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Logic Pro X

£1,230.00 inc. VAT

About Logic Pro X

This three-day hands-on course introduces students to Logic Pro’s primary features and basic user interface.


£1,230.00 inc. VAT

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  • Logic Pro X 101: Introduction to Logic Pro X

    Course Objectives
    Logic Pro X is the complete professional recording studio for the Mac that gives musicians everything they need to go from first note to final master. This three-day hands-on course introduces students to Logic Pro’s primary features and basic user interface. Students learn how to generate a customised audio and MIDI configuration that will seamlessly integrate with their own personal production studio. Students also create their own song using Logic Pro’s comprehensive array of software instruments, Apple Loops, and DSP effects. In-depth lessons cover MIDI and audio recording, streamlined editing and arrangement techniques, user-defined key commands, automation, using external MIDI controllers, mixing, and creating final output.

    Who Should Attend
    • This class is designed for students who want to learn music production and composition using Logic Pro and who prefer hands-on and interactive instruction to best explore its functionality.

    What You’ll Learn
    Upon completion of the Logic Pro X course, students will be able to:

    • Understand Workflow Techniques
    • Record and Edit Audio and MIDI
    • Use Software Instruments
    • Work with Audio Effects
    • Understand Mixing and Automation
    • Understand Manipulating Pitch and Time

    Prerequisites
    Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge before attending the course:
    Knowledge of OS X and basic computer navigation
    Basic knowledge of audio terminology is highly recommended

    Get Certified
    Demonstrate your knowledge by passing the Logic Pro X exam and earning Apple Certified Pro - Logic Pro X certification. This exam is available at an additional £85+VAT.

    How Do I Book?
    To book a training course, please call our Training Coordinator on 0117 922 5661 or alternatively send an email to trainingenquiries@western.co.uk

  • Upcoming Course Dates

    13th-15th February
    3rd-5th April
    12th-14th June
    14th-16th August

     

  • Course Duration: 3 Days

    Course Outline

    Day 1

    Make Music with Logic Now!
    • Creating a Logic Pro X Project 
    • Exploring the Interface
    • Navigating the Project
    • Build up the Arrangement 
    • Mixing the Song Mixing 
    • Down to a Stereo File

    Recording Audio
    • Setting Up Digital Audio Recording Settings 
    • Recording a Single Track
    • Recording Additional Takes 
    • Punching In and Out  
    • Changing Recording Settings  
    • Deleting Unused Audio Files

    Editing Audio
    • Assigning Mouse Tools
    • Editing Regions in the Workspace
    • Comping Takes  
    • Adding Fades and Crossfades 
    • Editing Regions in the Audio Track Editor  
    • Editing Files in the Audio File Editor
    • Aligning Audio 

    Producing a Virtual Drum Track
    • Creating a Drummer Track 
    • Arranging the Drum Track 
    • Customizing the Drum Kit

    Recording MIDI and Using Controllers
    • Using a Patch from the Library 
    • Recording MIDI 
    • Correcting the Timing of a MIDI Recording 
    • Joining Recordings into a MIDI Region
    • Recording MIDI Takes
    • Using Note Repeat and Spot Erase
    • Punching In and Out
    • Creating a Layered Sound Patch 
    • Creating a Split Keyboard Patch
    • Mapping Smart Controls to Patch Parameters 
    • Controlling Logic from an iPad Using Logic Remote 
    • Using Step Input Recording
    • Processing MIDI Notes with MIDI Effects

    Creating and Editing MIDI
    • Creating MIDI Notes in the Piano Roll Editor
    • Using the Brush Tool and Custom Brush Patterns
    • Using Time Handles 
    • Quantising MIDI Regions and Notes
    • Importing a MIDI File 
    • Editing MIDI Data in the Event List
    • Creating and Editing MIDI Continuous Controllers

    Editing Time and Pitch
    • Setting a Project Tempo by Detecting the Tempo of a Recording 
    • Using and Creating Apple Loops 
    • Creating Tempo Changes and Tempo Curves 
    • Adding a Turntable or Tape Slow-Down Effect 
    • Making One Track Follow the Groove of Another Track 
    • Change the Playback Pitch and Speed with Varispeed 
    • Editing the Timing of an Audio Region
    • Tuning Vocal Recordings

    Editing an Arrangement
    • Looping Regions and Converting Loops to Individual Regions 
    • Packing Regions Into a Folder  
    • Saving Alternative Arrangements 
    • Previewing the Song 
    • Copying Material to Fill in Parts  
    • Rendering Multiple Regions 
    • Adding and Deleting Sections 
    • Cutting Regions to Remove Silence or Noise

    Mixing
    • Organizing Windows and Tracks 
    • Using the Amp Designer 
    • Adjusting Levels and Pan
    • Submixing Tracks and Processing With Bus Sends and Auxiliary Channel Strips 
    • Using Folder and Summing Stacks 
    • Using Screensets Filtering Frequencies With an EQ Plug-In 
    • Adding Depth With Delay and Reverb Plug-Ins 
    • Using Compressor and Limiter Plug-Ins

    Automating the Mix
    • Creating and Editing Offline Track and Region Automation 
    • Recording Live Automation 
    • Using MIDI Controllers
    • Bouncing the Mix

    Get Certified
    Demonstrate your knowledge by passing the Logic Pro X exam. This exam is available at an extra £210+VAT