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Re: Using SampleDepth and SampleRate for SoundNote data?

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  • Subject: [mg86591] Re: Using SampleDepth and SampleRate for SoundNote data?
  • From: dh <dh at>
  • Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2008 04:17:14 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <frcltd$rqd$>


SoundNote gives a representation of sound as MIDI events, not as 

samples. You would typically export it in MIDI format, not in a sampled 


hope this helps, Daniel

brtubb at wrote:

> Since Mathematica 6.0.2 0's new SoundNote function doesn't have a

> direct optional parameter for SampleDepth and SampleRate, is there any

> way to have those capabilies accesed and applied to its output? Those

> parameters are otherwise availble when used with the Play[] and the

> ListPlay[] functions. For example, I would like to ensure the hightest

> quality (and usuable by most users) of playback with values of

> SampleDepth->8 and SampleRate->44100, although some soundcards, such

> as the Audigy 2, support SampleDepth=24 and SampleRate->96000. Can

> anyone give me an example of how to take advantage of this within the

> range of the parameters for SoundNote[] objects?


> Benjamin Tubb

> brtubb at


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