Visualising MIDI files with Python

Colin Wren
3 min readMay 21, 2017

Plug — I’ve since done even more work with MIDI and created a MIDI to LSDJ app in Python

I’m really into music, If you spend 5 minutes talking to me you’ll probably realise that I care a little too much about how particular songs, albums and bands make me feel when I listen to them and why other bands just don’t cut the audio mustard.

I have a growing collection of notation files on my computer for my favourite songs, these are often in Guitar Pro (me being a guitar player) or in MIDI. The latter comes in very handy when I want to record myself…

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Colin Wren

Currently building reciprocal.dev. Interested in building shared understanding, Automated Testing, Dev practises, Metal, Chiptune. All views my own.