How to Build a Cheap Midi Keyboard Slider

Do you need to free up room on your desk, is your midi controller taking up most of the space? Here’s a quick solution to building a midi controller slider for your desk for cheap. Here are the materials I […]

How to Deal with Writer’s Block?

Writer’s block plagues even the best composers, It’s apart of the creative process.¬†You should not feel ashamed or concerned if your dealing with a creative block or have in the past. Here are five tips to help you beat your […]

Cinematic Studio Solo Strings Review

I’m taking a look at the new sample library just released from Cinematic Studio Series, called Cinematic Studio Solo Strings. I give my first impressions, a demo of each patch included with Cinematic Studio Solo Strings, and finally we do […]

How to Divide your Track List in Cubase 9

I get asked this question quite a bit in my template videos, how do you separate your track list in Cubase. Here’s a quick video, showing the steps. On the right hand side of Cubase’s project window, you should see […]

How to Optimize East West’s Play Engine

If you’re having trouble with your computer’s performance, here are a few tips you can use to optimize East West’s Play Engine. 1. Audio Tab (Buffer Rate, Sample Size) 2. Streaming Tab (Maximum Voices) *Correction lower the voice count, not […]

Optimize the Performance of KONTAKT 5

If you’re having trouble with your computer’s performance, here are a few tips you can use to optimize Kontakt 5. If your on a computer with 16GBs, these tips should help you configure your system to run smoother. 1. Purge […]

What DAW Should I Use?

If your just getting started to compose music with a computer or undecided on which DAW is right for your, here’s a few things to consider when choosing a DAW to compose music with. I’m going to give a basic […]

Cinesamples CineHarps Review

I’m taking a look at the new sample library just released from Cinesamples called CineHarps. This is an update to their previous Harp library called CineHarp. I give my first impressions, a demo of each patch included with CineHarps, and […]

Retrospective MIDI Record in Cubase 9

Ever wished you hit the record button when you were playing in a MIDI line, this quick tip will help fix that. You will need to use the key command Shift + Num*, to activate Retrospective MIDI Record.