Switch scenes like Maschine

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jlip
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Switch scenes like Maschine

Post by jlip » Fri May 15, 2020 9:35 pm

I was playing around with NI Maschine and I noticed that if you click on a scene in the middle of a bar, it will switch to that scene instantly and play from the current beat (instead of starting from the beginning).

So for example if I play Scene 1, then at 1.2.4, I launch Scene 2, it will start playing the Scene 2 content that is positioned at 1.3.1, instead of starting at 1.1.1.

I found this to be quite a nice feature because it allows your scenes to "overlap" and you can get some nice natural fills/transitions between scenes.

Can Ableton Live do this? So far I've only been able to launch at the start of clips.

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Re: Switch scenes like Maschine

Post by [jur] » Sat May 16, 2020 1:07 am

You can do this with clips by activating their legato mode (it's in the detail clip view), but not with Scenes.
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