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Cakewalk® Synthesizers: From Presets to Power User, Second Edition by Simon Cann

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Chapter 1. Introducing the Synthesizers

We will discuss each of these synthesizers in greater detail later, both in the book and in the downloadable chapters. For now, let’s take some time to get acquainted with the range of Cakewalk synthesizers.

Some of these are available as freestanding synthesizers—in other words, you can go to the store (which could be the Cakewalk store) and buy the synth, and (provided it is compatible with your system) you can use the synthesizer straightaway. Other synthesizers are included with Cakewalk desktop software. At the time of writing this book, the most recent Cakewalk desktop software was:

  • SONAR 8.5 Producer Edition and Studio Edition. SONAR is, of course, an integral part of the V-Studio system.

  • SONAR Home ...

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