Vocal Sample Pitch & Harmony Techniques

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In these videos, we'll go over various techniques for manipulating pitch and adding harmonies using native Ableton tools and features. One of the great things about Ableton is the "immediacy" of the interface. Changing the pitch of any audio clip is just a click away at any time. Adding more interesting embellishments like harmonies and pitch glides is also just a few clicks away. There's no need to buy expensive plugins, wait for other applications to load, export and import additional files, when you can accomplish the same things directly in Ableton Live.

Lesson topics include:

  • Introduction and Example Vocal Sample
  • Transposition Modulation
  • Duplicate and Transpose
  • Simpler Glide Pitch
  • Vocoder Pitch Tracking and External Input

Your Instructor

Thavius Beck
Thavius Beck

Thavius Beck is an electronic musician, producer and performer that's worked with countless musicians including Nine Inch Nails, Skylar Grey, Saul Williams, The Mars Volta and many more. Thavius is an Ableton Live Certified Trainer and has instructed hundreds of Live students through teaching courses at several music institutes, giving one-on-one lessons and holding dozens of Ableton Live workshops throughout the country.

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