Audio to MIDI is one of the coolest new features in Live 9, allowing you to transform monophonic melodies, polyphonic harmonies, and drum beats, into MIDI clips. In this new tutorial video, we've provided some tips on how to get a more efficient workflow - with more accurate results - out of this powerful new feature.
Ableton Live offers a great environment for controlling audio in a live setting - but how about adding visuals? In this tutorial, Manchester MIDI School instructor Tom Lonsborough demonstrates how to use IAC routing on a Mac to send MIDI messages from Live to an external application (in this case, controlling parameters in Resolume, a program for visuals). Check out the video for a musical take on light saber battles:
New courses at Manchester MIDI School start this Friday, January 13 - more information.