Automation Innovation: Nine Ideas for Automating Instruments and Effects
Most music-making devices, from software to hardware, come alive when their parameters are tweaked over time. For this reason automation and modulation have always been key techniques in the producer’s toolkit.
However, since you can automate almost anything in Live, it can sometimes be overwhelming to know what will sound good when automated – beyond the illustrious filter cutoff sweep. To spark some new ideas, Seed to Stage has put together a video showing nine creative automation tips for some of Live’s instruments and effects, including Saturator, Hybrid Reverb and Sampler.