$19.99
Alfred's Teach Yourself Cubase
By David Terry
Item: 00-34370
UPC: 038081381138
ISBN 10: 0739066439
ISBN 13: 9780739066430
PRICE: $19.99
Series: Teach Yourself Series
Category: Pro Audio Textbook
Format: Book & DVD
This book and DVD kit will show you everything you need to know to start using Cubase today! Whether you're a beginner with no prior training, or you have some knowledge of Cubase and are looking for a refresher course, Alfred's Teach Yourself Cubase is the perfect resource. You will learn how to optimize your PC or Mac, work with MIDI, choose an audio/MIDI interface, select microphones, use loops, edit audio, use VST instruments, and create a stunning final mix. By the time you get to the end of the book, you'll be able to record, edit, mix, and send your songs out for the world to hear on the web, on CD, and more. The included DVD features over 110 minutes of video and clearly demonstrates the essential features of Cubase with an easy-to-understand approach.

"Best in Show" Award at Winter NAMM 2012 presented by Music Inc. magazine.
TITLE COMPOSER
Groups Channels
FX Channels
Automation
*QuickGuide: Summing Up USB/Firewire Choices
Audio MIDI Setup in Mac OS X
Checking Audio and MIDI devices in Windows 7
I Can't See My Audio Device!
Dynamic Microphones
Final Mix
FINAL TAKE
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
INDEX
Fire It Up!
MIDI Test
Additional Setup
Latency
CHAPTER 6: WORKING WITH LOOPS
Importing a Loop
CHAPTER 7: RECORDING AND EDITING AUDIO
Editing Audio
Snap Modes
Grid Mode
Grid Relative
Multitrack Editing
CHAPTER 8: WORKING WITH MIDI
Quantize
Further MIDI Editing
CHAPTER 9: VST INSTRUMENTS
CHAPTER 10: VST PLUG-IN EFFECTS
CHAPTER 11: MIXING
Setting Up the Mixer
*QuickGuide: Typical Mid-Sized Track List
*QuickGuide: The Steps to Accomplish the Mixdown
INTRODUCTION
CHAPTER 1: MAC OR PC?
*QuickGuide: Cubase 5's System Requirements for Mac
*QuickGuide: Cubase 5's System Requirements for Windows
CHAPTER 2: MIDI AND CUBASE
Software Instruments in Cubase
CHAPTER 3: AUDIO INTERFACES AND CUBASE
Choosing the Right Audio Interface, and a Word about USB v1.1 vs. USB v2
*QuickGuide: Likely Reasons You Can't See Your Audio Device
CHAPTER 4: CHOOSING AND USING MICROPHONES
Condenser Microphones
Powering Up the Microphone
Ribbon Microphones
Why Choose the Condenser Microphone?
CHAPTER 5: SETTING UP YOUR FIRST PROJECT IN CUBASE
Installation
What Is Different About USB v1.1, USB 2 and Firewire
Physical Connections
On to Making Music
Bounce Selection