Added to the Samples page is my mix of “Lovers Far Apart”, written by Sam Gladstein. The recorded tracks included a string synth part that I didn’t think added to the song, so I replaced it with a string part using Kontakt 5.
I’ve added another video tutorial to my YouTube channel, covering how to set up project templates in Cubase. It’s a bit later than I’d hoped, but I’ve upgraded to Cubase 7 and I wanted to see if there were any significant differences in setting up a blank template – there aren’t, I’m happy to say, so this should be as of as much use to users of Cubase 7 as to users of versions 6.5 & earlier.
The only difference for Cubase 7 users is the routing of tracks to group channels, but I’ll cover that in a future video.
As of today, FinishYourSong.com is up and running. And, to start off, here’s the first of what I intend to be many videos offering hints and tips on production techniques or the use of Cubase: