Live 9 201
The Simpler Sampler
Genre: Audio
  • 19 Videos
  • 1h 23m
  • Quiz Available
Have fun learning the basics of sampling using Ableton Live’s Simpler sampler with Ableton-Certified Live Trainer and electronic music performer, Laura Escudè.
Laura Escudè is a renowned experimental performer, cutting edge musician,one of the first Ableton Live Certified Trainers in the world!
  • Library Pass
  • Own It For Life!
    75
    %
    off
Watch Free Previews!
View up to 7 free videos from ANY course each day.
Out of free previews? Come back tomorrow to watch some more!
Get A Library Pass!
Watch this course – and ALL Ask.Video courses – for as long as your pass is active.
Purchase just this course! Watch it anytime, for life.
Overview
Status: Available | Released: Mar 4th, 2013
So what is sampling and how does Ableton’s Simpler sampler work? Well, let Laura Escudè show you!

In this “sampling-for-beginners” tutorial renowned violinist and electronic music performer Laura Escudè takes you through the very basics of sampling using Ableton Live’s stock sampler, Simpler. She starts you off with an overview detailing the history of audio sampling from it’s nascent beginnings with the famous Fairlight CMI through to software samplers of the present day.

From there you’re off to a zoomed-in, zoomed-out look at the Simpler Plugin that is included with every copy of Live. Laura takes you through all of Simpler’s parameters from envelopes to LFO’s showing you how they work and how she uses them in her music. She discusses the differences between Simpler and Live’s premium instrument, Sampler ... and also shows you how they work together!

Finally, Laura, includes a few “workshops” where she divulges the arcana behind her “Cello Wobble” sound and how to use Simpler in an Instrument Rack. Laura then puts it all together with a triptych of videos showing how she uses Simpler in her live performances.

So if you’re new to sampling and want to know how to use Simpler - or if your just want to learn some cool sample playback techniques - “sample” this tutorial by Laura Escudè: Live’s Simpler Sampler!
Outline
Other Courses In This Series
What to do next
Reviews
Feedback
Course Advisor
Don't Know Where To Start?
Ask A Course Advisor
Ask Us!
Copy the link below and paste it into an email, forum, or Facebook to share this with your friends.
Make money when you share our links
Become an Ask.Video Affiliate!
The current affiliate rate is: 30%