Course Progress

Overview

In this course, you’ll learn how to use The Giant and other Kontakt Instruments in your Ableton Live set. We’ll add The Giant to our MASSIVE keys template using Instrument Racks and the External Instruments device. You’ll learn how to manage MIDI mappings and how to best control The Giant from your controller and how to best manage The Giant in our MASSIVE keys template. PS. Make sure to download the MASSIVE keys template included in the Using Ableton Live for Keys course. PPS… I have to apologize as I recorded this with a cold and you can slowly hear me lose my voice as the course progresses. The material is still worth it though!

Objectives

  • Understand what settings to enable in Ableton Live to use The Giant (and any Kontakt Instrument) as a plugin.
  • Understand how to use The Giant with Instrument Racks and the External Instruments Device.
  • Understand how to MIDI map with The Giant and manage your MIDI mappings in Ableton.
  • Understand how to add and manage The Giant in our MASSIVE keys template.