My synthesizer (Yamaha mx88) is plugged into the back (which has no gain controls) of my audio interface (Focusrite Scarlett 4i4) and that is plugged into my laptop (MacBook pro) running Focusrite control and Ableton live. The signal reads around -36db. Is this normal? Why is the signal so low?

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    can you provide more info: what settings on synth, what kind of interface, what input and gain are you using on it. etc
    – Rory Alsop
    Oct 1 '20 at 9:30
  • @RoryAlsop yes I'll do an edit
    – Cam White
    Oct 2 '20 at 19:24

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