User Manual

MIDI Editor

The MIDI editor allows you to create or edit a MIDI event. This lets you specify the type of MIDI event to send or receive, as well as the optional channel, value, and other parameters pertaining to the selected MIDI event.

OnSong supports a number of types of MIDI events. Pick one of these types to learn how to configure it for you needs.


This is a control change (or CC) which is typically sent from a foot pedal, knob, or slider. You can pick a channel and value to send for the control change event.


This is a program change (or PC) event which is used for selecting different sounds or modules on a device. You must pick a channel as well as the program. Optionally you can choose bank select information.


This is used for playing notes on a MIDI instrument. You must pick a channel as well as the note value.


This is used to send Non-Registered Parameter Numbers to devices which require it. (Experimental)

Start, Continue and Stop

These are used to control MIDI playback of a track or sequence and do not have any additional properties.

Song Select

This is used for picking a specific song to be queued.


This is used for sending more advanced messages to and from MIDI devices. These are often times manufacturer specific.


This is used to add delays when sending multiple MIDI commands for equipment that must process MIDI before accepting more information.


This is used to send a MIDI global which is a predefine set of MIDI commends to be sent as a group.

OnSong 2023 — Last Updated on November 9, 2019