music mouse icon image The Music Mouse Manual

Contents

Table of Contents

Music Mouse -- An Intelligent Instrument

  Why Music Mouse? -An Introduction
  What Music Mouse Is
  Setting Up and Running MM

Playing A Music Mouse

  Music Mouse Keyboard Controls
  Types of Keyboard Controls

Music Mouse Keyboard Usage

  1 -- General Controls
  2 -- Type of Harmony
  3 -- Transposition
  4 -- Addition of Melodic Patterning
  5 -- Voicing
  6 -- Loudness, Muting, Articulation
  7 -- Tempo
  8 -- Rhythmic Treatments
  9 -- Internal Sound Selection
  10 -- MIDI Sound Select & Control

Using Music Mouse with Other Software

Mouse Exercises and other Things to Try

  Moving the Mouse
  The Mouse Button
  Value Oscillations and Grouping
  Articulation
  Some Keyboard Chops
  Tempo
  Loudness
  Using Timbre
  Harmony Handlers
  Transposition
  Automated Melodic Patterning
  Symmetries
  Some Two Part Counterpoint
  Combining into Composing
  MIDI Manipulations
  Why Music Mice Have Big Ears

Keyboard Controls Quick Reference

  --General Controls
  --Pitch Content
  --Voicing
  --Temporal Placement
  --Sound Characteristics

The Music Mouse Keyboard Map

ENJOY THE PROGRAM!!!!