Ableton Live is a sequencer and digital audio workstation for both Mac OS and PC. It can be used as an instrument for both live performing, recording audio/midi and mixing.
Ableton Live är en sequencer för musik och en DAW(Digital Audio Workstation) för både macOS och Windows. Det kan användas som ett instrument i liveframträdanden, men det är också ett verktyg för ljudinspelning, komposition, arrangering, mixning och mastering.
This video will go through the basics of hooking up an external audio interface and getting started with recording audio. Video from Ableton Live’s own team.
How to set up your external MIDI controller and mapping it the way you want. This video will help you getting started with your external controllers and look at the settings in the software preferences. Video from Ableton Live’s own team.
A short intro in how to record audio in Ableton and optimizing your settings for your external audio interface. Video from Ableton Live’s own team.
A quick look at how you can get started making beats in MIDI. Video from Ableton Live’s own team.
A longer more extensive tutorial for beginners going through the layout and how to become comfortable using the software. Timestamps in the comment section of the video.
A link to the full Getting Started playlist from Ableton Live’s official channel.
Good source for FAQ and tons of videos helping you improve for both novice and more experienced users.
As you improve your skills in Ableton the stock instruments and effects might not be enough. Here is a good source of free VST-plugins and Loops to elevate your music creation.
Uppdaterad september 2020