Another Tool for the Box - Chords in the Kicks

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LoveCapacitor
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Another Tool for the Box - Chords in the Kicks

Post by LoveCapacitor » Sun Dec 21, 2008 8:52 pm

How To Synthesize a Deep Kick Drum in Ableton Live Using Intervals

http://vimeo.com/2545809

misteron
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Post by misteron » Mon Dec 22, 2008 1:18 am

nice
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Post by Kent_in_CO » Tue Dec 23, 2008 5:47 pm

Nice...that's some serious fine-tuning on the low end that you can't achieve with just a sample. A few questions:

- When tuning the kick to the key of the song, which would yield better results - using the root or the fifth? Or would either work, depending on the tune?

- Is there a chart somewhere that shows the specific Hz value of various notes? (i.e. 49 Hz = G). This is essential to tuning the kick, but I couldn't find anything on Google.

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Post by andrew_ » Wed Dec 24, 2008 12:46 pm

I would almost always root for the root. (ha ha)

If you have Live 7, you can find out what frequencies correspond with what pitches by hovering your mouse over an instance the Spectrum tool.

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Post by Moody » Wed Dec 24, 2008 4:21 pm

Very Nice!
Ableton’s engineers are hard
at work developing code that will allow our software to predict the future, but we don’t
anticipate having this available until at least the next major release.

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Post by Undercover Soul » Tue Dec 30, 2008 3:19 pm

http://www.phy.mtu.edu/~suits/notefreqs.html

This is a really simple guide! Infact too simple go google it and you will find some decent stuff with ranges of instruments and the likes. I am at work so cannot post the ones I have up here as they are at home.

This is a bit more like it
http://www.reverse-engineering.info/Aud ... q_info.pdf

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