If you’ve previously recorded something in a track in Session View, then toggled to Arrangement View, the track will be greyed out. This is because it is still playing that same clip in Session View while you’re looking at Arrangement View. You can enable this track for Arrangement playback by pressing the grey arrow to […]
To get to Arrangement View in Ableton, simply press the Tab key on your keyboard. Pressing Tab again will toggle you back to Session View. You can also press one of the two Session/ Arrangement View Selector buttons in the top-right corner of the screen.
Session View is the default view when opening Ableton Live. It serves as both an “idea board” for musical clips or phrases as well as a way to trigger those same musical clips for live performance. The workflow here is usually top to bottom. Tab to Toggle to Arrangement View. Arrangement view is the timeline […]