Learn to Record and Overdub MIDI in Ableton Live 9


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Recording and overdubbing MIDI

Getting ready to record MIDI is the hard part. Now that we have a routine established to take us through the process, let's make a video recording and learn how to use Live's MIDI Overdub function. So, I'm going to start by loading an instrument onto this first default MIDI track. So, let me click the Instruments category, and I'll just drop down to Impulse and grab this first preset, and I'll load that by dragging it onto the track. Or down into this drop instrument or sample area. So, as soon as I loaded that, notice that the track became record enabled, and the clip Stop buttons turned into Record buttons.

So, let me check to see if I've got signal by pressing a key on my keyboard. And if you'll remember, that first slot on the impulse drum machine there is mapped to c3 or middle c, okay? So, I've got sound. Next, I'll go up and enable the Metronome button so that I've got a time reference. I'm going to check to make sure that ...

Recording and overdubbing MIDI
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Recording and overdubbing MIDI provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Rick Schmunk as part of the Ableton Live 9 Essential Training

Subject:
Audio + Music
Software:
Ableton Live
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