Ok, so I have a midi keyboard and I usually play it through garageband on my mac... are there any free programs I can use to play the keyboard through so I dont have to open up garageband everytime i want to play it.. I'm not sure if this is the right thread... but thanks in advance
I find that garageband is really the best solution for that. I made one big GB session with like 30 tracks, one for each of my synth/piano/etc sounds, so I can switch between them easily. The whole process takes like a minute to load garageband and I'm playing right away. I don't see how it could really get much easier, and any standalone program won't have the tweakability that garageband has over all of the sounds.