Copy Leader Tempo Automation?

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charliechuck01
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Copy Leader Tempo Automation?

Post by charliechuck01 » Fri Sep 11, 2020 4:49 pm

I have a track with tempo changes that I've identified as the "Tempo Leader", which adds tempo automation to the Master track—BUT—it's greyed out, so I can't select or edit it. What I'd like to do is copy that automation to a track in another set.
Thanks!!

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Re: Copy Leader Tempo Automation?

Post by Angstrom » Fri Sep 11, 2020 7:17 pm

If you right click the master arrange BPM and and show automation it will show you the envelope for that leader

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Re: Copy Leader Tempo Automation?

Post by charliechuck01 » Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:23 pm

Thanks; I can see the automation envelope, I just can't select it, and so I can't copy it...

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Re: Copy Leader Tempo Automation?

Post by Angstrom » Sat Sep 12, 2020 2:45 am

that's weird.

try this:
  1. Right click BPM and choose show automation
  2. in the automation for BPM drag a selection over the whole thing
  3. right click and choose copy
  4. make a new midi track in Arrangement , add a clip into it
  5. in the clip choose Envelopes: Midi Control : Channel pressure
  6. in that empty envelope choose Paste,
the paste action should paste the transferred BPM automation onto this blank clip.

if you want you could drag that clip into your browser and use it as a proxy, a transferral medium.
drag it into the destination song and reverse the process. copy and paste it into the BPM of the destination

this does work as far as I recall

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