What’s New in Ableton Live 10
It’s the update we’ve all been waiting for – Ableton Live 10 drops this month and this video series takes you through absolutely everything that’s on offer and shows you exactly how it all works so you can hit the ground running and make the most of every feature and function in this release.
Whether you’ve already got your finger on the update button or you’re keen to discover the ins and outs Ableton Live– this course is mandatory viewing.
Update Your Knowledge And Maximize Your Studio Time With Ableton Live 10
Including many long awaited features as well as brand new functions and audio devices, there’s loads to discover in Ableton Live 10 for both enthusiasts and pro users.
By the end of this 3 hour, 18-part course you’ll have a thorough and practical working knowledge of everything new and updated in this release.
Starting with the interface and file handling through to the changes in the workflow, navigation and new browser features. Be amongst the first users to deep dive into Ableton’s new instruments and audio devices such as the wavetable synthesizer, the new echo audio device the drum buss and more as well as the individual updates to existing software.
You’ll also get a systematic walkthrough of many new arrangement and editing features which have received impressive updates as well as a good look at max for Live which comes bundled with Live 10.
- Watch, Listen and Learn – our easy to follow video instruction shows you how to get professional sound results
- Over 3 hours of expert video tuition
- 18 walkthrough videos covering each of the new and improved features of Ableton Live 10
> File Handling
> Wavetable 2
> Drum Buss
> EQ8 & Utility
> Multiclip Editing
> Midi Capture
> Arrangement View
> Stereo & Drum Rack Routing
> Max for LIve
- Learn at your own pace, watch as many times as you need to learn the lessons
ABOUT YOUR TUTOR
Professional instruction from a working sound designer. It’s like having your own private tutor!
Your tutor Josh a.k.a Studio Slave has a structured style of teaching that breaks complex concepts into easy to understand tips and techniques.
A passionate producer and DJ, Studio Slave approaches his work from both technical and creative performance angles.
Studio Slave has a proven commitment to expanding his own skills as much as those of his peers through his work as an event promoter, DJ, producer, content creator, tutor and student he is constantly evolving while giving back to the music community.
In this video we give a brief overview of all of the main features in Ableton Live 10 and this course. Each new feature will be covered in detail over the course of the next 17 videos.
Discover all the visual and interface changes to Ableton Live, such as the colour palette and changes to clips.
Get up to speed all the changes involved with setting up and recording audio, such as the ability to label the I/O in Lives preferences and the new metronome features.
- FILE HANDLING
In this video you’ll learn Ableton Lives new export settings, such as the ability to export to FLAC and .mp3. We also cover back-ups, saving and automatic clip renaming when recording.
Learn how you can customise the new browser and utilise the collections feature, allowing you to quickly build out custom folders using colour tags and hotkeys.
Understand the new ways that you can navigate around Live using either the mouse and modifier keys or the dedicated keyboard shortcuts.
Instruments & Audio Devices
In this video you will touch every feature of Ableton Live’s new Wavetable synthesiser. Includes a practical demo of how you can quickly create a Deadmau5 style lead and alter the sound using the wavetable position and unison controls.
- WAVETABLE 2
A second practical demo – learn how to create a hoover style bass patch from the initial patch on the Wavetable synth.
Get a thorough walkthrough of every feature of Ableton lives brand new Echo device using a percussive drum arrangement.
- DRUM BUSS
Learn how to use the new Drum Buss device to alter the sound of a kick drum. See how to use the Drum Buss across a drum group and go through each feature of the device whilst analysing the changes on metering plugins. Also discover some other uses for the Drum Buss such as using it in a parallel configuration.
Get up to speed on Ableton Live’s new Pedal device which emulates a range of guitar pedals. See how you can use the pedal on some less conventional sounds such as vocals and loops whilst quickly building out a funky disco arrangement.
- EQ8 & UTILITY
Understand the new changes to the Eq8 and Utility device then use these devices to build some subtle tension and release during a build-up by automating the gain and width parameters.
Arrangement, Editing & More
- MULTI CLIP EDITING
The new multi midi clip editing feature allows you to select entire sections of the arrangement and edit all the clips at the same time. This can be used to aid you in building rhythms ad harmonies during composition sessions as well as also being a useful mixing and arrangement tool.
- MIDI CAPTURE
Master the new Midi Capture feature in Ableton Live, this allows you to capture any midi ideas that you may be jamming onto the keyboard without having the need to press record.
- ARRANGEMENT VIEW EDITING
Make the most of the changes to arrangement view and how you edit clips in this view, such as the drag and drop areas, fades, warping and time-stretching.
Touch on all of the changes to how Automation works in Ableton Live, such as snapping break points, getting constant numerical value feedback and modifier keys to lock automation onto a single axis.
- STEREO PAN & DRUM RACK ROUTING
Understand some of the new features that will affect your mixing in Ableton Live, such as the ability to change your balance controls to a split stereo pan control & the ability to route a drum pads output to a drum-rack return track, allowing you to now sub-mix from entirely within a drum-rack.
- MAX FOR LIVE
Watch and learn with a quick jam session using the Max For Live drum synth devices and control devices such as the LFO and envelope.