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Cakewalk Pro Audio Review
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CleverJoe Note: Cakewalk Pro Audio has evolved and has been largely replaced by Cakewalk Sonar (see below for more info).
Cakewalk Sonar 4 Studio
SONAR Producer Edition has a well-earned reputation for delivering powerful production tools in a fast, streamlined user interface. With SONAR 4, Cakewalk has added powerful new recording, editing, comping and navigation tools that optimize workflow for today's professional. In addition, version 4 combines innovative surround and AV capabilities along with precise engineering tools. SONAR 4 Producer Edition is the perfect solution for composing, recording, editing, mixing, and remixing music productions; and for providing voice over, score, sound design and post audio for film, TV, video, commercials, and games.
The following links are good sources for online orders. Fast, free shipping and easy online music stores to shop at. Even for bass players. <>
Cakewalk Pro Audio
Cakewalk Pro Audio just keeps getting better
and better. Cakewalk is one of the best multitrack
recording software packages around. Cakewalk Pro Audio includes a whole whack of
yummie goodies, including some very serious new tools
Cakewalk Pro Audio incorporates it's
new "WavePipe" audio technology for
superb effects processing, mixing
control, and playback performance using
any standard audio card. This is a very
fast and creative tool for professional
music and sound production. Get
professional-level response to mixing,
muting, solo, record, effects parameters, and other
real-time audio processing.
||Also worth noting is a the ultra cool
new Session Drummer plug-in. This is a great tool which allows you
to compose and arrange drum tracks on the fly. Drag and drop your way
to beat street.
Cakewalk Pro Audio features include:
- The new "WavePipe" feature delivers instantaneous audio processing performance to
all wave compatible sound cards. It also provides professional caliber
response to all of the other real time audio functions like mixing, muting,
solo, record, effects parameters.
- You now have direct control over all the advanced features in audio hardware
such as DSP effects, SMPTE options, low latency mixing, and busses and patching.
Supports the Yamaha DSP Factory, Sonorus Studi/o, and others
- MP3, RealSystem G2, and Windows Media support allows users mixdown and encode to the
standard compression formats for distribution over the internet.
Guitar Tuner Enhancements
- offers direct access to a chromatic tuner for tuning guitars and
other instruments through the sound card.
Guitar Amp Simulation
- a DirectX effect that provides a realistic amplified sound to
guitar tracks, with selection of amplifier model, cabinet enclosure, tremolo, EQ,
presence, and overdrive
- provides real time display of MIDI tracks on a customizable guitar fretboard
- MIDI guitarists can easily filter out unintended notes with pitch,velocity, and duration controls
Tablature Display and Editing
- converts MIDI guitar tracks to tablature display, complete control over guitar type, finger span, and tuning
Cakewalk Home Studio
Cakewalk Home Studio is a great all-around home studio recording software packages in it's (low!) price range.
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Cakewalk Loop CD: Rockit Fuel Windows
Rockit Fuel is an organic, real feel Pop/Rock/Funk collection that can easily be used while creating other styles of music. Rockit Fuel contains and expands upon loops taken from existing Smart Loops CDs.
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