Release date: SONAR 3 Producer Edition extends creativity with fast, intuitive controls that capture and excite inspiration; precise tools for accurate, effective real-time editing; and unparalleled customization, allowing for the fine-tuning of the studio to match your workflow. SONAR 3 boasts over new features and refinements that include: Everything from control style and layout, toolbars, and even colors with presets have been updated, along with many usability improvements: Dynamic Console View — engineered to meet the needs of mixing professionals. All parameters can be automated on screen or remotely via hardware; integrated 6-band per-channel Ultrafunk Parametric EQ with plot display Producer Edition exclusive ; assignable Channel FX controls Producer Edition exclusive for quick access to plug-in and MIDI automation up to four parameters per-channel, direct from console ; flexible metering peak, RMS, peak and RMS, pre-fader, post-fader, and pre-fader post effects ; user-definable strip widths narrow or wide ; Dynamic Display Filtering to see all mix parameters or only the ones you need. Route buses to other buses or to the main outputs; use buses for subgroups, effect sends, headphone mixes, alternate monitor mixes, and more; insert buses on the fly pre- or post-fader; mute and solo on all buses.
Field Test: Internal sidechaining and delay compensation for external hardware are also welcome features. True linear-phase mastering plug-ins, Eu-Con support, workflow enhancements and new delivery options are also included in this update. I had a Windows XP partition on an Intel 2. For audio interface duties, I used two different setups. Further controls include toggling between mono and polyphonic modes, articulation, swing and portamento. Creating a pattern is as easy as left-clicking to add notes and right-clicking to remove notes.