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SONAR 8.5 Producer gives you what you need for recording, composing, editing, mixing, and mastering. Get innovations that matter, from exclusive features to ignite creativity and perfect your tracks, to groundbreaking technologies that always keep you in control, all backed by the industry’s leading 64-bit audio quality. And SONAR 8.5 Producer delivers the go-to production tools you want with the best collection of virtual instruments, mixing, and mastering effects found in any DAW.
With version 8.5, SONAR continues to innovate on all fronts. New beat creating and arrangement tools, a new drum instrument loaded with stellar kits, enhanced audio quantizing, new multi-stage effect plug-ins, and more combine to make SONAR the most complete, professional, and best sounding DAW on any platform.
SONAR 8.5 is the digital audio workstation that offers one-of-a-kind music creation tools to help you right from the start of the production process. Whether you’re searching for new ideas or looking to add musical parts to existing songs, SONAR 8.5 can help you break through those creative blocks.
SONAR 8.5 provides the most comprehensive recording features of any DAW on the market today. It’s designed to meet the needs of even the most demanding professional—whether recording a solo performance, a band, or even an orchestra.
SONAR 8.5 offers precision editing tools you won’t find in any other DAW. Whether you’re editing audio or MIDI, it’s easy to make pinpoint edits and fix issues you didn’t think were possible.
SONAR 8.5 gives you dynamic control of your instruments and work flow. Use any MIDI controller to play virtual instruments. Plus breakthroughs in SONAR like Active Controller Technology make it easy to map the knobs and sliders on your keyboard or control surface automatically.
SONAR 8.5 offers the perfect mixing environment for any professional engineer. SONAR’s industry-first, end-to-end, 64-bit double precision floating point mix engine allows you to mix with sonic clarity using a suite of versatile effects, powerful mixing tools, and endless routing possibilities.
SONAR 8.5 allows you to deliver the final polish to your tracks with high-end effects that were designed specifically for the task of mastering.
SONAR 8.5 offers various options for collaborating with other studios as well as delivering to virtually any format including CD, video, surround, and even the web.
SONAR 8.5 includes the best collection of virtual instruments found in any DAW. You may be surprised to find that some of these plug-ins would cost hundreds of dollars if purchased separately.
SONAR 8.5 provides an extensive array of audio effects. We pride ourselves on giving our customers serious processors and sound-sculpting tools that you will really use, rather than padding the plug-in count with useless effects. In many cases you’ll find more than one choice for a desired effect, giving you several options when mixing or designing a sound.
SONAR is the perfect tool for creating all music, regardless of genre. SONAR is the DAW of choice for millions of users around the world including Grammy-winning producers, composers, and engineers. SONAR is currently being used to create rock, hip-hop, electro, and music for film in both amateur and pro studios around the world.
SONAR 8.5 Producer is the flagship digital audio workstation and includes everything in SONAR 8.5 Studio plus exclusive instruments like Session Drummer 3, Dimension Pro, TruePianos Amber, and more; essential FX including 64-bit linear phase mastering effects, vocal and percussion strips, a vintage channel plug-in, and more; and exclusive tools like surround mixing in 30 formats, SurroundBridge technology to use stereo plug-ins in surround mixes, and POW-r dithering.
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