Creative MIDI CC’s in Ableton Live - On-demand

Learn to creativity use MIDI Control Changes messages within Ableton Live.

Course Instructor: Anna Lakatos

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Ableton Live offers a vast playground of musical opportunities to create musical compositions and productions. These include techniques to deploy MIDI Control Change messages (CC’s) to manipulate and transform musical ideas. In this workshop you will creatively explore and deploy a range of MIDI CC’s manipulation tools in a musical setting.

What you'll learn

  • Identify MIDI CC’s messages
  • Map MIDI CC’s to parameters
  • Manipulate Clip Envelopes and dummy Clips via MIDI CC’s
  • Utilise MIDI CC”s to create novel musical and sonic elements


  • A computer and internet connection
  • A web cam and mic
  • A Zoom account
  • Access to a copy of Live Suite (i.e. trial or full license)

Course content

  • ---- Creative MIDI CC's in Ableton Live - Workshop

Who is this course for

  • This workshop aims to provide you with suitable skills to utilise the creative possibilities of MIDI CC manipulation in the Ableton Live environment.

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