This section introduces the Arrangement View, which is used to create song structure in the Timeline. We will discuss strategies for making dynamic and engaging song arrangements quickly in Ableton.
Notes on the Arrangement View-
Arrangement View is on a Horizontal axis following a timeline of bars and minutes.
This view is used to create song structure (Beginning/ Middle and End etc)
Utilize the Loop Brace to create a looping area with in the Arrangement.
Create Markers to mark different sections of the song
Use Duplication/ Cut and Paste to copy and move different sections of the song.
Utilize Fades to create fade in or fade outs on the clips as they play.
Work with Automation to control perimeters over time (volume, effects etc)