Logic Pro X: An Introduction to Logic Pro (Online)

at Manhattan Edit Workshop - Online

Course Details
$1,295 6 seats left
Start Date:

Wed, Aug 18, 10:00am - Aug 20, 6:00pm Eastern Time (3 sessions)

Next start dates (1)

Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 6

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this logic pro training:

This three-day hands-on course introduces students to the primary feature set and basic user interface of Logic Pro, and shows them how to create a customized audio and midi configuration that will seamlessly integrate with their own personal production studio. 

Students 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, scoring to picture and surround mixing.


  • This class is designed for those who want to learn music production and composition using Logic Pro or Logic Express.
  • This class is designed for anyone looking to create professional-quality sound with Logic Pro and who prefers hands-on and interactive instruction to best explore its functionality.


  • Knowledge of OS X and basic computer navigation.

Course Outline:

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

• 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

Produce 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

• 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 Plug-Ins

Creating and Editing MIDI

• Creating MIDI Notes in the Piano Roll Editor

• Creating MIDI Notes in the Score Editor

• Importing a MIDI File

• Editing MIDI Data in the Event List

• Creating and Editing MIDI Continuous Controller

Editing Pitch and Time

• 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

• Previewing the Song

• Copying Material to Fill in Parts

• Rendering Multiple Regions

• Adding and Deleting Sections

• Cutting Regions to Remove Silence or Noise


• Organizing Windows and Tracks

• Using the Amp Designer

• Adjusting Levels and Pan

• Submixing Tracks and Processing the Submix

• Using an EQ Plug-In

• Using Delay and Reverberation

• Using Dynamic Processing Plug-Ins

• Using a Few Tips and Tricks

Automating the Mix

• Creating and Editing Offline Automation

• Recording Live Automation

• Using MIDI Controllers

• Bouncing the Mix

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

School Notes:

Once you have signed up for this class, please email [email protected] if you are signing up for personal improvement or for business and if the company will be paying for your tuition.

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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows:

Cancellations made 3 or more days in advance will receive a full credit for a rescheduled date with this provider   


Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

Rescheduling policy: Bookings transferred by the customer more than 14 business days before the commencement date of the course will incur no transfer fee. Bookings rescheduled by the customer within 0 to 14 business days of the commencement date of the course will incur a $150 transfer fee. All transferred courses must be completed within 3 months of the commencement date of the original class.

Cancellation/exclusion policy: Any student who cancels at least 7 days before the class should receive a 100% refund. If they cancel 0 - 6 days before the course, they should be charged a registration fee of 10% of the total course cost or $100, whichever amount would be less.

In the event that a customer cancels a booking for which a transfer has taken place, this will incur a minimum 50% cancellation fee.

Exclusion of a student by the school may occur if the student displays behavior deemed inappropriate and/or disruptive to other students and/or the school. Student will receive 1 (one) written warning regarding behavior. If the behavior in question is repeated, the student will be removed from the class with a written explanation of their exclusion. In the event that a student is removed due to the above-mentioned repetitive and/or disruptive behavior, no tuition fees will be refunded.

Note: Any transfers and cancellations require written notification to [email protected]

Start Dates (2)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
10:00am - 6:00pm Eastern Time TBD 3 $1,295
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Thu, Aug 19 10:00am - 6:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Fri, Aug 20 10:00am - 6:00pm Eastern Time TBD
10:00am - 6:00pm Eastern Time TBD 3 $1,295
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Oct 19 10:00am - 6:00pm Eastern Time TBD
Wed, Oct 20 10:00am - 6:00pm Eastern Time TBD

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