How to Use the Looper Audio Effect in Ableton Live 9


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Using the Looper audio effect

One of the most unique effects in Ableton Live is the Looper Audio Effect. You can use the Looper to create music in real time. This technique is called Live Looping. Live Looping is creating and then layering loop in real time, let me show you. (music playing) Nice. Let's take a look at how to do that in Ableton Live.

So in Live, I set up an Instrument rack just like we did in previous videos. I have added all my instruments into different chains and set up the different instruments in each chain, and mapped the chain selector to my MIDI keyboard, so every time I hit the pad, it changed an instrument. I have also mapped the Macro and the Looper, we'll check it out in a second, but before that, I routed the instrument rack to the Looper, as you can see here, Audio To > Looper.

Let's go check out the Looper. So to use the Looper, you need to create a new audio track using Command+T or Ctrl+T, go into Audio Effects, and drag in and drop in the Looper. The Looper device would allow us to ...

Using the Looper audio effect
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Using the Looper audio effect provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Yeuda Ben-Atar as part of the Ableton Live 9 for Live Performance

Subject:
Audio + Music
Software:
Ableton Live
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