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Overview

In this course, you’ll learn the various types of control used for hardware and software, and how to send those control types from Ableton Live. Consider this a foundational course that you can reference whenever you’re attempting to control hardware or software with Ableton. The course is software/hardware agnostic and instead of focusing on how to control a specific software or hardware, focuses on the foundational knowledge needed to control any type of software or hardware.

Objectives

  • Understand basic control types that can be used to control any hardware or software
  • Have a basic understanding of what control types Live can natively send.
  • Understand how to send control types from Ableton Live, that Ableton doesn’t natively send.
  • Have the knowledge to control any type of software or hardware using Ableton Live.
  • Have a basic understanding of MIDI.
  • How to send MIDI notes from Ableton Live.
  • How to send MIDI CC from Ableton Live.
  • How to send MIDI PC from Ableton Live.
  • How to send MIDI Clock from Ableton Live.
  • How to send MIDI Show Control from Ableton Live.
  • How to send MIDI time code from Ableton Live.
  • How to send DMX from Ableton Live.
  • How to sync two Ableton machines via Ableton Link.
  • How to send LTC from Ableton Live.
  • How to control relay connections with Ableton Live.
  • How to send Keyboard shortcuts from Ableton Live

Lessons

Course Progress

Instructor

Will Doggett

Will Doggett

I have a passion for helping artists and bands tell their story on stage with technology. I believe that the technology should disappear and get out of the way of creating music. You shouldn't feel restricted when you're using technology on stage, and I believe it shouldn't be difficult.

Made with ❤ in Austin Texas.