How to use Sequencer, MidiEvent and ShortMessage to play sound in java

Asked on June 14, 2015
Any one know how to play a song/music/a tone using program/code in java. Is it possible to create a sound effect in java using java code? How to use Sequencer, MidiEvent and ShortMessage for sound.

Replied on June 14, 2015
Yes, It is possible to play a sound using java code.

Replied on June 14, 2015
If you want to play a sound using Java program you MUST import java sound package in your code i.e.
  import javax.sound.midi.*;

Replied on June 14, 2015
Yes u can. 
See the example to play a sound

import javax.sound.midi.MidiEvent;
import javax.sound.midi.MidiSystem;
import javax.sound.midi.Sequence;
import javax.sound.midi.Sequencer;
import javax.sound.midi.ShortMessage;
import javax.sound.midi.Track;

public class MiniMusicApp {
public static void main(String[] args) {
MiniMusicApp mini = new MiniMusicApp();;
public void play() {
Sequencer player = MidiSystem.getSequencer();;
Sequence seq = new Sequence(Sequence.PPQ, 4);
Track track = seq.createTrack();
ShortMessage a = new ShortMessage();
a.setMessage(144, 1, 44, 100);
MidiEvent noteOn = new MidiEvent(a, 1);
ShortMessage b = new ShortMessage();
b.setMessage(128, 1, 44, 100);
MidiEvent noteOff = new MidiEvent(b, 16);
} catch(Exception ex){


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