There are a lot of things you can do in Live to improve your workflow. And nothing's more annoying than losing the flow when creativity hits you. This tutorial shows you a shortcut that allows for a finer resolution when
Recently I've been reviewing quite a few touchscreen controllers for Ableton Live. LTC-1, a new and free controller for Live comprised of a Max for Live device and a Lemur project by DSRT Sound, takes a decidedly different approach. There
If you're like me and spend a considerable time of music production in the Arrangement View and have an Ableton Push, this Max for Live device is for you. It basically gives you an additional Arrangement Mode on Push, which
This new video in the Ableton Insider Tips series explains how you can achieve exact tempo automation in the Arrangement View. It's really easy, but how it's done is not quite so obvious.
When arranging, the time commands (Duplicate, Delete and Insert Time) and Insert Silence are vital for a great workflow. Yet, a lot of users don't regularly use them.
This tutorial of the 'Ableton Live 9 Quick Tips' shows you a quick way to zoom into any area in MIDI and audio clips as well as in the Arrangement View. A great addition to your editing workflow.
Although there is not just one way to use Live and misusing software can be quite creative, there are best practices of when to use Session View and when to use Arrangement View. I thought I'd explain this here since
In the last tutorial I explained how to achieve time signature and tempo changes in the Arrangement View. The latter only works with newly warped clips and you can only achieve abrupt tempo changes. In this tutorial I will show
In the last tutorial I explained how automatic tempo and time signature changes can be achieved in Live's Session View. So what if you needed this for Arrangement View? Here's how...
Session View is great for getting down loop based ideas or when performing live. Arrangement View, on the other hand, is best used for the production of songs along a traditional musical timeline. It can be handy to start in