.mid

File Type MIDI File IconMIDI File
File Format Standard
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Standard MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) file; contains music data such as what notes are played, when they are played, how loud each note is played, how long each note is held, etc; may also contain MIDI controller data for changing instruments on a MIDI hardware device, sustain pedal information, and other types of MIDI data.

Can be played back using software instruments, but does not contain actual audio data.

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft Windows Media Player

IconNullsoft Winamp

IconNoteworthy Composer

macOS

IconApple QuickTime Player

IconApple Logic Pro

IconTiMidity++

Unix

IconTiMidity++

IconKMid

Updated 2007
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