Library of Chords in the Circle of Fifths

Ableton Live Circle of fifths

When I am producing music a lot I find I do the same thing over and over. One of those things is when I am writing out a harmony I need to either play it live, or write out different chords to test them out in the track.  To save me the time I made a library of chords separated by there key that I can just drag and drop.

This is also nice because I have a folder for the different keys in there major or minor. So for instance I can navigate to Chords/Major/C Major Key/  there I see all the chords in that key and can drag them in the session.

I also used the Circle of Fifths Sticker to have all the clips be colored in such a way it is easy to harmonically mix and see what is happening.  If you are unfamiliar with this technique then check out my article on the circle of fifths.

  

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This free (aq) Chords pack includes a live set, a reworked image of the circle of fifths to synced with ableton clip colors, as well as a live set that lays it all out. Enjoy the chords!

Also Here is a video that runs through how I use this and setting it up:

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