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In this Ableton Live tutorial, Professor Nalepa offers some tips on using Live’s Beat Repeat device to manipulate sounds and make them more interesting. Nalepa demonstrates some studio techniques on creating drum fills and random drum pattern variations to give new life to your drum arrangements. He also shares some live performance techniques using MIDI Mapping and the Beat Repeat’s Pitch Decay control to apply some cool stuttering pitch effects.

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Drum Techniques w/ Beat Repeat