Logic Pro Secret Knowledge – Year End Roundup w/ Matt Shadetek

Dubspot instructor/course designer Matt Shadetek brought Logic Pro knowledge to the masses in 2012 with his Secret Knowledge series. In this roundup you can catch up on all of Matt’s production tips from the past year.

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Secret Knowledge Pt. 1 – Using Maschine w/ Logic Pro: Standalone Mode

Using Native Instruments’ Maschine with Logic Pro in standalone mode and syncing with Logic.

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Secret Knowledge Pt. 2 – Using Maschine w/ Logic Pro: Plug-in Mode

Using Native Instruments’ Maschine as a plug-in inside of Apple’s Logic Pro.

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Secret Knowledge Pt. 3 – Layering Drums in Ultrabeat

Layering drums and other techniques to create unique and dynamic drum sounds with Logic Pro’s Ultrabeat device.

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Secret Knowledge Pt. 4 – Creating Melodies from Chord Progressions

Learn a compositional technique for creating fresh new melodies, basslines, and chord progressions quickly and effectively.

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Secret Knowledge Pt. 5 – Logic Video Tutorial: Sidechaining the ES2 Synthesizer

Using the sidechain inputs in Apple’s Logic ES2 synthesizer to creatively modulate a basic synth sound.

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Secret Knowledge Pt. 6 – How to Create Classic House Sounds

How to create two classic house sounds including the organ bass sound found in Robin S.’s “Show Me Love.”

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Secret Knowledge Pt. 7 – Resampling Pads Using EXS24 + Sculpture

Resampling using Logic’s EXS24 and Sculpture.

Related Dubspot Courses

For further exploration of Logic check out Dubspot’s six-level Logic Pro Producer program, designed by Matt Shadetek. In this course (whether at our online school or our physical school in New York City), students will learn to create a four-track EP, starting with a set of musical sketches and developing them over the course of six levels, refining their craft as they advance.

Master Logic with our complete program of courses culminating in a four-track EP ready for release. In addition to achieving a complete overview of the composition process in Logic you’ll also earn the Dubspot Producer’s Certificate in Logic Pro. After completing this program, you will leave with a new EP, a remix entered in an active remix contest, and a scored commercial to widen your scope.

What’s Included

  • Logic Pro Level 1: Shake Hands with Logic
  • Logic Pro Level 2: Completing Your First Track
  • Logic Pro Level 3: Mixing Essentials
  • Logic Pro Level 4: Sound Design & Instrumentation
  • Logic Pro Level 5: Advanced Composition & Production
  • Logic Pro Level 6: Taking Your EP Global

Music Production with Logic Pro start dates:

January 30th in NYC – Wednesdays & Fridays, 6:15-am-9:00pm
The week of January 20th DUBSPOT ONLINE

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