Apple has updated its Logic Pro X music production application for Mac.

Logic Pro X

Version 10.4.2 of Logic Pro X comes with support for external storage of the Sound Library, Smart Tempo with multi-track recordings, Alchemy improvements and more.

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.

Changes in Logic Pro X 10.4.2

  • The Sound Library can be relocated to an external storage device.
  • Smart Tempo can analyze tempo data across multi-track recordings to define the Project Tempo.
  • Imported multi-track stems can follow or define Project Tempo.
  • Smart Tempo now analyzes the tempo of MIDI performances recorded without a metronome.
  • Alchemy provides drag and drop hot zones that let you select re-synthesis and sampling options while importing audio.
  • Alchemy allows numerical editing of parameter values.
  • Dragging one automation point over another now aligns them vertically.
  • New mixer mode allows channel strip fader and pan controls to be used to set send level and pan.
  • Automatic Slurs can be applied to selected notes in the Score Editor.
  • Add a photo to track or project notes to help remember key session details or studio hardware settings.
  • This update also contains numerous stability and performance improvements.

Logic Pro X is available from the Mac App Store for $199.99 USD.

More information: Apple