Making Music with Emagic Logic Audio
Updated to Logic Audio version 5
344 pp * 244 x 172 mm ISBN 1870775 78 3 £19.95 Out now
|* Updated to version 5
* For PC and Mac
* Installation and setting up
* Using the editors
* MIDI recording
* Audio recording
* Audio editing
* User tips and tricks
This new edition has been updated to incorporate changes introduced in the recent version 5 release of Logic Audio.
This book introduces all the features of Emagic Logic Audio, but never loses sight of your objective, using the program to make great music. Emagic Logic Audio is considered to be a 'complicated' program, but, by taking a step by step 'logical' approach, the book makes it easy to use the program's features to the full.
It describes the installation of the program on Macs and PCs, gives a practical introduction to setting up and using Logic Audio, and it leads you through your first recording. It describes how to use the Arrange page, the Event list editor, the Matrix, Audio and Hyper editors, and how to use the Score editor to print out your music.
There are sections on audio and MIDI recording and editing, mixing, virtual instruments, mastering, plug-ins and audio processing. There is an invaluable overview of all the the menus in Logic Audio, choosing and using a computer and audio interface for Logic Audio, as well as lists of key commands and shortcuts.
In short it's all you need to get up and running with Emagic Logic Audio!
The Environment. Screensets. A note on appearance. What's next? Some good advice.
2. Installing Emagic Logic Audio Version 5 installation. Macintosh and Windows. Version
4 or earlier installation. Mac installation. Windows 98 installations.
3. Getting started with Logic Audio
4. Using Logic Audio
5. The Score editor
6. The Environment
7. The Arrange page
8. The Event list editor
9. The Matrix editor
10. The Transport bar
11. The Hyper editor
12. Key commands
13. The Sample editor and Audio window
14. Plug-ins and virtual instruments.
15. Choosing and installing an audio interface
16. Mixing, mastering and automation
17. Other useful Logic Audio information
Appendix 1 Logic Audio menus
Appendix 2 Preferences and song settings
Appendix 3 Glossary
Appendix 4 Logic Audio and the internet
Appendix 5 About Audio files
Appendix 6 Choosing a computer for Logic Audio
Note: Details correct at time of writing - check for latest details
Updated 15 Sept 2002