Another feature that is important to mixing is automation. Automation lets you record changes to almost any parameter in SONAR, including track parameters, effects, synths and buses. SONAR makes this very easy.
1. Click a track's Write Automation button to enable automation writing for that track.
2. Press Play to start playback.
4. To disable automation writing, stop playback and click the track's Write Automation button again.Automation allows you to make gradual or sudden changes to make your song more dynamic. For example, in the tutorial project, you might find that Whiney Synth should become lower in volume at measure 25, when the drums and bass change. Try it:
1. Click the Write Automation button on the Whiney Synth track.
2. Click Play or press SPACEBAR to start playback.
5. Press Stop to stop playback.
6. Disable Write Automation by clicking the button again.
7. That concludes this tutorial. But don't stop here. Continue to experiment by adding different effects, adding loops through the Media Browser view, etc.Be creative and listen closely to the mix details in your favorite songs and albums. It's sure to provide you with inspiration for your own projects. There are also many books available on the topic, as well as thousands of add-on plug-ins that can expand your arsenal of FX. For more information, visit .
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