This book will teach you everything you need to know to get started using Logic Pro/Express today! Whether you're a beginner with no prior training, or you have some knowledge of Logic Pro/Express and are in need of a refresher course, Alfred's Teach Yourself Logic Pro/Express is the perfect resource. You will learn how to optimize your Mac; work with MIDI; choose an audio/MIDI interface; select microphones; use loops, plugins, and effects; edit audio; and create a stunning final mix. When you're finished reading this book, you'll be able to record, edit, mix, and send your songs out for the world to hear on the web, on CD, and more. The included DVD contains over 150 minutes of video that clearly demonstrates the essential features of Logic Pro/Express with an easy-to-understand approach.