Covering both Sonar 8 Studio and Producer Editions (as well as Sonar Home Studio 7 and 7 XL), Sonar 8 Power! is the eighth edition of the best-selling Sonar Power book series providing detailed training for Cakewalk's Sonar 8 music recording software. Written for both new users and veteran upgraders alike, Sonar 8 Power! walks you through all of the features of the software with step-by-step instructions and exercises.
New users will start at the beginning and learn everything they need to know to use Sonar 8 for recording, editing, producing, mixing, and bringing their music to the masses. Upgraders will learn about all the new features in Sonar 8 as well as enhancements to existing features that may affect their current production workflow.
New topics covered include: TS-64 Transient Shaper plug-in, TL-64 Tube Leveler plug-in, Beatscape VSTi, Dimension Pro VSTi, Channel Tools plug-in, Native Instruments Guitar Rig 3 LE, TruePianos Amber Module VSTi, Instrument Tracks, Loop Explorer enhancements, Arm tracks during playback/recording, Insert Send Assistant, Exclusive Solo mode, Solo Override, Live input bounce, Clip selection groups, Aim Assist line, Free Edit Tool, Quick Group enhancement, Edit tools enhancements, and much more.
About Scott R. Garrigus
Scott R. Garrigus has been involved with music and computers since he was 12 years old. He holds a B.A. in music performance with an emphasis in sound recording technology. In 1995, his first article appeared in Electronic Musician magazine, and in 2000, he authored his first book, Cakewalk Power! He is now the author of several books, including Sound Forge 8 Power! and Sonar 8 Power! He continues to contribute articles to a number of print and online publications. He also publishes his own music technology newsletter, called DigiFreq (digifreq.com) which provides free news, reviews, tips and techniques to over 20,000 music technology users.
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List price: $49.99
Sonar 8 Power is currently available with an introductory discount of 37% off the list price ($31.49 plus free shipping)