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Dorico is the next-generation scoring application from Steinberg, with a whole new way of working with music notation. Built from the ground up by musicians for musicians, Dorico is like having an intelligent assistant by your side. Dorico’s output is the equal of the finest music engraving, and brings music to life through Steinberg’s award-winning audio engine.

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Dorico’s workflows are divided into five distinct modes — Setup, Write, Engrave, Play and Print — that are all one mouse tap away from the toolbar, and can be freely changed at any time. Collapsible panels to the left, right and bottom of the window provide instant access to each mode’s features, and can be hidden with a single click or key command to show as much music as possible on your display.

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Steinberg Nuendo Live

Steinberg Nuendo Live
NUENDO LIVE – ADVANCED LIVE RECORDING SYSTEM – Nuendo Live is a professional multitrack live recording solution perfectly tailored to capture live performances from club show up to the largest concerts and festivals. Ease of use utmost stability and an exceptional performance are combined to make your live recording session both more professional and a whole lot easier. Highlights of Nuendo Live include on-the-fly session setup a convenient record panel a 60-second pre-record buffer auto-save functionality and a seamless integration with Yamahas CL digital mixing consoles.

In plain words Nuendo Live the ideal choice to capture the essence of now – with superior quality and without any compromises. Clean and professional design Nuendo Live highlights a user interface that you will instantly feel familiar with. Recording editing marker lane insertion access to folders – everything is close at hand and can be accessed from one clearly arranged window. Dispensable options and preferences are replaced by auto-setup functions making Nuendo live instantly ready to record. Best of all Nuendo Live is derived from the professional look and feel of its big brother Nuendo. Record-ready in less than a minute With Nuendo Live you are ready to record in less than a minute. The application automatically creates the whole input/output setting right after the start. Plus Nuendo Live enables you to arm all tracks at once and to set up the naming scheme of recorded tracks folders and project files instantly. This time-saving approach allows you to concentrate on what really counts: the show. Stay ahead of things – Nuendo Live Record Panel Nuendo Live features a convenient Record Panel that shows all the essential live recording information in one spot. Whether it is the recording length (current and total) the remaining disk space the project timecode the incoming timecode the marker position or the record folder – everything you need to know is displayed in real time providing you a birds eye view on your current recording session even from a distance. 24+ hours recording without barriers Nothing should interrupt your recording session. For this reason Nuendo Live features a timecode-friendly 24-hour timeline making it possible to record without any limits. And if youre recording for more than 24 hours Nuendo Live automatically adds a new day to the timeline. Plus the software elegantly overcomes traditional file size limitations: the EBU standard RIFF 64 Broadcast Wave File format is used per default removing the natural 4GB file size barrier of standard WAV recording files. And even when Nuendo Live is being used with a FAT32 file system the application automatically splits recorded files before the 4GB barrier is reached. Award-winning sound quality Professional audio engineers cannot make any compromises when it comes to sound quality. Steinbergs award-winning audio engine is known for its natural sound reproduction and can be heard on numerous Grammy and Academy Award winning productions. Audio signals are internally processed with 32-bit floating point resolution based on the IEEE 754 Standard making it possible to capture even the finest nuance of your recording. Minimum System Requirements Mac OS X: Mac OS X Version 10.7 * Intel Dual Core CPU CoreAudio compatible audio hardware Windows: Windows 7 * Intel or AMD dual core CPU Windows compatible audio hardware ** Also Required: 2GB RAM 2 GB of free HD space Display resolution of 1280 x 800 recommended DVD-ROM dual-layer drive USB port for USB-eLicenser (license management) * (Native32-bit and 64-bit Nuendo version included) ** ASIO compatible audio hardware recommended for low-latency performance Steinberg Recording-and-Computers JES

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Steinberg HALion 5 VST Instrument

Steinberg HALion 5 VST Instrument
HALion 5 is a powerfully inspiring VST sampler and sound design instrument at the heart of modern sound creation and production environments.

Extend the boundaries of your virtual sampling and sound design. New instruments and sound sources a granular synth engine new effects a slicing mode and much more make HALion 5 an indispensable tool for pro musicians producers and sound designers. New Features New for HALion 5 are two new sound engines adding more options to your creative toolkit. Theres a new granular synthesis engine which will turn your samples into new textures a whole new sonic palette. The new tone wheel organ simulation offers the sound of classic drawbar organs. Slice and reconfigure your audio with the new slicing mode an essential producing tool. Remold any sample to fit with a beat or track. Flexible and easy to use the HALion 5 slicing mode uses first-rate algorithms that keep your sliced material sounding great. The FlexPhraser now includes a user mode that opens up loads of new sonic horizons. Create your own patterns and phrases with phrase editor set velocity and pitch for sounds whilst harnessing the additional power of two controller lanes. Import existing MIDI files and export them to Cubase for further editing. Two new MIDI modules give you exciting tools to build and play arrangements and drum tracks directly. Load up to 8 MIDI files in dedicated slots to be edited or triggered remotely with the Trigger Pad feature. HALion 5 include 8 stunning new instruments with over 1000 new sounds and presets to fuel your creativity in new ways. There are also 9 new effects including Wah Wah VST Amp Auto Filter and Ring Modulator. Why Choose HALion 5? Producers composers and studio musicians alike will revel in the sheer number of effects and instruments in the sound library. Nomatter what style youre into the range to choose from includes everything from ultra-realistic acoustic drum kits to the latest electronic beats. HALion 5 gives live musicians the opportunity to tweak sounds on stage ever faster than before and create song chains by switching Multis. Its the all-in-one answer to performers searching for sonic freedom. MegaTrig will enable you to create advanced instrument articulations and innovative sounds real DIY sound programming. Experiment with the HALion 5 Quick Controls giving you instant access to you most important settings. They can be set up individually for every program layer and FX settings giving you direct access at all times. Integrates with Cubase HALion 5 integrates perfectly with Cubase just insert the VST workstation as a VST instrument or Instrument Track. The MediaBay integration makes finding and working with presets fast and simple. Also supported is VST Expression 2 and multi-core support efficient sample compression technology and RAM Save Mode. Please note: Customers who have activated HALion 4 since May 15 2013 are entitled to a free grace period update to HALion 4. A USB e-Licenser is not included with this product. Features / Specifications Minimum System Requirements 4 GB RAM 17 GB of free HD space Display resolution of 1208 x 800 recommended DVD-ROM dual-layer drive USB port for USB e-Licenser USB Licenser (not included) Internet connection required for installation activation account set-up and registration Mac OS X: Mac OS X Version 10.7/10.8 Intel Dual Core CPU Core Audio compatible audio hardware VST 3 or AU compatible host application for using a plug-in Windows: Windows 7/Windows 8 Intel dual core CPU Windows compatible audio hardware VST 3 or VST 2 compatible host application for using as a plugin Steinberg Recording-and-Computers V0W

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Steinberg Nuendo 5

Steinberg Nuendo 5
Nuendo 5 is the most progressive software solution for audio-to- picture work. It includes unique dedicated tools that enable a natural workflow in post live and audio production.

Dedicated tools for ADR work enhanced mixing and routing possibilities a new VST3 Surround Panner and numerous features that expedite your workflow let Nuendo 5 meet all requirements of an audio production system in the 21st century. Flexibility and industry openness round out the capabilities of Nuendo 5. Nuendo 5 is the worlds number one in native audio postproduction with a superior feature set that surpasses all your expectations. It includes tools that allow an ADR-like workflow including EDL support. Not only does Nuendo 5 come with excellent surround features but also provides a unique automatable bus-destination routing system that lets you create different mix versions in one go. A new video engine guarantees stable video playback and the ability to work with multi-mono files means industry openness. An array of additional enhancements and 64-bit technologies boost performance and enables Nuendo 5 to handle large projects. Minimum System Requirements 1024 MB RAM Display resolution of 1280 x800 pixels 4 GB of free hard disk space QuickTime 7.1 and video card supporting OpenGL 1.2 (OpenGL 2.0 recommended) required for video playback USB-eLicenser and USB component connector DVD-ROM drive with dual-layer support required for installation Internet connection required for license activation Mac Mac OS X 10.5.8 or 10.6 Intel Core processor (Intel Core Duo recommended) CoreAudio compatible audio hardware Windows Windows XP (Home or Professional Service Pack 2 32-bit) or Windows Vista (32-bit and 64-bit) or Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit) 2 GHz processor (dual core processor recommended) Windows DirectX compatible audio hardware; ASIO compatible audio hardware recommended for low latency performance. Steinberg Recording-and-Computers D8F

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Steinberg Cubase Elements 8 Music Production Software (Educational)

Steinberg Cubase Elements 8 Music Production Software (Educational)
Cubase Elements 8 is a streamlined and personal version of Cubase that provides an instantly accessible music production environment. The technology platform used in Elements 8 is the is the same as its larger siblings in the Cubase family. Elements 8 offers improved songwriting tools such as chord pads – an expansion of chord tracks found in Elements 7 and a new re-record mode which allows for an instant retake from the original position preserving the original pre-count and metronome settings. Grace Period: Steinberg has set a grace period for this upgrade which means that anyone who has purchased Cubase Elements 7 since January 15th 2015 is eligible for a free upgrade to Cubase Elements 8. Using your eLicenser number click here to check whether you are eligible for a free upgrade. Please note – this Education Edition is only available to students and teachers at recognised educational establishments. Proof of status is required to purchase this product. Free Upgrade: Purchase Cubase 8 and receive a free upgrade to Cubase 8.5 upon release.

Free Upgrade: Purchase Cubase 8 and receive a free upgrade to Cubase 8.5 upon release. Improved Songwriting Tools Cubase Elements 8 is the latest version of the Elements series Elements 8 exapnds on features of the previous version and now includes chord pads which is an expansion of chord tracks. Chord pads enable you to experiment with chord patterns and creatively compose harmonic tracks using an intuitive visual layout. The circle of 5th chord view featured in the chord assistant is coherent and helps users to gain a further understanding of harmony based music theory with a visual representation of how chords are linked. Elements 8 allows you to jam with chords in real time and control multiple parameters to punch in chords on the fly creating a smooth workflow that is free from endless step time programming. Updated Effects and Instruments Cubase Elements 8 features a range of studio-grade effects updated from the previous version. HALion Sonic SE 2 delivers a range of new sounds and instruments for Cubase Elements plus a totally new synth. Groove Agent SE 4 has over 120 drum kits and an easy to use smart user interface for creating beats and hits. Cubase Elements 8 comes with 40+ audio effect processors including Pitch Correct for vocal intonation correction MorphFilter and the extraordinary VST Amp Rack guitar tone suite. Streamlined Solution to a Personal Music Production System Cubase Elements 8 makes working with instruments easier quicker and more transparent: Instrument tracks now features multiple audio outputs for any instrument and can also be fed by any MIDI track on any channel. Inserting a new instrument into the rack is reflected within the Project window by creating the corresponding instrument track automatically and vice versa. The new Instrument Rack introduces VST Quick Controls for each instrument letting you modify instruments and sounds without even opening the GUI. Features Supports 64 MIDI and 48 simultaneous audio tracks with up to 24-bit/192 kHz Award-winning 32-bit floating-point Steinberg audio engine flexible routing and full automatic delay compensation Includes upgraded virtual instruments: HALion Sonic SE workstation MPC-style Groove Agent SE drum machine Prologue synthesizer Includes 40+ audio effect processors including Pitch Correct for vocal intonation correction MorphFilter and the extraordinary VST Amp Rack guitar tone suite MixConsole provides the stellar mixing experience with full flexibility and integrated EQ/Dynamics channel strip modules for a pro-console sound Chord track and chord pads for easy chord composing and management Includes dozens of presets and thousands of MIDI construction loops Streamlined score editing feature set Unlimited encoding to MP3 is now included next to the already unlimited decoding of MP3 files FLAC lossless compression codec for recording importing and exporting audio files Improved windows handling on PC dockable rack and MediaBay plus a redesigned Track List Instrument (t)rack 2.0: Supports multi-outputs and multiinputs and merges instrument tracks with the Instrument Rack Specifications Hardware controller support (no NUAGE no EuCon) Professional score layout and printing (basic only) Chord track Chord Assistant (Circle of 5th only) Hermode tuning Channel strip modules System Requirements PC: Windows 7 / 8.x Mac: OS X versions 10.9 / 10.10 Intel or AMD dual core CPU 4 GB RAM (minimum: 4 GB) 10 GB free HD space 1920 x 1080 display resolution (minimum: 1366 x 768) Graphics card with DirectX 10 and WDDM 1.1 support (Windows only) OS compatible audio hardware DVD-ROM dual-layer drive Please Note: Internet connection required for activation account setup and personal / product registration. Additional downloads may be required for the installation. Steinberg Recording-and-Computers 18OZ

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Steinberg UR44 Audio Interface

Steinberg UR44 Audio Interface
The perfect balance between connectivity and portability the UR44 is a 6-input 4-output USB 2.0 audio interface with 4 D-PREs and MIDI I/O.

The UR44 is designed to meet the needs of a huge range of recording and production situations. With four mic preamps six inputs four outputs MIDI I/O ports and onboard DSP power. The UR44 also features full iPad connectivity offering an outstandingly flexible feature set. With stellar component quality the UR44 audio interface features four Neutrik analog combo inputs with peak LEDs and switchable +48V phantom power providing inputs for everything from an electric guitar to line-level audio equipment to boutique condenser mics. No DI box is needed to hook up your electric guitar or bass due to the switchable Hi-Z support. There are two additional line inputs allowing you to connect an extra audio source in combination with four mic preamps giving you a total of six input channels so youre ready to handle any recording situation. The unique UR44 interface features latency-free monitoring powered by the dspMixFx application and offering DSP-powered FX letting you record with compression EQ reverb and guitar amp simulation on the headphone mix. Specially adapted for Cubase all of the UR44s functionality is integrated directly i nto the Cubase mixer and custom Cubase windows. If youre composing or producing using MIDI equipment like keyboards or pad controllers the UR44 provides MIDI I/O ports on the back panel. With first-class audio technology and outstanding sound quality the UR44 is a unique production system in rugged and portable housing with enough I/O capability for complete flexibility. Whether youre recording live performances producing in studio quality at home or on the road or playing back audio backing tracks on stage the UR44 means you never have to compromise on your options. Enjoy the audio quality and advanced features of first-class studio-ready components housed within an interface portable enough to take with you wherever you and your music happen to be. Features / Specifications 24-bit/192 kHz USB 2.0 audio interface Four Class-A D-PRE mic preamps Rugged full-metal casing Compatible with major recording software MIDI input and output Cubase AI included iPad connectivity Basic FX Suite Latency-free monitoring with FX Minimum System Requirements 2 GB RAM 4 GB of free HD space Display resolution of 1280 x 800 recommended CD-ROM drive USB 2.0 / 3.0 port Internet connection required for installation activation account setup and registrationMac OS X Mac OS X 10.7 / 10.8 Intel Dual Core CPU Windows Windows 7 SP1 / Windows 8 Intel or AMD dual core CPU Please Note: Steinberg USB audio interfaces are now incompatible with OS X 10.11.1. Since the release of 10.11.1 Steinberg have discovered an issue with audio dropouts that can vary depending on the system. Steinberg apologise for any inconvenience that this problem may cause and are currently working on a resolution for this problem. For a full list of Steinberg products that are compatible with OS X 10.11.1 click here . Steinberg Recording-and-Computers WR0

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Steinberg UR22 Mk 2 USB Audio Interface

Steinberg UR22 Mk 2 USB Audio Interface
The Steinberg UR22 Mk2 USB Audio Interface builds on the success of the original UR22 interface but also adds iOS connectivity for portable audio recording editing and mixing. Featuring two XLR/TRS inputs with D-PRE microphone preamps MIDI in/out connectivity +48V phantom power and independent output and headphone volume controls the UR22 MK2 is a compact and robust USB interface perfect for creating high quality recordings on the go. Includes Cubase AI and Cubasis LE software.

High Fidelity Latency Free Recording With a 24-bit/192 kHz sample rate the UR22 Mk2 provides incredibly high audio quality whilst the innovative latency free hardware monitoring means you can monitor your performance in real time without any latency. Additionally the two class-A D-PRE microphone preamps offer a transparent and detailed sound perfect for capturing dynamic and natural vocal performances. Mac PC and iOS Compatible Designed to be compatible with a huge variety of systems the UR22 Mk2 can be connected and powered by Mac and PC computers via the single USB 2.0 connection. Additionally the Steinberg UR22 Mk2 can be connected to Apple iPads and iOS devices through a lightening to USB connector cable (not included). Cubase AI and LE Software The Steinberg UR22 Mk2 interface includes a downloadable copy of Cubase AI for Mac and PC as well as Cubasis LE for iOS which provides powerful audio creation and editing tools with a simplistic user interface. Cubase AI delivers a range of impressive features from the industry leading Cubase 8 software to allow recording editing and mixing perfect for beginners. Additionally Cubasis LE is the perfect tool for capturing inspiration on the fly. Simply take your UR22 interface and iPad with you and be able to record mix and edit audio ideas whenever the inspiration strikes you. Features 24-Bit/192 kHz USB 2.0 audio interface 2 Class-A D-PRE mic preamps supporting +48 V phantom power 2 Combo inputs (Hi-Z switch on input 2) 2 TRS outputs and headphones jack with independent level control Mac PC and iPad compatible USB Bus powered for Mac and PC Zero-latency hardware monitoring with Mix balance control MIDI input and output Loopback function for streaming performances live to the Internet Ipad connectivity via the Apple iPad camera connection kit / lightning to USB camera adapter (sold separately) Rugged full-metal housing Includes Cubase AI DAW software download version for Mac and PC and Cubasis LE DAW app for iOS Specifications General Inputs: 2 x XLR/TRS Combo Jacks Outputs: 2 x TRS Line Output 1 x 1/4” Headphone Additional Connections: MIDI In/Out USB Controls: 2 x Input Gain 1 x Mix 1 x Phones 1 x Output 1 x Hi-Z Switch USB Type: 2.0 USB Bit Rate: 24 Bit USB Sample Rate: 44.1 kHz 48 kHz 88.2 kHz 96 kHz 176.4 kHz 192 kHz Mic Inputs (Balanced) Input Level (Max): -10 dBu Input Impedance: 4 k Ohms Gain Range: +16 dB to +60 dB Line Input (Unbalanced) Input Level (Max): +16 dBu Input Impedance: 20 k Ohms Gain Range: -8 dB to +52 dB Hi-Z Input (Unbalanced) Input Level (Max): -4 dBV Input Impedance: 470k Ohm Gain Range: -8 dB to +52 dB Line Output (Balanced) Output Level (Max): +10 dBu Impedance: 150 Ohms System Requirements PC Operating System: Windows XP Windows 7 Windows 8 Processor: Intel or AMD Dual Core RAM: 2 GB Free Disk Space: 4 GB Display Resolution: 1280 x 800 Mac Operating System: OS X 10.5.8 10.6.4 10.7 10.8 Processor: Intel Dual Core RAM: 2 GB Free Disk Space: 4 GB Display Resolution: 1280 x 800 Please Note: Steinberg USB audio interfaces are now incompatible with OS X 10.11.1. Since the release of 10.11.1 Steinberg have discovered an issue with audio dropouts that can vary depending on the system. Steinberg apologise for any inconvenience that this problem may cause and are currently working on a resolution for this problem. For a full list of Steinberg products that are compatible with OS X 10.11.1 click here . Steinberg Recording-and-Computers 1F0O

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Steinberg Ultimate Cubase Recording Pack UR824 and Cubase Pro 8.5

Steinberg Ultimate Cubase Recording Pack UR824 and Cubase Pro 8.5
The Steinberg Ultimate Cubase Recording Pack includes a UR824 USB rack audio interface providing connectivity through eight TRS/XLR combo inputs and eight TRS outputs the UR824 also features two pairs of ADAT and wordclock I/O. The latest version of Cubase is also included; a highly advanced music production system used by thousands of professionals around the world.

The UR824 features eight D-PRE mic preamps and premium audio converters to ensure the highest quality sound in addition to DSPs for latency-free monitoring with effects. Switchable impedance on two inputs pad attenuation phantom power and two individual headphone buses with separate outputs and controls round out the impressive I/O capabilities of the UR284 Cubase Pro 8 introduces a new windows handling paradigm including a new workspace organizer that makes for a more efficient workflow. Windows can be freely placed on any display and maximized restored minimized tiled and cycled through by using standard Windows OS commands. Windows will now also group Cubase windows in the taskbar preview window content and show mini icons. The Always On Top mode now organizes smaller plug-in windows even when working with maximized windows such the MixConsole. VCA Faders On analog consoles VCA faders enabled the control of channel gain by using DC voltage allowing the movement of a group of faders using a single master fader. VCA faders in Cubase Pro 8 not only assist you creating complex mixes it also enables more advanced automation workflows using the Coalesce VCA fader automation feature: merge the automation curve of a VCA fader with the automation curve of a controlled fader or fader groups. New Render In-Place Function The new render in-place function allows you to bounce MIDI and audio parts easily. You can define exactly on what to include and for example render-in track FX in the newly created events. Trigger the command and a new audio track is created with all effects settings copied over from the original source track plus your rendered audio event including intact event boundaries. ASIO Guard 2 ASIO Guard 2 uses low latencies just on the tracks where latency matters while using a larger latency that saves performance for playback tracks. It now supports instrument tracks including multi-timbral and sample instruments that feature disk streaming as well as all live-input independent channels. The internal ASIO-Guard buffering was extended to improve the audio processing performance. Simply record and monitor in real time even on CPU demanding projects. VST Bass Amp VST Bass Amp delivers a comprehensive collection of amps cabs and stomp boxes that deliver those classic crunchy rock tones or nuanced funky creamy tones and everything in between. VST Bass Amp comes with six amp models and four classic speaker cabinets recorded with eight different microphones and microphone positions to reproduce the unique character of their originals. Create complete setups consisting of amps over 20 classic stomp box effects speaker cabinets microphone models and position. Plug-In Manager The new plug-in manager lets you arrange sort and group your effects and instruments either at the top level or in custom submenus making finding your plug-ins easier and letting you focus on whats really important. Create multiple collections as sub-sets of all installed effect and instruments and switch easily between them! VST Connect SE 3 VST Connect SE allows you to record audio and MIDI data over the internet. To make VST Connect SE even better it now sports a redesigned graphic user interface and is fully integrated into Cubase reducing the setup time and connection effort dramatically. Based on your feedback we implemented a convenient key transfer via email Twitter Facebook and more as well as the possibility to transfer files via drag-and-drop. The new Eco mode allows disabling the video stream during recording sessions to spare bandwidth. Improved Channel Strip EQ The channel strip EQ module provides additional mouse-over value readouts for gain frequency and the equivalent in note pitch. Enter pitch notes or cent values instead of Hz frequencies for each band. The Pre section now offers selectable slopes of 6 12 (default) 24 36 and 48 for high-cut and low-cut. Multiband Expander Multiband Expander allows you to modify the dynamic range of your tracks. Choose different settings for each one of the four available frequency bands independently to create a broader dynamic range or simply reduce unwanted noise. Multiband Expander also features a latency-free live mode that enables the use of the plug-in in a live environment. Waves Meters With the new Waves Meters in Cubase Pro 8 upcoming audio events are displayed with the respective waveforms scrolling though the mixer pane below the volume fader. No longer switch back and forth between the Project window and MixConsole to find out the current song position and check upcoming audio events within the project. Upgraded DeEsser Multiband Compressor & Tuner DeEsser is now available as channel strip module and adds full side-chain support allows you to constrain the high and low frequencies and a very handy preview function that plays only the signal that gets removed. Multiband Compressor now supports dedicated side-chaining with the ability to adjust and monitor trigger frequencies individually for each of its four bands. The updated Tuner plug-in now features strobe tuning mode a customizable base frequency and a bigger display for better readability. New Allen Morgan Pop-Rock Toolbox Allen Morgan has come up with new pop and rock style construction kits to help you get the most out of your new instruments and to help you overcome the much-feared composers block. Allen Morgans Pop-Rock Toolbox comes with 30 construction kits each with 25 to 30 audio and MIDI loops routed to predefined instruments including channel strip and mixer settings. Perfect for when youre looking for inspiring new material! Virgin Territories Virgin territories in automation lanes improves handling of automation data: when activated no automation data is written between two automated events on the same track making it possible to freely use the space in between two automations for parameter adjustments. Direct Routing Cubase Pro 8 includes a new direct routing section in MixConsole that allows you to set up group routing destinations for multiple channels buses and stems at once with a single click. Create different mix versions of any session at once. New Circle of 5ths and Proximity Chord Assistant Modes Other New Features Include: Quadrafuzz v2 Groove Agent SE 4 Acoustic Agent MIDI Tempo Detection Dockable Instrument Rack and MediaBay Features State-of-the-art music production system used by thousands of professionals around the world Award-winning 32-bit floating-point Steinberg audio engine with up to 192 kHz 5.1 surround flexible routing and full automatic delay compensation Unlimited audio instrument and MIDI tracks MixConsole provides the ultimate mixing experience with unmatched flexibility and integrated EQ/Dynamics channel strip modules for epic pro-console sound Comprehensive set of 8 outstanding instruments with over 3000 sounds Complete suite of 73 high-end audio and 18 MIDI VST effect processors VCA faders for complex mixing and automation workflows TrackVersions for playlists-like editing and render in-place for simplified editing tasks VariAudio for MIDI-style note editing of monophonic audio tracks automatic voicing harmonization and auto-tuning effect Chord track and pads for easy chord management and reharmonizing plus intelligent composing assistance VST Expression 2 for unique instrument articulation management and expression control on single-note level Professional music notation and score printing System Requirements Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10* Or Windows 7*** / Windows 8* Intel Core Or AMD Dual Core CPU 8 GB RAM (Minimum 4 GB) 15 GB Free Hard Disk Space 1920 x 1080 Display Resolution (Minimum 1366 x 768) Graphics Card With DirectX 10 And WDDM 1.1 Support (Windows Only) USB Port For USB-eLicenser (License Management) OS Compatible Audio Hardware** DVD-ROM Dual-layer Drive Internet Connection Required For Activation Account Setup And Personal / Product Registration * Native 32-bit and 64-bit Cubase version included. ** ASIO compatible audio hardware recommended for low-latency performance. *** Aero mode needs to be activated in Windows 7. Please Note: Steinberg USB audio interfaces are now incompatible with OS X 10.11.1. Since the release of 10.11.1 Steinberg have discovered an issue with audio dropouts that can vary depending on the system. Steinberg apologise for any inconvenience that this problem may cause and are currently working on a resolution for this problem. For a full list of Steinberg products that are compatible with OS X 10.11.1 click here . Steinberg Recording-and-Computers 186M

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Steinberg Cubase Elements 8 Music Production Software

Steinberg Cubase Elements 8 Music Production Software
Cubase Elements 8 is a streamlined and personal version of Cubase that provides an instantly accessible music production environment. The technology platform used in Elements 8 is the is the same as its larger siblings in the Cubase family. Elements 8 offers improved songwriting tools such as chord pads – an expansion of chord tracks found in Elements 7 and a new re-record mode which allows for an instant retake from the original position preserving the original pre-count and metronome settings. Grace Period: Steinberg has set a grace period for this upgrade which means that anyone who has purchased Cubase Elements 7 since January 15th 2015 is eligible for a free upgrade to Cubase Elements 8. Using your eLicenser number click here to check whether you are eligible for a free upgrade. Free Upgrade: Purchase Cubase 8 and receive a free upgrade to Cubase 8.5 upon release.

Free Upgrade: Purchase Cubase 8 and receive a free upgrade to Cubase 8.5 upon release. Improved Songwriting Tools Cubase Elements 8 is the latest version of the Elements series Elements 8 exapnds on features of the previous version and now includes chord pads which is an expansion of chord tracks. Chord pads enable you to experiment with chord patterns and creatively compose harmonic tracks using an intuitive visual layout. The circle of 5th chord view featured in the chord assistant is coherent and helps users to gain a further understanding of harmony based music theory with a visual representation of how chords are linked. Elements 8 allows you to jam with chords in real time and control multiple parameters to punch in chords on the fly creating a smooth workflow that is free from endless step time programming. Updated Effects and Instruments Cubase Elements 8 features a range of studio-grade effects updated from the previous version. HALion Sonic SE 2 delivers a range of new sounds and instruments for Cubase Elements plus a totally new synth. Groove Agent SE 4 has over 120 drum kits and an easy to use smart user interface for creating beats and hits. Cubase Elements 8 comes with 40+ audio effect processors including Pitch Correct for vocal intonation correction MorphFilter and the extraordinary VST Amp Rack guitar tone suite. Streamlined Solution to a Personal Music Production System Cubase Elements 8 makes working with instruments easier quicker and more transparent: Instrument tracks now features multiple audio outputs for any instrument and can also be fed by any MIDI track on any channel. Inserting a new instrument into the rack is reflected within the Project window by creating the corresponding instrument track automatically and vice versa. The new Instrument Rack introduces VST Quick Controls for each instrument letting you modify instruments and sounds without even opening the GUI. Features Supports 64 MIDI and 48 simultaneous audio tracks with up to 24-bit/192 kHz Award-winning 32-bit floating-point Steinberg audio engine flexible routing and full automatic delay compensation Includes upgraded virtual instruments: HALion Sonic SE workstation MPC-style Groove Agent SE drum machine Prologue synthesizer Includes 40+ audio effect processors including Pitch Correct for vocal intonation correction MorphFilter and the extraordinary VST Amp Rack guitar tone suite MixConsole provides the stellar mixing experience with full flexibility and integrated EQ/Dynamics channel strip modules for a pro-console sound Chord track and chord pads for easy chord composing and management Includes dozens of presets and thousands of MIDI construction loops Streamlined score editing feature set Unlimited encoding to MP3 is now included next to the already unlimited decoding of MP3 files FLAC lossless compression codec for recording importing and exporting audio files Improved windows handling on PC dockable rack and MediaBay plus a redesigned Track List Instrument (t)rack 2.0: Supports multi-outputs and multiinputs and merges instrument tracks with the Instrument Rack Specifications Hardware controller support (no NUAGE no EuCon) Professional score layout and printing (basic only) Chord track Chord Assistant (Circle of 5th only) Hermode tuning Channel strip modules System Requirements PC: Windows 7 / 8.x Mac: OS X versions 10.9 / 10.10 Intel or AMD dual core CPU 4 GB RAM (minimum: 4 GB) 10 GB free HD space 1920 x 1080 display resolution (minimum: 1366 x 768) Graphics card with DirectX 10 and WDDM 1.1 support (Windows only) OS compatible audio hardware DVD-ROM dual-layer drive Please Note: Internet connection required for activation account setup and personal / product registration. Additional downloads may be required for the installation. Steinberg Recording-and-Computers 18OV

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Steinberg UR28M USB Audio Interface

Steinberg UR28M USB Audio Interface
The UR28M interface delivers high-resolution audio with striking clarity. Connecting via USB 2.0 the DSP-powered console features digital and analog I/O with D-Pre mic preamps.

Designed for easy access to controls and connectors the UR28Ms console comes with a single prominent output volume knob for individually controlling the levels of one of three stereo output pairs or the levels of six outputs simultaneously. You can also select between three monitoring mixes set up in the dspMixFx mixer or Cubase which is routed to the selected outputs. Several smaller rotary knobs to control signal levels of inputs 1 and 2 and the levels of the two headphone outputs. while further dedicated switches for inputs 1 and 2 allow you to employ 48 volt phantom power 26 dB signal attenuation and connecting high-impedance instruments. Other controls include the Dim button for attenuating all line output signals by 20 dB the Mono button and the Mute button for muting the selected output signal. Four-segment LED meterings for the inputs and the output are also available on the UR28M console. The rear panel provides two TRS line inputs and two Neutrik combo TRS/XLR mic/line inputs alongside six analog balanced TRS outputs plus a coaxial S/PDIF input and output connector. Also included is a 1/8 inch stereo input jack for connecting to a portable audio player or other devices as a reference source. he UR28M represents a top-notch recording system with plenty of inputs and outputs to connect to microphones instruments studio monitors and headphones. Theres a USB connector to hook up to either your Mac or PC that lets you record and mix your productions with the included Cubase AI workstation or other audio software. Features/Specifications: 24-bit/96 kHz USB 2.0 audio interface Analog 4 in and 6 out plus stereo input for reference source S/PDIF coaxial I/O D-Pre Class-A discrete mic preamps supporting +48V Latency-free DSP-powered monitoring with one REV-X reverb and four Channel Strips with any DAW by using the latest dspMixFx technology Native VST 3 plug-ins of REV-X and Sweet Spot Morphing Channel Strip additionally included Digitally controlled monitor level control with DIM Mono and Mute fed by a 3×3 monitoring matrix 2 separate headphone buses with individual outputs Cubase AI 6 music production software included Cross-platform compatibility for Mac OS X and Windows Please Note: Steinberg USB audio interfaces are now incompatible with OS X 10.11.1. Since the release of 10.11.1 Steinberg have discovered an issue with audio dropouts that can vary depending on the system. Steinberg apologise for any inconvenience that this problem may cause and are currently working on a resolution for this problem. For a full list of Steinberg products that are compatible with OS X 10.11.1 click here . Steinberg Recording-and-Computers HD5

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Steinberg UR824 USB Audio Interface

Steinberg UR824 USB Audio Interface
Delivering pristine sound quality the UR824 audio interface perfectly combines high-speed USB 2.0 connectivity with balanced analog and digital inputs and outputs in various formats.

The UR824s front panel hosts two Neutrik combo TRS/XLR connectors for balanced microphone/line input with switchable 48 volt phantom power and Hi-Z pad push buttons for signal attenuation gain controls with peak indicators. On the opposite side theres a single output level rotary knob that allows you to easily adjust the levels of the eight line output signals alongside two headphone connectors each with a dedicated level control. The output signal to be controlled by the front panel rotary is selected through the software. The rear panel provides six Neutrik combo TRS/XLR inputs and eight analog balanced TRS outputs as well as two pairs of optical ADAT inputs and outputs. Also on board are two BNC connectors for switchable word clock input and output. Developed by using advanced technologies to offer seamless scalability this mixing and recording interface offers options to expand the number of analog inputs and outputs across the system via ADAT to provide up to 24 input and output channels. For signal synchronization the UR824 interface also features JetPLL a patent-applied solution for audio network jitter. JetPLL provides the same performance as traditional expensive clocking solutions found in the worlds best professional clocking products. With its expanded I/O capabilities the UR824 interface lets you hook up a vast number of equipment and instruments the signals of which can also be fed via its high-speed USB 2.0 link to your computer for mixing and recording at a maximum audio resolution of 24 bits and 96 kHz. Features/Specifications: 24-bit/96 kHz USB 2.0 audio interface Analog 8 in and 8 out with 8 D-Pre Class-A mic preamps supporting +48 V 2 pairs of ADAT optical I/O (doubles as S/PDIF) provide 16 in and 16 out (S/MUX compatible 8 in and 8 out @ 96 kHz) Latency-free DSP-powered monitoring with one REV-X reverb and 8 Channel Strips with any DAW by using the latest dspMixFx technology Native VST 3 plug-ins of REV-X and Sweet Spot Morphing Channel Strip additionally included 2 separate headphone buses with individual outputs Word clock I/O with 2 BNC connectors plus JetPLL ultra-low jitter support Cubase AI 6 music production software included Cross-platform compatibility for Mac OS X and Windows Please Note: Steinberg USB audio interfaces are now incompatible with OS X 10.11.1. Since the release of 10.11.1 Steinberg have discovered an issue with audio dropouts that can vary depending on the system. Steinberg apologise for any inconvenience that this problem may cause and are currently working on a resolution for this problem. For a full list of Steinberg products that are compatible with OS X 10.11.1 click here . Steinberg Recording-and-Computers HD6

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Steinberg UR-12 Studio Recording Bundle

Steinberg UR-12 Studio Recording Bundle
The Steinberg UR-12 Studio Recording Bundle is ideal for anyone wanting to record vocals or acoustic instruments in the comfort of their own home. The Steinberg UR-12 is a compact 2×2 USB audio interface with a D-PRE preamp which delivers class leading transparent and beautifully detailed sound with recording in 24-bit quality at 197kHz. This has been matched with the sE Electronic Magneto condenser microphone which has been designed from the ground up to offer excellent performance. Also included is a pop filter and reflection filter for removing unwanted plosives and room noise.

This Bundle Includes Steinberg UR-12 USB Audio Interface (iOS Ready) sE Electronic Magneto Condenser Microphone KRK KNS 8400 Monitoring Headphones sE Electronics Reflection Filter X Plosive Reducing Pop Filter Steinberg UR-12 USB Audio Interface (iOS Ready) The UR-12 2×2 USB Audio Interface is a compact device with a rugged construction the metal chassis is tough enough to withstand rough handling while on the road. A class-A D-PRE mic preamp is featured on the UR-12 providing the interface with unrivaled transparency and detailed sound. In addition top of the range converters provide a maximum sampling rate of 192kHz at a resolution of 24-bits delivering pristine audio quality. Connectivity with iPads is achieved through the UR-12s Class Compliant mode. Combined with an iOS audio application such as Steinbergs Cubasis iPad control gives an intuitive music production experience. The UR-12 is also compatible with all major audio editing mastering and music production software that supports ASIO Core Audio or WDM standards. A special version of Cubase is included with the UR-12; Cubase AI offering a complete production environment in one package. The Steingberg UR-12 features a loopback function which lets you broadcast your audio production to the internet ideal for capturing audio from a college lecture a live session or a voiceover for a pre recorded piece of music. sE Electronics Magneto Condenser Microphone The sE Magneto looks sleek in any studio setting with its distinguishing chassis and mesh head. The Magneto mic also includes a swivel mic clip and thread adaptor as standard. With specifications living up to todays demanding studio environments like a 20Hz – 20000Hz frequency response a high max SPL (140dB Max for 0.5 THD at 1000Hz) and high-sensitivity level the sE Electronics Magneto studio microphone is the obvious choice for anyone who needs a high-quality mic with an entry-level price-tag. sE Reflection Filter X The Reflexion X is an acoustic treatment device that protects the quality of your recordings and protects against unwanted audio ambience. Their patented design for the RF-X is now used in professional studios worldwide. The RF-Xs clamp means the booth can be vertically mounted on any microphone stand making it the perfect choice for vocal recording. If you are working with angled instrument miking you might want to try the IRF2 or for more specialised vocal mic positioning the RF-Pro. The RF-X is a more affordable and portable version of sEs industry standard RF-Pro. The lightweight body and clamp assembly means the booth is simple and easy to use. The four layer acoustic filter comprises of a outer panel wool fabric layer air gap layer and an inner acoustic foam. This unique design ensures that your recordings will exhibit close to zero sound colouration. KRK KNS 8400 Monitoring Headphones Being able to discern the most subtle differences in pitch timbre and tone helps you to get it right every mix every take in every performance. Isolating memory foam in the ear cushions delivers improved low end response and because they gently conform to your unique head shape youll be comfortable wearing them all day. With a detachable and replaceable locking cable rotating ear cups for travel and storage and replaceable ear and head cushions the KNS 8400 headphones are durable whatever you put them through. A low pressure headband system and self-aligning yoke system ensure comfortability and the best possible fit. Microphone Pop Filter The Pop Shield is an essential part of any vocal recording set-up the pop shield is made from metal as oppose to the usual fabric shield creating a much more durable product which is built to last. UR-12 Features/Specifications 24-bit/192 kHz 2 x 2 USB 2.0 audio interface 2 Class-A D-PRE mic preamps supporting +48 V phantom power 2 analog XLR/TRS combo inputs (Hi-Z switch on input 2 for electric guitar) 2 TRS line outputs MIDI input and output Headphones jack with independent level control Zero-latency hardware monitoring with mix balance knob USB-powered for mobile recordings Rugged full-metal housing Cross-platform compatibility with Windows and Mac OS X Includes Cubase AI DAW software download version Please Note: Steinberg USB audio interfaces are now incompatible with OS X 10.11.1. Since the release of 10.11.1 Steinberg have discovered an issue with audio dropouts that can vary depending on the system. Steinberg apologise for any inconvenience that this problem may cause and are currently working on a resolution for this problem. For a full list of Steinberg products that are compatible with OS X 10.11.1 click here . Steinberg Recording-and-Computers 17XO

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Steinberg UR242 USB Audio Interface

Steinberg UR242 USB Audio Interface
The Steinberg UR242 is a USB Audio Interface that combines fantastic sounding I/O and durability with advanced DSP-based FX that can be used with DAW software. Featuring Yamaha D-PRE preamps 24-bit 192kHz audio quality and MIDI input and output.

The Steinberg UR242 integrates seamlessly with a wide range of DAW software virtual instruments and boutique effect plug-ins offering latency-free monitoring with DSP-powered FX from the onboard SSP2 DSP chip and the latest dspMixFx technology. The UR242 features two line inputs and a MIDI port to provide in parallel recording of the audio signal and MIDI data ready for further editing or mixing inside your DAW or routing straight through to the main outputs and out to the FOH mixer at live gigs. Features 24-bit/192 kHz USB 2.0 audio interface 2 Class-A D-PRE mic preamps supporting +48 V phantom power 2 combo inputs with PAD (Hi-Z switch on input 1) 2 TRS line inputs 2 TRS line outputs and headphones jack with independent level control Latency-free DSP powered monitoring with REV-X reverb Channel Strip and Guitar Amp Classics (VST 3 plug-in version also included) dspMixFx editor application for Windows OS X and iPad MIDI input and output Rugged full-metal housing Loopback function for streaming performances live to the Internet Includes Cubase AI DAW software download version Cross-platform compatibility for Windows OS X and iPad (with Apple iPad Camera Connection Kit/Lightening to USB Camera Adapter) Please Note: Steinberg USB audio interfaces are now incompatible with OS X 10.11.1. Since the release of 10.11.1 Steinberg have discovered an issue with audio dropouts that can vary depending on the system. Steinberg apologise for any inconvenience that this problem may cause and are currently working on a resolution for this problem. For a full list of Steinberg products that are compatible with OS X 10.11.1 click here . Steinberg Recording-and-Computers 186L

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Steinberg Cubase Artist 8.5

Steinberg Cubase Artist 8.5
Steinberg Cubase Artist 8.5 builds upon the impressive workflow and advanced music production capability of its predecessor (Cubase Artist 8) and includes a range of innovative new features and workflow optimizations to allow a more user friendly experience than ever before. Including a brand new Retrologue 2 analog synth virtual instrument more responsive MixConsole upgraded key/drum editor redesigned transport and version 3 of zPlane’s Elastique timestretch/pitch-shirt algorithm Cubase Artist 8.5 is Steinberg’s most powerful music production software to date. Please note: Cubase Artist 8.5 does not include all the features of Cubase Pro 8.5. For further information please see the PDF below.

Improved Workflow and User Interface Steinberg have tailored and tweaked the user interface of Cubase 8.5 Artist to allow a smooth and more ergonomic workflow when recording editing and mixing. Refining the acclaimed MixConsole environment and proven Cubase track handling tools version 8.5 makes mixing and manipulating audio channels even more intuitive. When designing Cubase 8.5 Artist Steinberg have used feedback from users to create a more dynamic workflow ensuring vital functions are more accessible than ever before. Retrologue 2 Analog Synth With many new features and improvements Retrologue 2 has taken a big step forward without losing its remarkable warm and raw analog sound. An additional third oscillator new polyphonic LFOs and an additional envelope are just some of the enhancements in the synth section. The highly flexible arpeggiator and five brand-new FX with the innovative three-band Resonator leading the way open up new possibilities for over 400 fresh presets that show off Retrologue 2’s capabilities. Innovative Cloud Collaboration Embedded into Cubase VST Transit is Steinberg’s new cloud collaboration service. Upload audio and MIDI tracks to cloud storage continue working from another location and synchronize the changes back to the cloud. Or collaborate on shared projects with friends and band members. VST Transit comes with up to 500 MB free storage space and 1 GB free traffic per month. With its innovative DAW-centric approach to web-based musical collaboration VST Transit can revolutionize production workflows shared between musicians or band members. Render In-Place Function The new render in-place function allows you to bounce MIDI and audio parts easily. You can define exactly on what to include and for example render-in track FX in the newly created events. Trigger the command and a new audio track is created with all effects settings copied over from the original source track plus your rendered audio event including intact event boundaries. ASIO Guard 2 ASIO Guard 2 uses low latencies just on the tracks where latency matters while using a larger latency that saves performance for playback tracks. It now supports instrument tracks including multi-timbral and sample instruments that feature disk streaming as well as all live-input independent channels. The internal ASIO-Guard buffering was extended to improve the audio processing performance. Simply record and monitor in real time even on CPU demanding projects. Versatile Window Handling Cubase Pro 8.5 Artist offers a windows handling paradigm including a new workspace organizer that makes for a more efficient workflow. Windows can be freely placed on any display and maximized restored minimized tiled and cycled through by using standard Windows OS commands. Windows will now also group Cubase windows in the taskbar preview window content and show mini icons. The Always On Top mode now organizes smaller plug-in windows even when working with maximized windows such the MixConsole. Transport Infrastructure The transport panel has been restructured for easier access and visually overhauled with improved visibility for buttons and time displays that are clearer and easier to read. The Transport menu has also been restructured with all commands and options now clearly categorized and consolidated into submenus including commands and options previously only available in the transport panel. Each menu entry now features a corresponding key command counterpart. Key and Drum Editors Compose more creatively in Cubase 8.5 thanks to faster more intuitive MIDI editing in the Key and Drum Editors. Insert a note or beat adjust its length position or pitch without changing tools—it’s the kind of feature update that will instantly feel as though it’s always been that way. The Drum Editor has new visualization and editing capabilities for note lengths while a visibility agent lets you display say only the drum sounds actually in use in your project or other conditions that let you For a full comparison between Cubase 8.5 Pro and Cubase 8.5 Artist please see the above PDF. Whats New in Cubase 8.5 Artist? VST Transit cloud collaboration service brings together musicians and producers from all over the globe Retrologue 2 provides mesmerizing new sonic capabilities and hundreds of new presets More responsive MixConsole with refined hover controls Pull tracks from existing projects into your song with only a few clicks including all settings and content Upgraded Key and Drum Editors for faster more intuitive MIDI editing Enhanced Chord Pads with new Sections play mode and custom chord symbols Better Transport infrastructure consolidated for easier access and improved visibility Dedicated punch points independent from locator positions Version 3 of zPlane’s outstanding élastique timestretch/pitch-shift algorithm An array of other workflow enhancements designed to help you simply make great music Features Complete music production system offering a set of superb audio/MIDI recording editing and mixing tools Award-winning 32-bit floating-point Steinberg audio engine with up to 192 kHz flexible routing and full automatic delay compensation Supports 128 MIDI and 64 simultaneous audio tracks MixConsole provides the stellar mixing experience with full flexibility and integrated EQ/Dynamics channel strip modules for epic pro console sound 8 outstanding instruments with over 3000 sounds including HALion Sonic SE 2 workstation Padshop granular synth Retrologue 2 virtual analog synth LoopMash 2 and the MPC-style Groove Agent SE 4 drum machine Suite of 53 audio and 18 MIDI VST effect processors including Pitch Correct for vocal intonation correction and VST Amp Rack and VST Bass Amp guitar and bass tone suites Quadrafuzz v2 and more! Chord track and chord pads for easy chord composing and management Thousands of MIDI construction loops as building blocks to create songs in only a few steps Streamlined score editing feature set System Requirements Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10* Or Windows 7*** / Windows 8* Intel Core Or AMD Dual Core CPU 8 GB RAM (Minimum 4 GB) 1920 x 1080 Display Resolution (Minimum 1366 x 768) Graphics Card With DirectX 10 And WDDM 1.1 Support (Windows Only) USB Port For USB-eLicenser (License Management) OS Compatible Audio Hardware** DVD-ROM Dual-layer Drive Internet Connection Required For Activation Account Setup And Personal / Product Registration * Native 32-bit and 64-bit Cubase version included. ** ASIO compatible audio hardware recommended for low-latency performance. *** Aero mode needs to be activated in Windows 7. Steinberg Recording-and-Computers 1FIW

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Steinberg Cubase Artist 8 Music Creation Software Educational

Steinberg Cubase Artist 8 Music Creation Software Educational
Stienberg Cubase Artist 8 employs technical innovation and a stunning ergonomic interface to provide an extremely advanced music production environment. With the launch of Cubase Pro 8 bringing a wide array of brand new features to audio production Cubase Artist 8 also includes a range of these versatile features but at a competitive price. A new audio engine innovative composition features and ability to support 128 MIDI and 64 audio tracks simultaneously allows you to record and mix even more productively whilst the superb virtual instruments virtual amps and outstanding FX plug-ins deliver professional quality modulation and authentic emulation allowing you to create fantastic sounding tracks. Free Upgrade: Purchase Cubase 8 and receive a free upgrade to Cubase 8.5 upon release.

Free Upgrade: Purchase Cubase 8 and receive a free upgrade to Cubase 8.5 upon release. Advanced video tutorials and demos available at the Steinberg Youtube Channel: Quick Start Guide Cubase 8 New Features New to Cubase Pro 8 Improved Windows Handling Cubase Pro 8 introduces a new windows handling paradigm including a new workspace organizer that makes for a more efficient workflow. Windows can be freely placed on any display and maximized restored minimized tiled and cycled through by using standard Windows OS commands. Windows will now also group Cubase windows in the taskbar preview window content and show mini icons. The Always On Top mode now organizes smaller plug-in windows even when working with maximized windows such the MixConsole. New Render In-Place Function The new render in-place function allows you to bounce MIDI and audio parts easily. You can define exactly on what to include and for example render-in track FX in the newly created events. Trigger the command and a new audio track is created with all effects settings copied over from the original source track plus your rendered audio event including intact event boundaries. ASIO Guard 2 ASIO Guard 2 uses low latencies just on the tracks where latency matters while using a larger latency that saves performance for playback tracks. It now supports instrument tracks including multi-timbral and sample instruments that feature disk streaming as well as all live-input independent channels. The internal ASIO-Guard buffering was extended to improve the audio processing performance. Simply record and monitor in real time even on CPU demanding projects. VST Bass Amp VST Bass Amp delivers a comprehensive collection of amps cabs and stomp boxes that deliver those classic crunchy rock tones or nuanced funky creamy tones and everything in between. VST Bass Amp comes with six amp models and four classic speaker cabinets recorded with eight different microphones and microphone positions to reproduce the unique character of their originals. Create complete setups consisting of amps over 20 classic stomp box effects speaker cabinets microphone models and position. Plug-In Manager The new plug-in manager lets you arrange sort and group your effects and instruments either at the top level or in custom submenus making finding your plug-ins easier and letting you focus on whats really important. Create multiple collections as sub-sets of all installed effect and instruments and switch easily between them! Improved Channel Strip EQ The channel strip EQ module provides additional mouse-over value readouts for gain frequency and the equivalent in note pitch. Enter pitch notes or cent values instead of Hz frequencies for each band. The Pre section now offers selectable slopes of 6 12 (default) 24 36 and 48 for high-cut and low-cut. Multiband Expander Multiband Expander allows you to modify the dynamic range of your tracks. Choose different settings for each one of the four available frequency bands independently to create a broader dynamic range or simply reduce unwanted noise. Multiband Expander also features a latency-free live mode that enables the use of the plug-in in a live environment. Upgraded DeEsser Multiband Compressor & Tuner DeEsser is now available as channel strip module and adds full side-chain support allows you to constrain the high and low frequencies and a very handy preview function that plays only the signal that gets removed. Multiband Compressor now supports dedicated side-chaining with the ability to adjust and monitor trigger frequencies individually for each of its four bands. The updated Tuner plug-in now features strobe tuning mode a customizable base frequency and a bigger display for better readability. Redesigned Track List & Inspector The redesigned Track List and Inspector offer now better readability. Track names are easier to find and the reduced set of track controls in the track list reduce clutter. And with the new configuration tabs below the track list you can switch instantly between different track controls configurations. This displays only what you need to see in a specific workflow situation. New Allen Morgan Pop-Rock Toolbox Allen Morgan has come up with new pop and rock style construction kits to help you get the most out of your new instruments and to help you overcome the much-feared composers block. Allen Morgans Pop-Rock Toolbox comes with 30 construction kits each with 25 to 30 audio and MIDI loops routed to predefined instruments including channel strip and mixer settings. Perfect for when youre looking for inspiring new material! Other New Features Include: Quadrafuzz v2 Groove Agent SE 4 Acoustic Agent MIDI Tempo Detection Dockable Instrument Rack and MediaBay Features/Specifications Complete music production system offering a set of superb audio/MIDI recording editing and mixing tools Award-winning 32-bit floating-point audio engine with up to 192 kHz flexible routing and full automatic delay compensation Supports 128 MIDI and 64 simultaneous audio tracks MixConsole provides the stellar mixing experience with full flexibility and integrated EQ/Dynamics 8 outstanding virtual instruments with over 2600 sounds Includes a suite of 53 audio and 18 MIDI VST effect processors Chord track and chord pads for easy chord composing and management Includes dozens of presets and thousands of MIDI construction loops Streamlined score editing feature set Thousands of MIDI construction loops as building blocks to create songs in only a few steps System Requirements Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10* Or Windows 7*** / Windows 8* Intel Core Or AMD Dual Core CPU 8 GB RAM (Minimum 4 GB) 15 GB Free Hard Disk Space 1920 x 1080 Display Resolution (Minimum 1366 x 768) Graphics Card With DirectX 10 And WDDM 1.1 Support (Windows Only) USB Port For USB-eLicenser (License Management) OS Compatible Audio Hardware** DVD-ROM Dual-layer Drive Internet Connection Required For Activation Account Setup And Personal / Product Registration * Native 32-bit and 64-bit Cubase version included. ** ASIO compatible audio hardware recommended for low-latency performance. *** Aero mode needs to be activated in Windows 7. 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