the world's leading developer of powerful and easy to use products for
music creation and recording, today announces availability of a free
update for SONAR 8 Producer and SONAR 8 Studio. Coinciding with the
SONAR 8.0.1 Update, Cakewalk has also released an update to the
Beatscape loop performance instrument to enhance user experience.
Beatscape is one of the many instruments included in SONAR 8 Producer.
The SONAR 8.0.1 update and the Beatscape 1.0.1 Update, both for Windows
XP and native Vista (32-bit & 64-bit) versions of SONAR 8 Producer
and SONAR 8 Studio, are available as free downloads for registered
SONAR 8 customers at www.cakewalk.com.
The SONAR 8.0.1
Update adds new usability enhancements, along with numerous plug-in and
component optimizations. In addition, the update addresses various
performance issues across the entire application which were reported by
customers after SONAR 8's initial release.
All of the new and
exciting features found in the SONAR 8.0.1 and Beatscape 1.0.1 updates
are a direct result of active dialog with our users. Cakewalk's
delivery of timely product updates is an extension of Cakewalk's
commitment in providing the very best in product support for our
New Beatscape Features
Various performance & stability improvements.
A comprehensive list of what is included in the SONAR 8.0.1 and Beatscape 1.0.1 updates can be found at: http://www.cakewalk.com/support/kb/kb20081022.asp.
- Improved font rendering.
- Pad Progress bar now is in sync with loop playback.
- Master Volume and Pan now affect all outputs.
- Keyboard & Pads now send MIDI data.
- Triggering a pad now locks it into focus.
- Each pad now has a selectable output in the Pad Edit page.
- New Amplitube Modulation and Frequency Modulation effects.
- And much more
The SONAR 8.0.1 and Beatscape 1.0.1 Updates are available as free downloads from http://www.cakewalk.com/support/kb/kb20081022.asp for all registered SONAR 8 Producer and Studio customers.