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Ableton Live 7 Power!, The Comprehensive Guide

Ableton Live 7 Power!, The Comprehensive Guide

ISBN 13: 9781598635225

ISBN 10: 1598635220

Author: Jon Margulies

Pages: 432

Published: 04/04/2008

Print Book Price: $39.99 Add to cart

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Ready to unleash the awesome power of Ableton Live 7? As its name suggests, Ableton Live 7 was designed with the live performer in mind, but it goes well beyond that. You can integrate this live performance and studio software into your existing home or professional music studio to produce, compose, DJ, and much more. But how? "Ableton Live 7 Power!" is the key you need to revolutionize your studio by incorporating Live 7. Written for musicians by a fellow musician who uses Live on a daily basis, this useful guide explores fundamental and advanced Live features, and provides insider tips, tricks, and interviews with Live power users to provide you with a comprehensive overview of the ins and outs of this powerful software. Whether you are a beginner in the digital audio field or a seasoned pro, "Ableton Live 7 Power!" is the reference you need to take your music to the next level.
Note*: If you are buying the e-book version of this product, any CD/DVD supplement files referenced throughout the book can be accessed for free at our Companion Downloads page.
  • Covers all of the very latest features of the newest version of the exciting and ever-improving application, Ableton Live
  • Takes readers to expert-user level
  • Written by experienced authors who are experts on the software
  • A friendly, informal style combined with complete how-to information, tips, tricks, and user profiles, makes the book the complete source of information on Live
  • Companion website available here:
Author Bio
Jon Margulies
Jon Margulies is a producer and performing artist who has been called the “Mr. Miyagi” of Ableton Live. A professional musician and computer wizard, Margulies has performed as “Hobotech” at festivals such as Coachella, SXSW, Winter Music Conference, and Burning Man. He is the author of Ableton Live 7 Power! and Ableton Live 8 Power!, and the co-author of Your Ableton Live Studio. Visit for Jon’s latest Ableton Live tips and music downloads.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Live 7

Chapter 2: Getting Live Up and Running

Chapter 3: Live Interface Basics

Chapter 4: Making Music in Live

Chapter 5: The Audio Clip

Chapter 6: The MIDI Clip

Chapter 7: Using Effects and Instruments

Chapter 8: Live's Instruments

Chapter 9: Live's Audio Effects

Chapter 10: Live's MIDI Effects

Chapter 11: ReWire

Chapter 12: Playing Live...Live

Chapter 13: Live 7 Power