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ACDGEN – Advanced Pattern Generator

Current version: 1.3

Price: U$14.99



ACDGEN is a Max for Live advanced pattern generator that lets you create MIDI sequences using one of eight different algorithms and manipulate these patterns in many different ways. It's a powerful tool for live performance and music production.


  • Easy to use interface

  • 8 Modes / Algorithms

  • Automatic pattern variations

  • Non-destructive pattern manipulation

  • Pattern Shifter (four step sequencer for transposing the entire pattern)

  • Keyboard Shift (transpose the sequence via MIDI)

  • Tweaks view for adjusting and influencing the different algorithms

  • Ability to export generated patterns as MIDI clips

  • Pattern Visualizer

  • Restore button for reverting to the previously generated pattern

  • Custom Push 2 integration (Ableton Live 10 required)

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ACDGEN now ships with a complementary device called ACDBRAIN. ACDBRAIN lets you control up to 4 instances of ACDGEN from the Ableton Push 2’s User mode.
It’s a great tool for live performances and studio jam sessions.
ACDBRAIN requires Ableton Live 10.


System Requirements

- Ableton Live 9 or 10
- Cycling '74 Max 7
- Windows 7 or OSX 10.7