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Ability to set arbitrary Pattern Lengths

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asked Apr 23, 2020 in Editing by tohnjitor (1,010 points)
I want to use Patterns with odd time signatures. 11/8, 13/8, etc.

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answered Apr 23, 2020 by matthewritenburg (17,320 points)
edited Apr 23, 2020 by matthewritenburg

Unless I have misunderstood your request, this is already possible in Studio One.

You can set the time signature in the transport bar:

When set to 11/8, you can see as an example that that one measure highlighted here is in 11/8 time:


You can also click on the timeline and add any time signature at a point in the timeline so that you can have a song with changing/multiple time signatures:

If you are editing a pattern for 11/8 time, change the steps to 11 and the resolution to 1/8: