Understanding the power of clip envelopes


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Understanding the power of clip envelopes

Clip automation envelopes are overlooked but powerful aspect of Live. Let's take a look at how you add automation to a clip in Session view, and while we are at it, we will see a couple of innovative types of automation that are unique to Ableton Live. So in an earlier video, we took a look at how to write automation in the Arrangement view. This time we'll take a look at Session view and how to write automation to a clip. So if we choose a clip, we look down here in the Clip Overview area, we can see automation by clicking the Envelope Show or Hide button. Then we get this extra box that appears, and we get a couple of choosers that work just like the choosers that are in the Arrangement window.

But we get a few more additions in this case. So for instance if I click on the Device or Clip chooser, I will choose Mixer here, and then in the sub-chooser, I can see the same types of options that were available in the Arrangement view. So if I click on Volume, I now get a volume graph, o...

Understanding the power of clip envelopes
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Understanding the power of clip envelopes 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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