Dummy clips, despite their name, can be intelligently used in Ableton Live. Joshua Casper sows how to use them to add variation to drum & synth loops by syncing them to tempo and quantise parameters.  

Let's Start

audio routing dummy clips

Adding Effects

audio effect rack create chains
beatrepeat output modes
beatrepeat example chain limiter
dummy clip chain selector set up 
dummy clip internal setup

Now we can jam!

ableton live global quantize parameter
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Joshua Casper is an accomplished live performer, DJ, producer, and music educator. His specialties are centered in and around Ableton Live and Native Instruments. His educational material has been featured on Ableton.com and Maxforlive.com as well as a myriad of large music production websites. His music has been featured on Dubstep.ne... Read More


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