Logic Pro X

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Description of App: 

Logic Pro X is the most advanced version of Logic ever. Sophisticated tools for professional songwriting, editing, and mixing are built around a modern interface that’s designed to get creative results quickly and also deliver more power whenever it’s needed. Logic Pro X includes a massive collection of instruments, effects, and loops, providing a complete toolkit to create amazing-sounding music.
Powerful Interface.
• Consolidate and control multiple tracks or create rich, layered instruments with Track Stacks.
• Smart Controls allow you to manipulate multiple plug-ins and parameters with a single move.
• An enhanced Mixer lets you move, copy, and bypass channel inserts more efficiently .
• Quickly re-order song sections and try new ideas using Arrangement Markers .
• Autosave keeps your work safe and sound.

Version: 

10.2

Free or Paid: 

Paid

Version Of macOS App Was Tested On: 

OS 10.11.2

Accessibility Comments: 

This version of Logic Pro X is partially accessible with VoiceOver.

Usability: 

The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver, but the interface could be easier to navigate and use.

Other Comments: 

This version introduces us to Alchemy - the ultimate sample manipulation synthesizer - Next generation synthesizer plug-in with multiple sound generators including; additive, spectral, formant, granular, sampler, and virtual analog - Over 3,000 presets for all types of electronic music including electronic dance, hip hop, rock, and sound for picture - Integrated keyword preset browser for finding the right sounds quickly - Performance controls like the Transform Pad make it easy to explore and reshape sounds - Combine up to four synth modules to create complex multi-layered sounds - Virtual analog oscillators produce authentic recreations of iconic synth sounds - Wide selection of modeled analog and special effect filters for producing sounds with vintage character and tonal complexity - Create animated, dynamic instruments using over 100 modulation sources that include flexible LFOs, AHDSR and MSEG envelopes, and step sequencers - Manipulate and combine samples in new ways using a collection of morphing and resynthesis tools - Import EXS24 instruments or create your own using a robust set of sampler features - Apply independent arpeggiators to each of the 4 sound sources to transform simple chords into elaborate performances - Integrated effects rack with reverb, modulation, delay, compression, and a range of distortion effects • New tabbed Transform Pad and X/Y Pad Smart Controls for Alchemy instruments • Share directly to Apple Music Connect (requires Apple Music Connect account) • Adds support for Force Touch trackpad • Create custom track icons with your own image files • 1,000 new Apple Loops from a variety of popular instruments and genres including EDM, Hip Hop, Indie, Disco, Funk, and Blues • Expanded MIDI clock options improve sync compatibility with external MIDI devices • Multiple additional enhancement and stability improvements