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Advanced DJing with Ableton Live

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    Introduction (2:05)


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    Performing with a MIDI Controller (6:08)


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    Custom Mapping with a MIDI Controller Pt. 1 (3:04)


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    Custom Mapping with A MIDI Controller Pt. 2 (4:02)


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    Delay (8:56)


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    Reverb (11:02)


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    Sends & Returns (8:39)


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    Dummy Clips (5:37)


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    Track Automation with Dummy Clips (6:33)


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    Audio Effect Automation with Dummy Clips (9:03)


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    Loops (10:18)


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    Follow Actions (4:14)


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    Labeling Loops Follow Action Clips (7:32)


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    Saving Loops & Follow Action Clips (2:42)


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    Creating Saving A Custom DJ Template (4:35)


In this Hal Leonard Music Pro Guide, DJ extraordinaire Josh Bess continues where he left off with "DJing With Ableton Live" and explains how to go further when DJing with Ableton Live, along with providing advanced tips and tricks to incorporate into your live DJ performances.

Josh starts by demonstrating Techniques and essential Advanced Features to incorporate in a live DJ set, such as utilizing a MIDI Controller, customizing MIDI Controlled Parameters, and Audio Effects Processing.

Josh then demonstrates how to incorporate a Microphone, explains Advanced Dummy Clip tricks, Loops, Follow Actions, Creating a Custom Dj Template, and much more.

Wrapping it up, Josh discusses How to Apply Specific Ideas to Ableton Live to not only Perform a DJ Set live, but to Customize and Create Your Own Set, Performance Method, and Original Sound.

If you're looking to further your art of DJing with Ableton Live, this is the series for you.


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mustafa
Submitted 10 months ago

Good

Very east to understand. Good information. Than you very much. im waiting for full live performans video. like hardware used hybred set, how to make a midi program change for outboard gear. or how can we create fully live ready project. that^ll be great. peace.

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MarceloVitor
Submitted 1 year ago

Practical Examples

I was waiting for more examples of actually mixing tracks. All the information was good and I liked the course, but maybe a little more of actual practice of djing would also be nice. It could as well be done in another tutorial.

I am a: Beginner, Student

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JOSH BESS is a percussionist, electronic performing artist, and Ableton Certified Trainer. Performing with multiple artists and employing a wide variety of styles, he is experienced in jazz, funk, Latin, pop, rock, and more. In addition to performing, Bess developed an interest in music production and went on to earn his college degree in audio engineering and jazz commercial performance. He has fused his knowledge and his ear for audio production with his percussive background to develop an efficient and creative electronic workflow—a combination that he regularly puts to work in his compositions and live performances. For more information, visit www.joshbess.net.

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    tutorial video

    Advanced DJing with Ableton Live

    In this Hal Leonard Music Pro Guide, DJ extraordinaire Josh Bess explains how to go further when DJing with Ableton Live, and provides advanced tips and tricks to incorporate into your live DJ performances.

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    Building Your Own Custom Audio-Effect Rack

    In this Josh Bess Ableton Live Webinar, you’ll learn how to create useful custom audio Ableton Live effect racks, making a powerful sonic tool for both your own original music productions and live performances.

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    Creating a Natural Drum Sampler

    In this course, Josh Bess explains how to create a natural sounding and feeling drum sampler, from the use of pre-recorded samples. Josh demonstrates how to quickly build this tool and provides a fully detailed explanation of how to apply this idea to your own creation process.

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    Creating a Song Inspired from a Vocal Sample

    In this Josh Bess Ableton Live Webinar, you’ll see how to create a full song from a simple one-shot vocal sample including how to get started, progress, and finish as well as other helpful techniques!

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    Creating Acoustic Drum Grooves with Ableton Live

    In this Hal Leonard Music Pro Guide video course, Josh Bess explains how to create realistic-sounding drum grooves using Ableton Live and the included Ableton Live Drum Racks specifically created for this video course by Josh.

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Advanced DJing with Ableton Live is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 2.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Good Very east to understand. Good information. Than you very much. im waiting for full live performans video. like hardware used hybred set, how to make a midi program change for outboard gear. or how can we create fully live ready project. that^ll be great. peace.
Date published: 2017-07-19
Rated 3.0 out of 5 by from Practical Examples I was waiting for more examples of actually mixing tracks. All the information was good and I liked the course, but maybe a little more of actual practice of djing would also be nice. It could as well be done in another tutorial.
Date published: 2017-02-17
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