The following tables represent the MMA’s (MIDI Manufacturers Association) 1995 update of the MIDI 1.0 specification, which defines the MIDI protocol. You should use this appendix as a reference guide and a summary of the information explained in Chapters 2 and 3.
In the following tables, you will find a list for each category of Status bytes found in a MIDI message. Remember that each MIDI message starts with a Status byte and is then followed by its appropriate number of Data bytes. This section lists all possible Status byte values sorted in binary order and what they represent.
Table B.1. Expanded Status Bytes List for the Note Off Function
1st Byte Value: Binary ...