would love to get this down to one command. Even if it's a sequence of actions... more »

Pro Tools features

Add an INPUT MONITORING BUTTON to instrument tracks

I would like to see Instrument tracks have an ' input monitoring button ' ..., the same as Audio Tracks do. Many people actually rehearse their gig ...., - trigger samples to tempo maps etc running in pro tools,, - or others who like JAM along via Pro Tools on a Macbook Pro's etc with a decent low latency Interface hooked up to their rehearsal room P.A's , and once in a blue moon they may actually record with it.... more »