Re: Diff. between Coyote and Sforzando
D F Tweedie
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The answer is a qualified yes. Qualified because you are essentially limited to one MIDI port and specific channel and patch assignments in BIAB. For example, if I recall of the top of my head, BIAB will always output its Bass instrument on MIDI channel 2 and, depending on the style chosen, default to a GM bass patch # between 33-40, where acoustic, electric and synth bass sounds reside. Now when you load your Miraslav bank into Sample Tank, you will no longer be in General MIDI and the bank will have other patches assigned to those specific patch numbers. Accordingly, it won't sound right.
You will need to then learn how to reroute patches within BIAB ... a sometimes daunting task.
The ideal way to 'play' with BIAB MIDI arrangements is to get a good external sound module with high quality GM sounds. Then you have no latency and can quickly listen to different arrangements you produce. When you like something you can then export the MIDI file as a Type 1 file with separate tracks and specifically select the option to not have the patch numbers written into the files ... so that when you open them in your DAW you can assign any patch you like from Sample Tank 3 or any other virtual instrument without worry or confusion as to why your chosen sound keeps switching to something else.