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by zalo
Fri Jul 24, 2009 10:00 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Require warping help
Replies: 9
Views: 1218

Re: Require warping help

my friend sugarpill made a pretty solid beginners guide to warping here

http://abletontweets.com/post/147745167 ... hnique-for
by zalo
Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:58 am
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Automatically switch between VST instruments
Replies: 6
Views: 1777

Re: Automatically switch between VST instruments

if you make an instrument rack with each one in a separate chain you can make a long clip that says for the first 10 measures route to chain 1 then for the next 18 play chain 2 and so on
by zalo
Thu Jul 23, 2009 10:02 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Slice to midi customization?
Replies: 1
Views: 204

Re: Slice to midi customization?

totally, save the preset in library>defaults>slicing

just open one of the presets blank to see how to set it up
by zalo
Thu Jul 23, 2009 2:57 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger...
Replies: 9
Views: 1622

Re: Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger...

On a related topic (and be warned, I'm fairly new to this so please keep it in terms I'll understand)...What is it that makes a vocoder clear and easy to understand? For instance, in this song, and in some of the works of Herbie Hancock ('I thought it was you', 'Bet your love'). What makes it easy ...
by zalo
Thu Jul 23, 2009 3:38 am
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: change tempo on the fly with ableton
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Re: change tempo on the fly with ableton

every thing should auto warp when you pull it into session view

but in the sample box there is a button that says warp

also ableton comes with a manual
by zalo
Wed Jul 22, 2009 3:20 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Recording Audio from Youtube?
Replies: 3
Views: 265

Re: Recording Audio from Youtube?

google youtube to mp3
by zalo
Wed Jul 22, 2009 2:58 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: triggering drum fills
Replies: 2
Views: 205

Re: triggering drum fills

follow action first
by zalo
Wed Jul 22, 2009 2:56 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: change tempo on the fly with ableton
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Re: change tempo on the fly with ableton

if everything is warped it will play at the project tempo

but any midi controller can learn to the tempo in ableton
by zalo
Wed Jul 22, 2009 5:59 am
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: shitty midi
Replies: 6
Views: 592

Re: shitty midi

does this happen when you play the computer keyboard as an input? does this happen with every instrument or only certain ones? also, i have noticed this but only when its quick notes played through a random velocity then into an instrument rack with chains mapped to different velocities some times c...
by zalo
Wed Jul 22, 2009 5:46 am
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Creating a "whoosh" sound
Replies: 5
Views: 975

Re: Creating a "whoosh" sound

i like putting reverb after the BP filter
by zalo
Tue Jul 21, 2009 8:11 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Bending notes
Replies: 10
Views: 5211

Re: Bending notes

emef wrote:portamento and glide are essentially the same thing
glide is only mono and in mono mode portamento kills the previous note
by zalo
Tue Jul 21, 2009 4:32 pm
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Bending notes
Replies: 10
Views: 5211

Re: Bending notes

i dont have tension so i have no idea

if you start using sampler then you can select glide
by zalo
Tue Jul 21, 2009 4:27 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Sample Triggering Question
Replies: 8
Views: 930

Re: Sample Triggering Question

put them in the same track and they wont ever play at the same time
by zalo
Tue Jul 21, 2009 7:35 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: How much should a drum beat vary during a song?
Replies: 11
Views: 672

Re: How much should a drum beat vary during a song?

the trick to talented music is 32nd note triplets

once you have your midi clip set up with just straight notes then throw on the random midi effect and BOOM, MUSIC
by zalo
Tue Jul 21, 2009 7:31 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: distorting kick drum
Replies: 8
Views: 926

Re: distorting kick drum

write music that distorted kick drums sound good with