For nearly 25 years, Cubase has been one of the most popular multi-platform applications of the digital-audio age, and now with Cubase 6, Steinberg has once again enhanced the capabilities of this trend-setting digital audio workstation. In the Beginner/Intermediate installment of this two-part video series, host Andrew Eisele takes you on a tour of the program's new features and prepares you to become a Cubase 6 power user.
You'll start with an overview of Cubase's refined interface, and learn workflow shortcuts for navigating and working in the program's feature-rich screens. You'll learn basic processes like importing audio, creating tracks and setting up for recording. Then it's on to MIDI features, and how to use the various on-board audio and MIDI editors in the program. You'll learn to use a variety of VST instruments such as the amazing HALion Sonic SE, as well as the VST Amp Rack, and the Arpache SX to craft professional and powerful tracks. You'll also learn mixing techniques using Cubase's built-in effects, EQ's, compressors, and routing features, as well as how to use automation to really bring your tracks to life. Finally, you'll export your mix using the best sample rate, bit depth, and file format for sharing your music. With Cubase 6, Beginner Level, you'll be on the road to mastering the extensive and amazing features of Cubase and using them right away to make the most of your music!