Creating song arrangements with randomized Follow Actions


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Creating song arrangements with randomized Follow Actions

Arranging your song can be a very time-consuming process. This is where follow actions can be of great help. This entire arrangement was created using follow actions and with only a single click of my mouse. Let me show you how. Here's my song project. I have created a bunch of elements-- melodies, chords, drums, and a bass line-- each on their own track. I love Session view for its ability to audition various clip combinations. It transforms Live from a DAW into a performance instrument.

(music playing) It's easy enough to make some choices about a potential arrangement and move, copy, and paste, or otherwise organize clips to reflect the sequence I want them to play in. But all of the possible combinations of clips can quickly overwhelm me. I can keep making changes and making changes and making changes. It gets to be too much. And it means that I put off making decisions, and not making decisions is the best way to never finish a project. So, I am going to let follow actions make ...

Creating song arrangements with randomized Follow Actions
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Creating song arrangements with randomized Follow Actions provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Michael Kiraly as part of the Ableton Live 9 Tips and Tricks

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Audio + Music
Software:
Ableton Live
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