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Bends & Legato don't translate to recorded MIDI? (help!)

Hey everyone, I’m using the latest version of MIDI Guitar as a plugin in Logic (I followed Jam Origin’s guide to using the plugin in Logic, using a separate track as MIDI input and all that) and it works like a charm, what an amazing invention - until I tried recording with it.

My desired synth part has legatos and bends, and so I enabled those options on in the plugin. When just playing along and even during recording, everything sounds as it should. Once the part has been recorded however, I played it back and everything’s back to sounding like a piano (no legato or bends). I’ve also noticed that there are no bend or legato markers in the piano roll.

Is there a fix for this? Or is this just an inherent flaw? Thanks again everyone!

There are in standard midi no polyphonic bends and no polyphonic legatos.
These options are only supported in monophonic synths.
Only in MPE synths polyphonic legato and bends are supported, but we currently do not support that.
Bends often do work in polyphonic synths and samplers, but will detune all voices. This is why MG will only create bends when 1 tone is sounding.

If it sounds has it should this means that it’s generating correctly the midi events.
If after that the recorded events are not the same then you maybe have some midi filter?

I don’t think you get what I’m saying … as I said when I’m just noodling around and even when I’m tracking the legatos are there. It’s just that when it’s all said and done and I play my recording back, it’s not.

what’s a midi filter? how do I turn it off?

The midi filter in Logic is adaptable via menu Record / recording settings / section:midi / tab:input filter

I have nothing checked, so that shouldn’t be the issue …

if the synth on the instrument track is doing the right thing, there is no way that the recording should sound different imho.
If you have other instrument tracks, maybe one of them is monitoring alongt, and on playback that synth is not recorded, so you hear something different.