Set Up & Navigation2:58
This introductory video shows you how to set up the Marquee tool and use it to define playback.
Making & Editing Selections5:34
There are various ways to make a selection with the Marquee Tool and then modify the selection.
Editing with Selections2:49
Once your selection is created, you have a number of editing options.
Selections to Actions6:37
See how the Marquee selections can be used to zoom, bounce, set up Autopunch, and set the range for movie scene markers.
Working with Automation5:35
Create volume edits by selection and copy multiple lanes of automation at once.
Working with Flex Time & Take Folders5:58
Some features unique to the Marquee Tool when using Flex Time and when using Take folders.
The Marquee tool in Logic Pro X is one of the most powerful tools, but least understood. In this video tutorial series, Logic guru Doug Zangar shares his Logic Pro X Know-How with you, teaching you everything you need to know about this multi-faceted, powerhouse tool!
Doug begins by showing you how you can set up the Marquee tool to be at your fingertips whenever you need it, and how to use it to define playback location.
After that, he dives into the various ways you can use the Marquee tool to make selections, and how to modify your selections once made. That leads into a video exploring all of your editing options with your Marquee selection.
Moving on, Doug shares how to use Marquee selections when zooming, bouncing audio, setting up Autopunch, and how to use the Marquee tool to set the range for movie scene markers.
Finally, Doug covers some of the more advanced functionality of the Marquee tool. He teaches you how to create volume edits by selection, how to use the Marquee tool to copy and paste multiple lanes of automation, and the unique ways to use the Marquee tool with Flex Time mode and with Take folders.
Whether youre new to Logic Pro Xs Marquee tool or an existing user ready for a deep dive, watch Logic Pro X Know-How: The Marquee Tool today!
Submitted 1 day ago
This was so helpful.
I used the marquee tool a lot on Studio One, I didn't know that it was also as useful in Logic. I always used shortcut key commands . Thanks
I am a: Hobbyist, Musician, Producer, Beat Maker, Audio Engineer, Sound Designer, Ableton Live, Cubase, Logic Pro, Reason, Studio One
Submitted 4 months ago
Simple and straightforward
Nothing fancy here, but very solid, useful information.
I am a: Musician, Sound Designer, Hobbyist
Submitted 6 months ago
Right on the Money
An invaluable insight into the sheer power of the Marquee tool.
I am a: Professional
Submitted 7 months ago
Best tool in Logic
Good intro to the most useful tool in Logic. Autopunch is great
I am a: Producer, Professional, Audio Engineer, Musician, Sound Designer, Beat Maker
Submitted 8 months ago
Great tips, will definitely start using the marquee tool from now on!
I am a: Semi-Pro, Producer, Audio Engineer, Sound Designer, Hobbyist, Beat Maker
Submitted 9 months ago
This is an excellent series, concise with great demonstrations of application of the marquis tool
I am a: Producer, Musician, Student
Submitted 9 months ago
Essential Editing Skills
Take 30 mins. to view these tuts. Copy, cut and paste are essential skills you need for a seamless creative workflow.
I am a: Hobbyist
Submitted 9 months ago
Great tutorial on the marquee tool -- not something that one might immediately think to look up in the documentation. Helpful tips all around, and pretty essential for new LPX users. It's quick and useful -- definitely recommended.
I am a: Semi-Pro, Producer, Musician
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