Get experimental with automation in Cubase and make your arrangements more interesting
Here’s how to have more fun with your automation.
In this Cubase Tutorial, Bruce Aisher shows you how you can make your tracks more intriguing with automation. You’ll see how a small section of music can be enhanced by experimenting with automation on send and return effects. You’ll learn how the different modes of writing automation can be used for a streamlined workflow and how to edit multiple lanes of automation within Cubase.
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So far, we’ve covered:
- Introduction to Cubase
- Exploring the interface
- Track types and tools
- Cubase instruments
- Getting started with MIDI
- Get familiar with Cubase’s editors
- MIDI editing tools
- Drum Editor
- Make beats with Cubase’s Groove Agent SE
- Insert Effects
- Using Audio Loops
- Delay and echo
- Sidechain compression
Bruce Aisher is an English music producer, music technology journalist and lecturer. As one half of the duo Brancaccio & Aisher, he has had club hits for labels including Bedrock, Parlophone and his own Player One Records. He regularly contributes to MusicTech content and is one of our Cubase Experts.