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by Greenapples2019
Sat May 04, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Backing Track Volume ?! -> SPDSX
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Re: Backing Track Volume ?! -> SPDSX

Are the SPD-SX pads set at a fixed velocity (Dynamics off) or variable depending on how hard you hit the pad (Dynamics on)?
by Greenapples2019
Fri May 03, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Tips for saving CPU in a large Live set
Replies: 4
Views: 379

Re: Tips for saving CPU in a large Live set

Hi, could you put the drum racks into a chain and then use dummy clips to turn the drum racks and FX on/off when needed, so your CPU is only handling the ones you're using at that time?
by Greenapples2019
Fri May 03, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: How to launch several clips in Session view with drum rack
Replies: 5
Views: 199

Re: How to launch several clips in Session view with drum rack

Hi, the Yamaha DTX-M12 can send up to four MIDI notes per pad, and you can have the notes sent simultaneously or sequentially. So you could assign four notes to a pad and map those to four clips, and trigger them all with one hit of the pad. The DTX-M12 has 12 pads, and if that isn't enough you can ...
by Greenapples2019
Tue Apr 23, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Who uses Live with a live band? What tips can you give me?
Replies: 9
Views: 530

Re: Who uses Live with a live band? What tips can you give me?

Yes happy to do that, I'll put a video together in the next few weeks. In the meantime, I can post some screen grabs. There's quite a lot going on with our set up so I'll do it in stages. Here's what the MBP looks like when we're playing (hopefully this works, it's my first attempt at posting an ima...
by Greenapples2019
Wed Apr 10, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Who uses Live with a live band? What tips can you give me?
Replies: 9
Views: 530

Re: Who uses Live with a live band? What tips can you give me?

We are just starting to use Ableton Live in our four-piece band (guitar/bass/drums, all four sing). We use it in Session view on a MacBook Pro and through a Focusrite 18i20 to our PA system. Each song has at least one scene and the drummer controls it using it a Yamaha DTX-M12. AL is multifunction f...