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Controlling Lyrics with Ableton Live

Will Doggett



By Will Doggett

00:18 Example 1: Lyric Cues Same Computer

03:35 Example 2: Lyric Cues Different Computer

  • Private Wireless Router
  • ProP Machine Hardwired at Booth
  • Ableton Machine Wireless to Router

06:13 Example 3: Traveling Band with Lyrics/Videos

  • ProPresenter on Ableton Machine
  • ProPresenter on Second Machine
  • Master Module/MIDI Module on Ableton Machine
  • MIDI Module on Second Machine
    • 1) Ableton/ProP from Same Machine
    • 2) Ableton Controlling ProP Machine
    • 3) Ableton Controlling ProP on Machine, Master Control Controlling Venue ProP

13:24 Example 4: Using a Lyric Video in ProPresenter

In this course you’ll learn how to use Ableton Live to Control ProPresenter for lyrics and video. We’ll take a look at how to do this in both ProPresenter 5 and 6 and show you the differences between the two versions. You’ll learn how to program cues and load them into a set efficiently, so you don’t have to repeat your work every week. And finally you’ll learn how you can skip around and repeat sections of your songs, and the lyrics will follow.

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