Cakewalk’s Robin Kelly has put together a series of tech tips for SONAR users in a section we are calling Robin’s Riffs. Each week, we will include a new tip.
This week, Robin Kelly shows you how to achieve a layered synth sound in SONAR. In this example, Robin shows you how to create a simple layer using two instances of Dimension LE. You can use any instrument to recreate this layered sound. This technique will work with SONAR 8 and SONAR Home Studio 7.
How to create layered synth sounds
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On Thursday, January 22, Cakewalk Product Manager Samara Krugman and Consumer PR Manager Dave Lubell joined ‘Digital Chef” Ralph Bond on Host John Iasiuolo’s Computer Outlook Radio Talk Show.
The live talk show airs on affiliate stations across the US and can be heard on the internet worldwide. Samara and David spoke about SONAR Home Studio 7, the new cable products and the recent NAMM tradeshow for the entire hour-long show. If you’re new to music production, this show will loosen all the tension!
The show is archived on the web. Listen to Computer Outlook here.
Many thanks to all for making our weekend in Anaheim, California at the 2009 NAMM Show a HUGE success. Thanks to those who stopped by our booth and to those who’ve been following along on the blog.
If you haven’t seen it yet, check out of NAMM 2009 blog page. Ian has worked very hard to post about his experience from the convention floor with live video footage and booth photos. Check back this week for more NAMM coverage. Here’s a new video, showcasing one of our new cable products(UA1G) and SONAR Home Studio 7.
* Please see our post below to learn more about our cable products! *
With the release of three major products: SONAR Home Studio 7 & 7XL, SONAR 8 Producer & Studio, and SONAR V-Studio 700, Cakewalk’s SONAR product line has been spotted all over the internet. Various media outlets have posted literature and video interviews to introduce the world to the latest SONAR products. Here’s a brief listing of the latest clips:
SONAR V-Studio 700
Articles: *New* Pro Recording Magazine
Create Digital Music & CakewalkNet & Pro Sound News
Premier Guitar – Featuring Cakewalk’s George Persiantsev
Gearwire – Cakewalk presents the ‘unveiling’ of SONAR V-Studio 700
Gearwire – Featuring Cakewalk’s Brandon Ryan
Sound On Sound
SONAR 8 Producer & Studio
Gearwire – Featuring Cakewalk’s Product Manager Alex Westner
Digital Music Doctor – Demonstration on Transient Shaper tool
*NEW* Daily Motion Channel – Tutorials on SONAR 8/V-Studio 700
SONAR Home Studio 7 / 7XL
Gearwire – Featuring Cakewalk’s Product Manager Samara Krugman
Enjoy! There’s more to come shortly!