Overview of Live racks


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Overview of Live racks

One of Ableton Live's most powerful and innovative features is Live racks. Racks allow you to save multiple effect and/or instrument devices as a single preset. Let's take a look at how they work. So, racks can include audio effects, MIDI effects, instrument devices, or any combination of the above. Let's try creating an audio effects rack on this first track, by dragging a couple of effects down into this Kick track. So, I am going to drag this is Kick Compressor preset here, and let me also grab an EQ.

I'll put that actually before the compressor. I'll make a bit of a change here. Oftentimes, I'll take a dip out of it about 225 Hz, and I'll tighten the Q just a little bit. So, we've got two affects here now on this first track. Let's see what that sounds like. (Drums playing.) So that's tightened that kick up a little bit. Now, what I want to do is turn those into a rack. So I am going to select the two title bars of those affects, and I am going to ri...

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

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Audio + Music
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Ableton Live
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