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Darren Burgos on Mon, December 12th 0 comments
Want to create unique, effective EDM risers in Logic Pro X without the hassle of starting from scratch every time? Darren Burgos shows how you need not reinvent the wheel for every project.

Step 1: Make a Pitch Bend Template Loop 

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Step 2: Save the Pitch Bend Loop to the Browser 

Tip: You can resize the region to 4 bars, 16 bars, etc. by holding “Option” down and dragging the bottom right corner of the region.
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Step 3: Choose a Sound and Add Some MIDI 

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Step 4: Select the Smart Control to Use 

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Step 5: Add Synth Mappings to Smart Control

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Step 6: The Scaling Window

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Step 7: Adjust Each Parameter’s Scaling

Tip: Want to use a knob on your controller instead? Collapse the parameter mapping drop-down if you need to. Below it, you’ll see the External Assignment’s “Learn” button. Click it (so it turns red) then twist a physical knob on your MIDI controller. 
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Step 8: Record the Smart Control Knob as Automation

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Step 9: Save the Patch to the Library

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Learn all about using Smart Controls in Logic Pro X in the AskAudio Academy here.
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