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Name/Version: Mentat Slice Drummer 0.300
Author: xanadu  
Description: Version 0.300
- Changes for using Mentat together with the Launchpad Drum Sequencer
- There are 14 pads now
- Midi schema changes
- Midi device-mappings changes

You can pick up the Launchpad Drum Sequencer for free at:
http://www.maxforlive.com/library/device.php?id=352

Version 0.201
- Automation for MIDI devices and Live Control Surfaces is added.

General description

The Mentat Slice Drummer will slice a drum loop into hits and place these on 16 pads. You can also load single drum hits into the pads. It uses a neural network to recognise drum sounds such as kicks, snares and hats. It places these sounds in a standard pattern. You can rearrange the slices to make your own kit. The pads can be played by the white midi notes from C3 to B4.

Support at LaunchpadDrumSeq@site4fun.nl
 

Device Details

Downloads: 4044
Tags drum, sampler, glitch
Live Version Used: 8.2.1
Max Version Used: 5.1.7
Date Added: Nov 07 2010 08:22:13
Date Last Updated: Dec 16 2010 08:37:17
Average Rating (2) 5
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Device Type: midi_device
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License (more info): AttributionNoDerivatives

Device Files

Device File: Mentat Slice Drummer ver. 0.300.amxd
 


Comments

Looking forward to trying this. Suggestion for future version (in case you're looking for suggestions ;) ) the ability to accept live input would be very interesting (perhaps via a 'record' function).

Sounds exciting! Going to give it a whirl today! thanks for your efforts

great!

Very cool! Looking forward to an update. Do you think drag and drop audio from a track in the session view is possible.

Thanks for the addition.

Currently I'm working on automation. There are some stability issues which need to solved.

@butbutter

The idea of live input from Live is interesting. However, an instrument has no audio input and an audio effect has no midi input so I have to create a workaround.

@redoom

The MaxForLive dropfile objects needs dropping of a filename (as the name suggests), A live clip is something else and it can't be dropped on a dropfile. Drag and drop from a Live Looper effect doesn't work either. So I'm afraid we can't drag and drop audio from Live into a MFL device.

X.

Oh well great device either way. Thanks again.

JR

Great Job !!!! thanx

yeah! going to test new version n thks!

I'd like to second that request for a live audio input, It is a device I've always dreamed about.

I think midi mappable pads would suffice for me, I wouldn't be that interested in automating as you could achieve the same end with 'slice to midi' on a drum loop in an audio track and then programming the generated drum rack.

but great device as is BTW, good work!

This doesn't seem to be working properly in L9.1/M6.1.5

I am having problems with this : ( for some reason the slices on the C3 works and the others are only playing the left or right channel for some reason. Any idea why this is doing this?

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