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FL Studio Cookbook by Shaun Friedman

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Humanizing with the Piano roll

Humanizing with Piano roll allows you to shift your notes ever so slightly to the right. This entails using a Snap to grid setting (none) within the Piano roll window. When you have opened up the Piano roll window and are working with a sound, this method can help make a particular groove fit with your entire music production.

Getting ready

To start humanizing your sound using Piano roll, you will want to have a particular channel use Piano roll. You can do this by right-clicking on a channel and selecting Piano roll.

How to do it…

Humanize your notes inside of the Piano roll window using the following steps:

  1. Click on the Snap to grid setting (it resembles a magnet) inside of Piano roll and select (none) as per Fig 9.7 ...

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