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Logic Pro X Key Commands Explained®

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    Introduction to Logic Pro X Key Commands (6:01)


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    Browsing & Filtering Key Commands (4:56)


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    Deciphering Logic's Key Command Glyphs (7:51)


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    Assigning Key Commands & Controller Assignments (6:37)


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    Working With Key Command Presets (7:29)


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    Key Commands & The Touch Bar (9:00)


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    10 Key Commands You Can't Live Without (12:08)


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    6 Power User key Commands (6:54)


Logic Pro X master Eli Krantzberg delivers an in-depth series of video tutorials all about Logic Pro X’s key commands and shortcuts! If you use Logic Pro X, this series is a must see. Gain the power of control and time savings, as well as creative uses for the almighty feature set of key commands in LPX.

Eli begins with a welcome and then jumps right in revealing the Key Command Window, how to get to it, what it does, and some useful related preferences and settings. He then explains and explores the various ways of limiting what is displayed in the key commands list, including expanding and collapsing the individual key command groups, filtering based on the filter buttons, viewing search results and more.

Next, you’ll learn all about the commonly used glyphs for modifier keys and other keyboard functions that are found in Logic’s key commands window, explore multiple assignments and how to assign them by key position vs key label, and how to map hardware controllers to key command functions.

Moving on you’ll see how to save your customized key command sets, import existing ones, and merge different elements between multiple sets as well as how to customize your Macbook Pro Control bar key command assignments using modifiers, colors, custom names and more.

Wrapping it up, Eli reveals his ten key commands you can’t live without, followed by how to boost your productivity and better integrate Logic’s key commands into your workflow, with six power user key commands.

See the individual tutorial descriptions for more info. If you use Logic Pro X, key commands are an indispensable feature set that you must be using to really work faster and more creatively in Logic… Watch “Logic Pro X Key Commands Explained®” today.


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dbudimir
Submitted 2 days ago

Great series!

It helped me find ways around the software I would have never thought about. Wonderful!

I am a: Professional, Musician, Producer, Audio Engineer, Sound for Film/TV, Ableton Live, Logic Pro

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ntowler
Submitted 1 month ago

Another great course

The only person who won’t learn something from this course is Eli Krantzberg! There’s always more to learn with Logic and Eli provides great new tips, long forgotten key commands and improvements to your workflow just when you thought you had got it all figured out. Great stuff! Thanks.

I am a: Musician, Logic Pro

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thomk
Submitted 1 month ago

very informative

Lots of great information

I am a: Musician, Producer, Sound Designer

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1. When did you start dabbling in music?

I started playing drums in high school at age fourteen. Like most kids my age around then, I was into progressive rock. Genesis, Emerson Lake and Palmer, and Yes. They rocked my world. A few short years later though, my musical life changed. While studying music in college I discovered Charlie Parker, Milt Jackson, Sonny Stitt, and John Coltrane. Milt Jackson spoke to me in such a profound way that it left me no choice but to take up vibraphone.

These great players, along with  drummers like Philly Joe Jones, Max Roach, Art Blakey, and Elvin Jones changed not only the way I thought about drumming, but also music - and by extension, life - as a whole. I realized life was meant to be a creative endeavor. The idea of improvising based on a loose set of guidelines and rules permeated into my psyche even when I wasn't holding a pair of drumsticks or mallets. But if I am going to be perfectly truthful, I have to hold Henry Miller and Woody Allen equally responsible for shaping the way I view and experience the world around me. 

2. What training have you had?

I am currently an Apple certified Logic Pro. Young and cocky, and armed with only a partial University degree, I dropped out of school and  began playing steady commercial hotel engagements and jazz gigs when I could. This went on for many years until I decided it was time to complete my degree - which I ultimately did with a major in Political Science and a minor in music. 

It was at this point that I formed my current band Nightshift. We are going in to our twenty third year now - playing commercial one nighters like weddings, corporate events, etc. Don't turn your nose up at it though - it has allowed me a wonderful quality of life. It gave me the freedom to go back to school and complete a post graduate degree in Communications Studies - all the while supporting myself by playing weddings.

3. When did you get into recording?

It was in this graduate program - in the early nineties - that I found myself drawn to the fledgling emerging universe of hard disc recording and midi sequencing. Based on nothing more than the recommendation of one of my band mates who had an old Atari, I jumped in head first and bought a Mac LC ll, along with a version 1.1 of what was then Notator Logic. I had no idea what I was getting myself into. But, in hindsight, it was a decision of epic importance in my life - shaping my future as much as the music of Milt Jackson and Charlie Parker did fifteen years prior. 

I opened up my own commercial home studio in 1998 and began doing a variety of projects, working on radio jingles, artist CD projects, and whatever came my way. A couple of years later a colleague called me up - desperate. He was working at a post production house and one of the editors had just quit. They were doing audio post for a weekly TV series and needed a Pro Tools editor - and fast! And so, once again, I jumped in head first into what would ultimately open up my world even more - the world of Pro Tools. 

4. People you have worked with/for?

Focusing on Logic, I built up a small but loyal client base and my phone kept ringing for Logic tech support and instruction. Film composers and studio owners all over the city were calling me. Even the music stores were giving out my phone number at this point! This kind of stuff becomes a self fulfilling prophecy. The more of it you do, the more calls you get to keep doing it. At least that's the way it should be!

As my Logic chops kept growing, I was hired by an old buddy of mine, Len Sasso, who was then an associate editor at Electronic Musician magazine, and began writing some columns for them. I had a blast doing them - and really learned to focus and express my thoughts in a concise and clear manner. This lead to a collaboration with LA based composer Terry Michael Huud on the 2006 film called Civic Duty - which was certainly one of the highlights of my professional life as a composer. 

5. Why are you so good at training people?

I wake up every day excited to boot up, and create. Whether it's instructional videos, creating music, working with a studio client, performing with my band, or teaching at the schools - my days are filled with what I love doing. Enriched by the stimulation and creative freedom this modern music making software brings to my life. I bring that excitement and passion to each and every training product I create. My years of experience both using and teaching these programs has taught me the best way to make the user comfortable with these complex programs.

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Logic Pro X Key Commands Explained® is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 3 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great series! It helped me find ways around the software I would have never thought about. Wonderful!
Date published: 2018-11-11
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Another great course The only person who won’t learn something from this course is Eli Krantzberg! There’s always more to learn with Logic and Eli provides great new tips, long forgotten key commands and improvements to your workflow just when you thought you had got it all figured out. Great stuff! Thanks.
Date published: 2018-10-13
Rated 4.0 out of 5 by from very informative Lots of great information
Date published: 2018-10-12
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