Creative tools for music makers | Ableton
Play shapeshifting synths, craft elastic textures, or warp these sounds into something entirely new. Nostalgique is a rich collection of instruments and Drum Racks that have been multi-sampled from three pieces of beloved Ensoniq gear.
Add vintage character to your productions or rework these classic sounds to create your own retro-futuristic experiments. Chiral is an MPE-enabled holographic synthesizer built to encourage experimentation through phaseshaping, amplitude modulation, and a vast modulation matrix.
Craft anything from cinematic pads to inharmonic glitchscapes using this intuitive Max for Live device with far-ranging sound design capabilities. Slink Devices is a fascinating collection of Max For Live devices modelled on the natural movement of water.
Generate head-spinning spectral effects, subtle analog-style modulation and evolving, unpredictable melodic ideas, all controlled by the uniquely flexible Slink wave engine. Focusing on characterful solo instruments and a powerful new rhythm section, this new Pack captures the distinctive characteristics of a wide range of string, wind and percussion instruments.
Extended Sounds offers a deep dive into the creative and artistic world of Modeselektor. This Pack samples a huge variety of synths and drum machines from their arsenal of classic studio gear and wraps them up in wild effects with eminently-playable presets.
OctoCell combines additive, FM and subtractive synthesis in an accessible interface. Stack up to eight oscillators, each with their own individual FM options, and dial in an array of modulation and envelope possibilities to create rich, evolving sounds. Infuse your productions with the natural warmth of an upright piano. Close-recorded for an intimate feel, this classic sound is at home in many genres, either in its pure form or transformed into something new.
Created in collaboration with Spitfire Audio. From delicate pizzicato droplets to full, vibrant layers, get the authentic timbres and textures of a string quartet made up of two violins, viola and cello. Feature a rich blend of trumpet, flugelhorn, tenor horn and trombone in your music. The included instruments highlight the natural breathiness, range of expression and broad tonality of a brass quartet.
Inspired by Nature is a playful collection of visual Max for Live devices created in collaboration with Dillon Bastan. Produce generative soundscapes, unpredictable melodies and evolving modulations with devices inspired by physical forces and the natural world.
Experiment with jittery glitch effects, delayed digital shimmers and outlandish vibrato in the studio or onstage. Voice Box invites you to get inventive with vocals. This Pack features a comprehensive collection of contemporary vocal samples from multiple voices, a set of playable vocal instruments, and Effect Racks designed for vocal processing.
Set the scene with a collection of sounds for making music with a modern narrative feel. Evocative layered instruments combine organic and synthetic sounds with textural elements to add mood, space and movement to productions. Drone Lab is a place of sustain. Get lost in deep listening with complex, evolving threads of tone and texture, generative noise, multisampled instruments, plus devices and Racks designed for experimentation and improvisation. Drum Booth contains carefully curated samples of acoustic kits recorded in a tight, dry room.
Perfect on their own or as reinforcement for electronic drums, Drum Booth also offers a selection of unique experimental recordings not heard in standard acoustic libraries.
Chop and Swing comes loaded with inspired recordings and presets perfect for cutting up and re-combining into fresh new tracks. Drive and Glow combines swirling synth textures, overdriven guitars and basses and pounding drums. Carefully curated by Ableton, this Pack is perfect for creating tracks that radiate with saturated, indie vibes.
Skitter and Step inhabits the space where growling basses, rinsing pads and jarring melodies collide with jagged, broken percussion. The cavernous spaces, dubby basses and tight drums are ready for production but were designed for deep sound manipulation.
Electric Keyboards is a new Pack featuring three legendary multisampled instruments: two electro-mechanical pianos and one tonewheel organ. Special attention was given to making this Pack sound as true-to-life and organic as possible. The result is characterful electric keys for any genre. Grand Piano provides the expression and power of a world-renowned concert grand recorded in a classical orchestra hall. From precise rhythmic ripples to expansive vapour trails, explore the space and time of your sound with a diverse array of delays and reverbs gathered in one inspiring, versatile collection.
From synths and sequencers to effects for space and color. One part field recordings and one part additive synthesis, Spectral Textures is a unique instrument that blends together two distinct worlds of sound to create vibrant atmospheres, textures and progressions. Give parts an expressive push and pull, fluidly transition from one time signature to another, or play with unconventional swing patterns.
Enrich your synthesizer collection with three of our most popular devices — all by Max for Cats. Explore the complex tones of FM synthesis, the grit and character of analog synths, and the boundless creative possibilities of modular synthesis.
Dystopian Signals holds the sounds of a dark future. Balancing brutality and beauty, this synth-focused Pack is for creators of cinematic soundtracks, ambient moodscapes and darker shades of dance music.
Grain Scanner lets you design experimental noises, glitchy effects, alien textures and massive clouds of ambience. Its advanced sound engine turns any sample into a blank slate for otherworldly synth parts. This extensive collection of lo-fi sounds, samples and loops is all about texture and feel. Build beats peppered with tape hiss, clicks and pops with a laid-back, less quantized groove.
CV Tools is ten creative Max for Live devices that let you control and interact with your modular gear with Ableton Live. Go beyond the usual breakbeats with loops, one-shots, full multi-sampled kits, and effected drums from the electronic drumming master, KJ Sawka. Free for Live 10 users, Singularities makes use of single samples and finely tuned, expressive parameters to capture the sound and feel of classic synths and samplers. Inspired by both the current scene of synth-drenched pop and the 80s sounds that first brought the style to prominence, Synthwave is a neon-bright collection of classic to modern synth pop essentials.
A feast of full-fat analog sounds for contemporary beats and more. You can now pick up all three Packs in the Cookbook series as a discounted bundle: three Packs for the cost of two. The in-demand sample producer returns with the third part in the Urban Cookbook series — another hard-hitting toolkit of beats, bass and much more for modern styles.
Multi-sampled big band ensembles, a groovy rhythm section and solo lead instruments — professional tools for scores, soundtracks and productions that call for detailed jazz instrumentation. A comprehensive toolkit of otherworldly strikes, atmospheres and textures for game, film and television scoring, and experimental music production. Creative Extensions is a free addition to Live 10 Suite created with an experimental approach to sound processing and generative composition.
Punch and Tilt is a dancefloor-ready collection of sounds focused on machine rhythms, weighty bass and dark, hypnotizing melodies, textures and noises — a rough sonic aesthetic that started with a small group of underground producers and has grown into a worldwide scene.
Glitch and Wash explores the contrast of organic texture and precise rhythms. This Pack combines precision slices and microscopic snippets of sound with warm ambient pads, textures and soundscapes — ready-to-mix sounds designed for heavy tweaking. Build and Drop is loaded with ecstatic leads, enveloping bass, slamming drums and a range of rises, sirens and sounds effects.
The curated sounds and presets inside are a creative toolbox for creating the irresistible anticipation and release this music uses to keep the party going. Drum Essentials is a collection of handpicked sounds selected to cover a wide range of styles. A flexible, highly-refined Pack to form the rhythmic foundation of any production. Painstakingly created by top artists and sound designers, Synth Essentials makes it easy to find the sounds you need with no interruption to your creative flow.
Stretch, shape and morph sounds into a broad sound palette using wavetables derived from synths, acoustic instruments, noise and much more. Surround Panner is a free Max for Live device that makes mixing for performances, installations and theaters using multi-channel speaker setups possible in Live. Simply load the device into a track in your Live set and use the XY control to place it anywhere in the surround field. Eight presets allow you to choose between four-, six- and eight-channel setups.
Convolution Reverb is a creative device for bringing new space to your sounds — a sample-based reverb suite with hundreds of impulse responses from real-world spaces and world-class hardware. The acclaimed soundware producer returns with his second massive collection of contemporary samples, Racks, Simpler instruments and complete Live Sets.
Aimed at electronic musicians, sound designers and installation artists, Iota is a Max For Live granular looping instrument that wrings endless creative potential out of even the simplest samples, via an inspiring graphically-driven interface.
Built around a flexible virtual patchbay, Pallas gives users immense control over a wide range of bold and unique sounds. This four-Pack bundle brings together more than instruments and clips of cinematic sounds — from acoustic to electronic, and percussive to atmospheric. It’s a complete set of creative tools for film score, soundtracks, or adding cinematic flavor to any type of music.
This versatile bundle of synth and drum sounds brings the rich sound of analog gear under your control in Live. Flatpack Analogik Waves II offers a new collection of unique, highly customizable analog sounds to add to your arsenal. Sampled from boutique analog oscillators and chromatically tracked across the keyboard, Waves II offers a wide spectrum of sonic possibilities. Microtron captures the saturated orchestral sounds of the Mellotron — the tape-replay instrument made famous by the Beatles, Genesis and other bands.
These surreal reproductions of brass, string and wind instruments will add a distinctive color to your sound palette. With more than Drum and Instrument Racks, over loops for slicing, tweakable effects chains and more, Beat Tools has all the sounds you need for hands-on beatmaking — especially with Push. Mix or mutate between four independent sound sources using a flexible morph matrix and a Push-ready modulation sequencer — Hypermorph offers a playful way to create rapidly changing or evolving sounds.
Transient Machines is a Max for Live Pack that allows for deep sound-shaping possibilities. Modelled after the transient designers found in professional recording studios, Transient Machines is a versatile tool for reshaping the dynamics of drums, loops, and much more.
Three expertly designed Packs offer a diverse set of synth patches that show Analog and Tension at their evocative best. Now available as a discounted bundle: three Packs for the cost of two. Outer Spaces is a versatile new audio processor that puts your sounds in beautiful spaces — but it goes way beyond your standard reverb. Multi-sampled orchestral and world percussion, plus other hits and tension builders — this Pack offers professional-grade tools and sounds to use in scores, soundtracks, or to add cinematic power to any production style.
Primed for use with Push and packed with recordings of vintage hardware within eleven tweakable Instrument Racks, House Racks is a new toolkit for producers seeking the classic sounds of 80s and 90s underground house. Get deep with the multi-functional LFO, create a sequence of randomized preset states, or modulate parameters using an audio signal — this set of envelope followers and other device controllers can reinvent how you use your instruments and effects, and take your modulations to the molecular level.
Surreal, slow-mo soundscapes, psychedelic instruments and otherworldly timbres from underwater recordings — you can now pick up these diverse sound sets as a discounted bundle: three Packs for the cost of two. Expand your sound palette with authentic instruments and sounds from across the globe.
Inspired by the experimental sounds of the 60s and 70s, this eclectic set of dream-like instruments and textures is ideal for soundtracks, film scores, or anyone looking to spark offbeat production ideas. IRCAM has used the expertise from decades of dedicated research and development to produce this collection of Max for Live devices.
New from K-Devices, Terra is a polyphonic Max For Live synth incorporating frequency modulation, phase distortion, ring modulation and wave shaping.
Polyphylla is a new Max For Live instrument that makes additive synthesis accessible and fun.
Ableton live 9 suite no sound free
Flatpack Analogik Waves II offers a new collection of unique, highly customizable analog sounds to add to your arsenal. You need Live 9 Suite or above. Now available as a discounted bundle: three Packs for the cost of two.
Ableton live 9 suite no sound free. Ableton Forum
Live Versions: All Operating System: All This error message may appear in Live’s status bar when trying to load certain audio files. Hi all, another problem occurred today after I had launched Ableton Live 9 Suite. Everything that is in the browser under categories (Sounds. 1. Go to Live > Preferences > Audio Tab inside Ableton Live and select the audio gear you want to hear sound from. Choose Audio Ouput: Built.