While sending MIDI signals, drums are mapped based on General MIDI standard.
What does GM stand for?
GM stands for General MIDI
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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- General Magistrate (Florida law)
- General Maintenance Aptitude Area
- General Major (German)
- General Manager
- General Market
- General Mayhem (game)
- General Meeting (various organizations)
- General Merchandise
- General Merit
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Depending on the keyboard's features, it may or may not be suitable for actual piano practice, but it may be useful for MIDI playback (if it has a General MIDI soundset) or for interacting with computer software.
If you are looking to purchase an electronic keyboard, be sure it has a GM logo on it indicating that the device is General MIDI compliant.
The eighty-eight note SS-100 Digital Ensemble Piano has a natural balanced advanced hammer action keybed, 128 General MIDI 3D instrument samples, a three-track sequencer, MIDI and one-inch analogue outputs, and for a limited time, a matching stand and bench.
The CTK-691 is a thirty-two-note polyphonic General MIDI touch-sensitive keyboard that features Advanced ZPI Sound Source, Drawbar Organ, Stereo Piano Sound and Internet Data Expansion.