Advanced MIDI editing


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Advanced MIDI editing

When editing MIDI, we often focus on quantizing and fixing rhythmic errors, and forget to use the other tools that are available to improve a MIDI performance. In this video, we'll learn how to edit note duration, transpose notes, and edit note velocities. So again, editing MIDI starts with making a selection. So let's open this bass clip up in the MIDI Editor, by clicking on the clip. So in this clip, I've got notes that are at the wrong length and the wrong pitch and the wrong duration. So let's see how we fix that. Now, I can change a note's duration by moving my cursor to the edge of the note and then dragging out the length of the note. And I am going to zoom in before I do that so we can see a little bit more detail.

So again, just move my cursor over the edge of the note and click and drag. Now I have got my Follow switch on, so we heard it play. And because the grid is enabled, the note immediately snapped over to this other gridline. So let me undo that. If I wa...

Advanced MIDI editing
Video duration: 6m 49s 7h 20m Beginner

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Advanced MIDI editing provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Rick Schmunk as part of the Ableton Live 8 Essential Training

Subject:
Audio + Music
Software:
Ableton Live
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