This week in our Ableton Live Tutorials, Liam O’Mullane shares some pretty handy wisdom with us, showing us how to slice audio clips to MIDI data in Ableton Live 10. This tool is fantastic for taking a recorded drum loop, for example, and replaying the sounds in a different pattern and rhythm, allowing you to transform a sample into something entirely new. Liam breaks down the different types of slicing methods and gets us familiar with Live 10’s Simpler instrument.
Other lessons in our Ableton Live Tutorials series so far include:
- Exploring the interface
- Arrangement and session view
- Choosing instrument sounds
- MIDI clip recording and editing
- MIDI clip programming
- Using Audio Clips
- Understanding Warp Modes
- Learn insert effects
- Introduction to the mixer
Those of you who already know Live inside and out, but are looking to explore other DAWs may want to check out our Logic Tips Series, following a similar pattern to this course.
Liam O’Mullane is an Ableton Live expert and has been working with us for quite some time now, and was even previously Features Editor for MusicTech. He has offered his expertise over at dBs Music and Ask Audio, and has played out as a DJ on BBC 1Xtra radio and won many DJ competitions under the alias The Scratch Technician.