Using Key mode to learn new songs


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Using Key mode to learn new songs

The Push can help you compose songs and perform them live, but it can also be a great learning tool. Remember, the Push is an instrument that you will need to practice in order to master, just like you would on a cello, or guitar. When working with software instruments, the notes that are used to trigger the sounds are called MIDI. MIDI files can be played from your browser or from most medley players. They will usually played with a simple generic sound but once you put them in your music software you could choose to play them with any sound you like.

You can find MIDI files online for almost any song you can think of. You can try and search the song title followed by the word MIDI. I've downloaded the classical piece titled Bach Cello Suite No 1, and let's drop it into Live. I'm going to go to my finder. I'm just going to drag it from the finder, or explorer, if you're on Windows, to an empty clip slot in Live. First, we need to select the sound to be...

Using Key mode to learn new songs
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Using Key mode to learn new songs provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Yeuda Ben-Atar as part of the Making Music with Ableton Push

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Audio + Music
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Ableton Live
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