Get ready to understand, use, and explore the world of music sequencing with this one-stop guide to Cubase SX 3. This introductory book provides you with a solid foundation of Steinberg?s powerful digital music production software. With "Cubase SX 3 Ignite!", you?ll examine the many different tools Cubase has to offer. Screenshots and step-by-step instructions guide you through the various new features in SX 3. Hands-on exercises help you take your skills to the next level. From setting up SX on your computer to learning about VST connections and MIDI maps, you?ll be up and running within Cubase in no time!
This book provides you with a visual reference to learn the components of Cubase SX 3. Each step-by-step instruction is accompanied by a screen capture showing you exactly where to click to accomplish a task. It clearly illustrates how to complete common tasks and provides you with tips and shortcuts along the way. You won’t be inundated with a lot of technology terms and complicated descriptions. This book cuts through the fat and takes you straight to the meat of learning the software.
If you are ready to explore the world of music sequencing on the desktop, then this book is for you. This book is designed as a self-paced guide for users who are new to Cubase SX. It will give you a solid foundation so that you can progress to the next level of knowledge. Obviously, no book can teach you everything there is to know about one topic. The goal of this book is to give you an introduction to Cubase and teach you how to use many of the different tools that it has to offer.
About the Author
Eric Grebler is an IT professional, author and certified trainer who has demystified the world of computers for thousands of people. As a software expert, Eric has entertained standing-room-only crowds all over the world with his energetic and informative training sessions. He has written books and developed curriculum and resource material on a wide range of technical topics including: computer graphics, operating systems, digital audio and office suites. Chris Hawkins is a graduate of Columbia Academy?s Recording Arts program in Vancouver, Canada, and has been working in the computer music and recording industry for more than 12 years as both an artist and engineer. Chris lives with his family in Nagoya, Japan, where he is the founder and publisher of the online magazine Streamworks Audio (www.streamworksaudio.com). He is the author of several books from Course Technology including "Reason? 2.5 Ignite!" and "Cubase® SX/SL 2 Ignite!".