Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Another New Song: "Steampunk Serenade"
I used to have a bunch of synthesizers and a rack of effects modules plus a hardware mixer to produce music. Nowadays, everything is done in one computer plus a keyboard driver. I record my songs in a digital audio workstation (DAW) called Sonar using a variety of softsynths. Each instrument (soundfont) is recorded to a midi track and, when the song is finished, the midi tracks are converted to audio tracks. Then the song is mixed down and exported to an MP3 file. That file is uploaded to SoundCloud which you can hear, here: