Ableton Live's Instrument Racks allow for multiple "chains" of sources to be played together. Using chains creatively, you can also create an instrument which morphs smoothly and dynamically from one sound to another, similar to classic morphing wavetable synthesizers. In a new tutorial for Garnish School of Sound, Jake Williams...
As Badawi, Ladies Man, and under his own name, Ableton Certified Trainer Raz Mesinai has established himself as a master of diverse musical genres. Raz also has impressive chops as a sound designer - see our previous coverage of his Dubspot tutorials for mimicking the sounds of sand dunes and storms with synthesizers.
Raz's latest Dubspot tutorials take a three-part look at synthesizing wicked and charaterful bass/percussion sounds with Operator, Drum Racks, and Live's effects. Get acquainted with the aptly-named "Soundboy Death Ray" below:
Learn more about Raz and his courses at Dubspot