Understanding tempo


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Understanding tempo

Logic's flexible timing grade is one of its greatest strengths. Let's learn how we can set up and change our project's tempo and time signatures. Tempo refers to the duration of time each musical beat takes. It's measured in beats per minute or BPM. You'll find your current Tempo setting in the middle of the Transport window. Default BPM is 120 or 2 beats per second. Adjust it here to change the global BPM of your song. You can click up or down on the number to make the BPM higher or lower, or you can double-click on the number to enter a number in manually.

Let's try 140. You can also change the tempo during playback. I'm going to play the song and I'm going to drag the Tempo down. We should hear the tempo slow as this happens. (Music playing.) Now I'm going to speed up. (Music playing.) Because these are all MIDI-based software instrument tracks, they're able to conform to the changing tempo in real-time.

Once you decide an appropriate tempo for your s...

Understanding tempo
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Understanding tempo provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Scott Hirsch as part of the Logic Pro 9 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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Logic Pro
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