David Earl is a certified Apple Logic Pro 10 trainer. He also teaches a variety of other audio production topics including modular synthesis, mixing and mastering. David has created a wealth of online courses covering Logic 101 and 201 among others, many of which can be found at MacPro Video. He also offers tips & tutorials via his sflogicninja YouTube channel, with over 30,000 subscribers and 4 million views.
David speaks and teaches master classes at universities, Apple stores, Game Developers Conference, music conferences and other events. He has also authored an in-depth Beginner's Guide to Dance Music Production.
Speaking Events & Master Classes
- Games & Playable Media Master’s Program - University of California, Santa Cruz
- Stepping Out From the Shadows: Music, the Bass Guitar & the Rhetoric of Revolution - Stanford Arts Institute, Stanford University, 2012-2013 (guest speaker)
- Logic Pro Workflow for Game Music Composition - Game Developers Conference, San Francisco, CA, March 2012
- Masterclass: An Afternoon with sflogicninja - Pyramind, San Francisco, CA, December 2010
- Masterclass with sflogicninja - Winter Music Conference, Miami Beach, FL, March 2009
MacPro Video Tutorials
Having taught for over 10 years at an Apple Certified training facility in San Francisco called Pyramind, David has long been a resource to fellow composers, producers and studio engineers who needed help with their DAWs.
A few years back he created the sflogicninja YouTube channel to provide a Logic resource for other aspiring producers, composers, and engineers. The enormous popularity of these videos inspired David to partner with macProVideo.com to create longer format, in-depth tutorials.
David and the mPV team continue to create some of the best Logic tutorials on the planet. Check out some of his course previews here.
Books & Articles
LMMS: A Complete Guide to Dance Music Production
The beginner's guide to exploring, understanding, and rocking the world of dance music using the free LMMS digital audio workstation.
- Create the dance music you wanted. An experienced guide shows you the ropes.
- Learn from the best in dance music; its history, its people, and its genres.
- Learn the art of making music: from the way you set up your equipment, to polishing up your final mix.
Tips & Tutorials
Explore David's library of tips and in-depth tutorials on Logic, audio production, mixing, synthesis, live performance and more.