Compress to impress in our newest Logic Tips lesson

Our weekly tutorial series continues, this week delving into compression in Logic Pro X.

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Logic Compressor

This week in MusicTech’s Logic Tips series, our Logic Pro X expert Jono Buchanan shows you how to harness the power of the Compressor plug-in. Compression can be slightly confusing for those unfamiliar with it, but Jono breaks it down to the bare bones and shows you how parameters affect the signal in different ways and what the benefits of compression are on a track.

In our Logic Pro Tips series, MusicTech’s Logic expert Jono Buchanan breaks down music production on Apple’s professional DAW. Episodes posted so far include:

  • Exploring the Logic interface
  • Logic’s software instruments
  • Programming MIDI
  • MIDI editing techniques
  • Using the MIDI note editor
  • Understanding drum programming
  • Using Logic’s Drummer tool
  • Auxiliary sends broken down
  • How to use Apple Loops for inspiration, and more

Jono Buchanan is an Apple Certified instructor, with tons of experience under his belt. He’s a professor in Guildhall’s Electronic Music Department, teaching BMus Year 2 Dance Music project for Electronic Music’s Principal study course. Outside of that, he also produces and composes for various projects and writes reviews for MusicTech magazine too. He now also makes awesome weekly tutorials for Logic Pro X!

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