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Ableton Live Max for Live

Max For Live News: Ableton Live Co-Founder Henke Releases Max for Live Devices + Ableton Denver Meetup “Presents An Evening with Darwin Grosse from Cycling ’74”

Robert Henke, co-founder of Ableton has released some interesting looking Max for Live devices on his website – http://www.monolake.de/technology/m4l.html. Devices include: The legendary PX-18 step sequencer Black – "A simple device which does two things: It displays songtime in hours:minutes:seconds- at least as long as you are working with a constant song tempo. And it […]

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Ableton Live APC40 AudioCubes iPhone/iPod/iTunes Max for Live Midi/USB Keyboards & Controllers Synth: Alchemy Synth: DCAM: Synth Squad Synth: Gladiator Synth: Harmless Synth: Synlpant Synth: u-he ACE

Modulate This! – Best of 2009 Electronic Music Tech

Despite the economic downturn, 2009 was thankfully a huge year when it came to new technology for electronic music artists. Rather than try and cover every significant release, I’ll instead list some of my favorite products and notable trends. The Year of Ableton What a big year for Ableton. Live 8 with great new features […]

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Ableton Live

Ableton Live Quality Discussions in the Blogospher + Live 8.1.1 Release

The blogosphere is all a buzz with people discussing Gerhard Behles’s (CEO of Ableton) recent post on Ableton Quality on the Ableton forum – http://forum.ableton.com/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=132761. “We have now decided to: suspend all development towards new features while the whole team joins forces to address the current issues. This effort is open ended and will result […]

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Ableton Live AudioCubes Contollerism Synth: Alchemy Synths & Instruments (Virtual)

Percussa Audio Cubes: Lights & Tangible Interface with Ableton Live and Alchemy

I recently added Percussa AudioCubes to my studio and performance rig. While I’m planning a longer post offering an overview of how AudioCubes work, this is a quick post to mention two applications of AudioCube technology I’ve been experimenting with. First, I’m using them as lights. You can send RGB values to the cubes via […]

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Ableton Live MIDI Synth: FAW Circle Synth: Tenori-On Videos

Using Ableton Live to Add Velocity to Incoming MIDI Notes from Tenori-On (or Launchpad)

In this YouTube Video, I demonstrate how to use Ableton Live 8 and the Velocity MIDI device along with a dummy clip to add velocity to incoming MIDI notes that are a fixed velocity. I illustrate this with the Tenori-On but this concept will work with any MIDI device. Once velocity is introduced into the […]

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(Mark Mosher Music News) Ableton Live ONE PATCH PERFORMANCE Synth: Ableton Operator

“Circuit Path” – First in the “One Patch Performance” Video Series

One Patch Performance Over the years I’ve produced some very detailed step-by-step videos with voice-over on sound design and music technology. To balance things out, I’m launching a new video series called “ONE PATCH PERFORMANCE”.  In this new series there will be no voice over just sound and music. The videos are intended to show […]

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Ableton Live

Ableton Live 8.1 Now Online – New File Format Introduced

I just saw this on the Ableton Forum: We just released the latest Live 8 version, Live 8.1. The main focus of that 8.1 version is the release for the "Max for Live" product. Additionally, Live 8.1 contains a bunch of bugfixes compared to Live 8.0.9. (A corresponding change log will follow soon). Please ONLY […]

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Ableton Live Max for Live

Video – What Comes with Max for Live

Via AbetonDenver – A new YouTube video that offers a nice overview of what’s included with Max for Live. Here are some highlights: Buvfer Shuffler Loop Shifter Step-Sequencer More than 40 Pluggo devices were ported to Max for Live along wth presets! Graphic EQ Compressors Monitoring Tools MIDI Generators Humanizers Building Blocks with annotation Live […]

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Ableton Live Max for Live

Cycling ’74 Video Interview of Ableton Co-Founder and Electronic Music Artist Robert Henke on Max and Max For Live

  I found these two videos of Robert Henke on the Cycling ‘74 web site. Always nice to hear insights from insiders. C74 Perspectives: Robert Henke on Max (Watch on YouTube): http://www.youtube.com/v/EO8TMZCGYDc&hl=en_US&fs=1&&hl=en</embed></object></div>&quot;;” src=”https://modulatethis.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/91bc0-6a00d83451cae869e2012875b00618970c-pi.jpg&#8221; style=”border-style: none” /> C74 Perspectives: Robert Henke on Max for Live(Watch on YouTube): http://www.youtube.com/v/VmLvjRmulAM&hl=en</embed></object></div>&quot;;” src=”https://modulatethis.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/9a537-6a00d83451cae869e2012875b0061c970c-pi.jpg&#8221; style=”border-style: none” /> Mark Mosher Electronic Music […]

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Ableton Live

Ableton Live Master Class 11/22/2009 In San Francisco

Laura Escude asked me to pass along information on the upcoming Ableton Live Master Class with Timo Preece, Brian Trifon, and Moldover. The event is from 11am to 7pm on November 22nd in San Francisco. Visit http://www.electroniccreatives.com/san-francisco for more info. Mark Mosher Electronic Music Artist, Composer, Sound Designer Louisville/Denver/Boulder http://www.modulatethis.com http://www.markmoshermusic.com http://www.twitter.com/markmosher Download/Buy my album […]

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Ableton Celebrates 10 years With Announcements, New Prodoucts, Discounts, and Free Live Packs

Ableton is celebrating it’s 10th birthday. Lots of buzz today related to this and many announcements, discounts, and freebies. I tweeted a lot of this earlier today but thought I’d pull together a quick post to summarize. Live 8.0.9 released Free live packs (require 8.0.9) Up to 20% off of Live 8 & Suite including […]

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(Mark Mosher Music News) Ableton Live TBT

The Making of The Techno Single “They Walk Among Us” Using Ableton Live + VSTs

In this epic post I’m going to share some behind the scenes notes on what it took to compose the song “They Walk Among Us” from the 2009 electronic music sci-fi themes album REBOOT. If you have any friends who think that all us electronic musicians do is just drop canned loops and hit buttons, […]

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Ableton Live Sampling

Two New Ableton Inc. Videos – DJ Jazzy Jeff & Life as an Ableton Developer

If you are into Ableton Live I think you’ll enjoy the following videos. DJ Jazzy Jeff on Ableton Live I saw reference to this on Synthtopia. It’s a an Ableton Inc video featuring DJ Jazzy Jeff on how he uses Ableton Live. At 2:30 he discusses his use of Ableton Sampler to slice segments of […]

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Ableton’s Summer of Sampler offer: Buy Live 8 and Get Sampler Free + New Sampler Move + Free Samplification Audio Pack for Sampler

I Love Sampler! I’m a huge fan of of Sampler, Ableton’s advance sampling instrument.  I was recently corresponding with an artist who was considering Live and I wrote this about it: “Ableton Sampler breaks with the classic sampler metaphor and supports a more immediate and "organic" workflow than other hardware or software samplers. This workflow […]

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(Mark Mosher Music News) Ableton Live APC40 Computers & Laptops Contollerism Midi/USB Keyboards & Controllers Novation Remote SL Synths & Instruments (Virtual)

My Studio Setup: 1 Laptop/3 Configurations + Akai APC40 Eye Candy

Revised 7-3-2009, changes are in red. For over two years I've been completely laptop based and loving it. Here are some notes on the three configurations I run with my latpop. First, I'm running an HP DV6500T running Vista, Ableton Live 8 Suite, and various vsts (Alchemy,Sylenth1,NI Massive/Absynth 4,Gladiator 2,Dimension Pro, Morphine…) I run in […]

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Ableton Live APC40 Contollerism Midi/USB Keyboards & Controllers Novation Remote SL

Video Tutorial: Ableton Live 8 + APC40 + Remote SL Controllerism

I’m the proud owner of the new Akai APC40. I’ve already integrated it into my workflow along with my Novation Remote SL. I’ve put together a video of how I’m using these controllers with Live 8. Watch the video on YouTube: <img style="BORDER-TOP-STYLE: none; BORDER-RIGHT-STYLE: none; BORDER-LEFT-STYLE: none; BORDER-BOTTOM-STYLE: none" alt="" src="http://newecho.typepad.com/.a/6a00d83451cae869e201156fc42ea7970c-pi&quot; onload="var downlevelDiv = […]