Liam O’Mullane is back for the next instalment of MusicTech’s Ableton Live Tutorials. This week, he dives into using audio clips within Live, exploring ways to edit and manipulate audio samples to get creative in your project. In this 15 minute tutorial, Liam also clarifies the difference in Live’s Session and Arrangement views when working with audio clips.
With this lesson, you will learn how to use the reverse, transpose, split, warp and loop tools to your advantage, and much more.
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
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.