Also to note, a note with negative p3 ties to the next note, and
tying ends with the first positive p3 note after that. Using the
fractional instrument number (i.e. 1.3, 1.4) means you can tie
multiple notes of an instrument to other notes at the same time (i.e.
create glissandi chords). You can also tie multiple notes together.
There is a chapter in the Csound Book by Richard Dobson, and I also
have a Csound Journal article that discusses tied notes:
On Tue, Jun 12, 2012 at 7:29 PM, Victor Lazzarini
<[hidden email]> wrote:
> instrument 1 instance 3; negative p3 means indefinite duration. The instance
> then can be stopped with a negative matching p1 (-1.3).
> http://www.csounds.com/manual/html/i.html >
> On 13 Jun 2012, at 00:17, Roger Kelly wrote:
> csoundObj.sendScore(String.format("i1.%d 0 -2 %d", id, id));
> I am looking at the MultiTouch example from the Csound android app. What
> does this type of score line mean?
> i1.3 0 -2 3 for example.
> I don't understand "p1" and "p3" here. p1 is instrument but 1.3? and -2 for
> the duration?
> Dr Victor Lazzarini
> Senior Lecturer
> Dept. of Music
> NUI Maynooth Ireland
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