Time for action—setting up the loops
In Chapter 4, Expanding the Beat: Digging Deeper into the Art of Beatmaking, we created loops in the Beat+Bassline Editor. Now we are going to show how these patterns will be used along with other instruments in the Song Editor.
- Open a new session in LMMS and save the session as
Main Loop Start; then open the Beat+Bassline Editor.
- Delete the default instrument that shows in the Beat+Bassline Editor:
- Open the side bar and import a kick, snare, clap, and hihat into the Beat+Bassline Editor (as we explored before, they are located in My Samples):
- Now extend the patterns out to 64 beats (right-click on each pattern) ...