The voting in the 2022 MIDI Innvoation Awards has closed and the response was pretty astounding. 

6,639 people cast 23,676 votes for the 109 entrants. 

The 15 finalists are listed in the MIDI Innovation Awards page.

Use the form to the left to register for the MIDI Innovation Awards show hosted by BBC Click's LJ Rich happening on Saturday, May 28 at 10 am Pacific, 1 pm Eastern and 6 PM London. 

What is the MIDI Association?

The MIDI Association is the global non-profit organization that connects the companies who develop MIDI products and new MIDI specifications with all the people around the world that create music and art with MIDI. 

Our Mission for Individual Members

  • Nurture an inclusive community of people who create music and art with MIDI
  • Connect the people who use MIDI with the companies that create MIDI products
  • Explain new technical developments in MIDI and explore how to use them
  • Promote new ways of creatively using MIDI
  • Create an environment for community members to learn from each other

MIDI Innovation Awards Show

On Saturday, May 28, Host LJ Rich will be joined by an international panel of judges and the finalists from the 2022 MIDI Innovations Awards to explore the latest in MIDI Innovation at the MIDI Innovation 2022 Awards Show.

Our Mission for Corporate Members

  • Develop and enhance MIDI to respond to new market needs
  • Create new MIDI 2.0 standards with broad industry participation
  • Ensure the interoperability of MIDI products
  • Protect the term MIDI and the MIDI logo marks
  • Promote the use of MIDI technology and products

Latest MIDI Blog Posts

New MIDI Association Member embodme releases Erae Touch MIDI 2.0 ready controller

On a recent trip to Paris, we got a chance to visit one of the newest members of the MIDI Association, embodme and meet their whole development team that had just finished up and shipped the first units of their Erae Touch MIDI 2.0 ready controller. 

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