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Live 9 101 - Beginner's Guide.
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What is the Command-R shortcut (or Control-R on Windows) useful for?
Insert Return track
Rename clips, tracks, etc.
When warping a full song for DJing, it is best to create at least one marker per bar. True or false?
Which keyboard shortcut will toggle between the Selector and the Pencil?
Option-P (Mac) or (Alt-P Windows)
It is possible to invert the range of a MIDI mapping. True or false?
A Macro knob can control multiple parameters at the same time. True or false?
To record the sound of your voice, you will use ________ track.
If you add a device outside of a rack, you won’t be able to map its parameters to a Macro. True or false?
If you want to map a parameter to a control knob on your MIDI controller, you need to use ___________.
MIDI map mode
Key Map mode
The .alc extension can be a clip containing a MIDI pattern and an Instrument, or a clip containing a reference to an audio file. True or false?
How do you deactivate a clip when arranging or setting up the song structure?
Press Control-D to deactivate a selected clip.
Press Zero (0) to deactivate a selected clip.
Press Shift-Control-D to deactivate a selected clip.
Press Control-M to deactivate a selected clip.
On an Apple Mac computer, how do you automatically select the desktop in the Save dialog?
If your system can handle it, it is recommended to use the 64-bit version of Live because it sounds better than the 32-bit version. True or false?
Name the two views available in Live 9.
Session view and Arrangement view
Scene view and Track view
Track view and Mixer view
Arrangement view and Editor view
The little R button in the bottom right of Live's interface is useful to create new Return tracks. True or false?
What is the use of the Command-D shortcut (or Control-D on Windows)?
To toggle Clip and Device view
To delete anything selected
To double the BPM of your project or clip
To duplicate almost anything
How can you delete a Warp Marker?
Double-click on it
Select it and choose Command-X (or Control-X on Windows)
In Live, warp markers are automatically detected and can’t be deleted
Right-click on the Marker and choose “Delete Transient”
In which circumstance could you benefit from installing the 64-bit version of Live?
If you are running a 64-bit operating system
If your computer has more than 4 GB of RAM
If you are using 3rd-party plug-ins
If your CPU is 3 Ghz or more
How do you raise and lower the octave using the Musical Typing window?
Use the Plus (+) key to raise the octave and the Minus (-) key to lower the octave.
Press 'X' to shift up one octave, and 'Z' to lower by one octave.
Up Arrow key to raise by one octave; Down Arrow key to lower by one octave.
What is the key command to consolidate clips?
Command-C (Mac) or Control-C (Windows)
Option-C (Mac) or Alt-C (Windows)
Option-J (Mac) or Alt-J (Windows)
Command-J (Mac) or Control-J (Windows)
What is the shortcut for creating a loop?
What determines the length of the song export?
The Loop Brace Selection.
Ableton Live has a predefined song length which can only be shortened by first exporting the track, then importing it into a dedicated audio editor to edit.
The Highlighted Clips Selection.
The Overview length.
In most dance music, there are ___ beats in a one-bar loop.
What key shortcut will switch between the two different views in Live?
Command-Tab (Mac) or Control-Tab (PC)
What file extension is used for audio and MIDI clips that contain additional effects and controls (Device racks)?
Live 9 101
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