Apple II Floppy Drive Music Project

I wanted to see if the Apple II could make “Floppy Drive Music” with a 3.5″ floppy drive like all those fancy Arduino controllers do. Turns out, it certainly can.

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  • Platform Requirements: Any 1Mhz Apple // with a Game IO Port and a standard IBM-style 3.5″ Floppy Drive. (No, it doesn’t use the native Apple II drives to make music. That would be sacrelige.)
  • Application Language: Applesoft and 6502 Machine Language
  • Interface Language: English

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  • Version 1.0 – 210 kb Zip File
    • 140K DOS 3.3 Floppy Image
    • Project Instructions
    • Source Code

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