Ableton Live is an awesome creative environment that allows its user to perfectly sync almost limitless numbers of grooves in a myriad of combinations. Add to this professional mixing and automation tools, and you have the ideal application to create, produce and master quality music. However, before you can truly release Ableton Live’s true potential, you’ll need to familiarise yourself with its extensive collection of effects plug-ins. This impressive list includes everything from simple equalisers and compressors to resonators, frequency shifters, and the mighty beat repeat plug-in.
Mo Volans takes you on a guided tour through every plug-in included with Ableton Live. On this journey you’ll not only learn how to tweak almost every parameter, you’ll also see how each processor can work in your mix, demonstrated by real world examples.
Each plug-in type is broken down, grouping similar plug-ins together and giving you the theory on how they work and when it’s best to use them. If you’re a beginner, you can follow the tutorial from start to finish. If you’re an experienced Live user, you can use the keyword search features to turn this tutorial into an instant Live DSP reference guide.