Insert Scenes at Playhead ⌘↘ – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day

  Insert Scenes at Playhead ⌘↘

The Main Window Tracks area also contains the Live Loops display.

Place the regions of the selected scene(s) at the playhead location.

Edit Live Loops scenes in Logic Pro – Apple Support

Scenes are similar to tracks regarding focus and selection: When you select multiple scenes, the first selected scene is the focused scene. Some operations, such as using a key command to trigger a scene, only affect the focused scene when multiple scenes are selected.

 

Copy to Live Loops ⌘ – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day

  Copy to Live Loops    ⌘

Copy the selection (regions) to Live Loops cells.

I need to investigate using Live Loops. It is such a different way to use Logic than as a simple recorder or arranger.

Work with Live Loops cells in Logic Pro – Apple Support

Using the Copy to Live Loops key command in Logic Pro, you can copy various combinations of regions to new scenes, depending on what you have selected in the Tracks area. This is especially useful for populating a Live Loops grid in an existing project containing many different regions, sections, or markers. You can copy any of the following to Live Loops:

 

Double Cycle/Loop Length ⌥⇧⌘. – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day (KCotD)

  Double Cycle/Loop Length   ⌥⇧⌘.

Doubles the cycle length. The cycle area is lengthened in a forward motion. This becomes important if you change your mind and want to ‘Halve Cycle/Loop Length ⌥⇧⌘, – Halving shifts the start of the cycle forward in time. The only way to make the cycle smaller leaving the start position alone is by moving the cycle end mark backwards

Use the cycle area in Logic Pro – Apple Support

You can use the cycle area to repeatedly play a particular part of a project. The cycle area can be used for composing, practicing a part before recording, recording multiple takes, and other purposes.

 Change loop settings for cells in Live Loops for Logic Pro – Apple Support

Loop Length: Determines the length of the loop. Changing the Loop Length value can be useful when you want to loop only a particular portion of a cell.

 

Live Loops: Show Length as Position – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day (KCotD)

  Live Loops: Show Length as Position

Display the length of the selected cell as positions in bars and beats. A one bar cell has a length of 1 with cell start position of 1 1 and cell end position of 2 1.

I think learning how to translate Ableton Live commands and actions into Live Loops commands and actions might be a very good way to dive in to Live Loops…

Change loop settings for cells in Live Loops for Logic Pro – Apple Support

Cell Length appears as Cell End, Loop Length appears as Loop End, and both show a position value.

 

Select Playing Cells – Logic Pro keyboard command of the day (KCotD)

  Select Playing Cells

Select all of the cells that are currently playing. I can imagine using this command to prepare to completely stop a Live Loop playback.

Edit Live Loops cells in Logic Pro – Apple Support

Parameters for selected cells appear in the Cell inspector, which replaces the Region inspector when cells are selected. When you select a single cell, the title bar of the Cell inspector shows the cell name; when you select multiple cells, the title bar shows the number of selected cells.

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