How to Control Logic Pro X with an iPad: Logic Remote

Logic Remote is the free iOS app for iPad, designed specifically to control Logic Pro X. There are plenty of third-party remote control apps out there, so what is it that makes this app so special?  

Logic Remote is the free iOS app for iPad, designed specifically to control Logic Pro X. There are plenty of third-party remote control apps out there, so what is it that makes this app so special?

As you might expect it gives easy access to the transport and basic mixer controls, so as a singer/songwriter for example you could activate your Logic Pro X rig while recording vocals in the isolation booth. Logic Remote also allows access to Smart Controls, allows you to play instruments in Logic Pro X, and actually makes using the manual an enjoyable and rewarding experience! So let's dive in'

Mike has been obsessed with music software since he first saw Fairlight's Page-R, and has tracked its development through his work as a performer, composer and producer. As a writer he has contributed articles to Sound On Sound since 1999, and currently writes their Apple Notes column. As well as being a certified Logic Pro and Pro Too... Read More

Discussion

Lung
I feel ashamed of myself for not having actually given the iOS app as much attention as it probably deserves. I purchased and downloaded Logic Pro X upon debut, followed by the iPad Remote but then just went about my way plodding through Logic, never looking back.

Thanks for the article, Mike. I think it's about time I give it a spin.
thirdspace
Thanks Lung! Give iPad Remote a spin - you will never look back!
Sync Music Tech Marketing
I am a little late to using an iPad, but this is my first app, really all I care about is making music. Let me say this It may already exist but if I could draw in my automation curves, then this app would be the greatest thing ever. I think that is the only real feature missing from these apps. If there is a solution please let me know. Sometimes I just want to lounge and get away from the console imagine the possibilities.

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