Dynamic mixing Use automation Ableton Live 9


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Dynamic mixing using automation

If we think of an old-school mixing engineer working on a big analog mixer disc, we think of an active mixing process. When building the track, the mixing engineer does not simply adjust the volume, panning, EQ, and compression and sits back; he moves the faders according to the song energy, creating a dynamic mix that would carry the energy of the song with more impact. You can choose to go the old-school way and record your volume automations using a MIDI controller or edit them in manually into automation lanes.

Let's go to the Arrangement view and first, I am going to open up the Guitar group. Under Guitar, I am going to open up the automation lane, expand it, and I am going to click on the Track Volume so Live will jump to the automation lane of the Track Volume. Then I am going to zoom in on the intro and make kind of a fade-in. So, create a breakpoint by clicking, create another breakpoint by clicking somewhere else. Everything is now highlighted, so let's click into backgro...

Dynamic mixing using automation
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Dynamic mixing using automation provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Yeuda Ben-Atar as part of the Up and Running with Ableton Live 9

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Audio + Music
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Ableton Live
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