1. MoeWalsaad

    Cubase: Render a Channel Group in Place

    Hello, I'm sure someone somewhere asked this before but I failed to find the answer, Is there is a way to render Channel Group in Place?, or an FX Track? or a folder? The same way we "Render in Place" a Midi instrument/Audio Event? I always export my stems, and re-import them again to mix...
  2. luigizaccheo

    Fake live orchestra for educational

    Hello everyone this is an exercise for my students of sound engineering and applied music. Simple orchestral mockup and midi messages management Good listening
  3. Brueland

    Choosing Cubase even though I master another DAW

    Steinberg's sale for upgrading to Cubase Pro 9.5 at 40% off when owning a licence for LE/AI ends August 31. I'm currently using Bitwig Studio, and have so since 2015 but I'm considering switching to Cubase to learn it the hard way for reasons I will state below. I love Bitwig Studio's workflow...
  4. Jackles

    Instrument volume in Cubase (inspector)

    Hi everyone, I'm making a library in Kontakt and it has been a pleasure so far. There is something I quit don't get though. I have made some patches inside Cubase and didn't touch the main volume of the patch (though when I'm actually using the patch, I might adjust the volume in the...
  5. Jackles

    Editing Kontakt patches/multis

    Hi all, I made a library with Kontakt and I started using it on several projects (to test it). The library is not a 100% finished and I'd like to modify it (change some samples, tweak the amplifier, add or remove effects...) and I also would like the changes to appear in my previously made...
  6. marcodistefano

    Sharing my Lemur project for orchestral template and expression maps Spitfire Audio

    Hi guys, many of you asked me if I could share my lemur project so here it is. This is built on top of the one initially shared by @Mihkel Zilmer where I have added more tabs, functionalities and expression maps. Basically it is done to work with spitfire audio libraries. This is the video...
  7. F

    Cubase and Lemur - show tracks with data - open midi folders - leave audio collapsed

    I'm trying to setup my Lemur to have a button do the following: - Show tracks with data - Open the folder where tracks with data exists - Leave VST instruments and audio folders/tracks closed/collapsed I assume this is possible with using macros - and I tried this: - Created a "Open folder"...
  8. beyd770

    SNES Mockup: Donkey Kong Country (Sonuscore - The Orchestra)

    Hey guys! I've reorchestrated and mixed the theme "Aquatic Ambience" from Donkey Kong while adding the voice of Harrison Ford from the CI-campaign "I am the Ocean". Really like how Sonuscores - The Orchestra performs here! Also, this was my first mockup on a limited system, Cubase 5.1 with...
  9. S.M Hassani

    Please DM me for these: Major Update Soon - Custom Logic Pro X Midi Transforms: Set MIDI length by key shortcut! (+ 30 More)

    Please DM me for the Latest Version After reading this discussion: I decided to render a little service to the VIC/LPX community. :cool: Here's a Logic Pro 10.3.3 Project with my own Midi...
  10. Dirk Ehlert

    Template Consulting

    Hey guys n gals, since I've arrived in LA I had several composer friends ask me for help in setting up their composing rigs for using VEPro and / or general Cubase / system tips and tricks / training. So I thought, if there is a need for such things, why not just officially offer it. So here we...
  11. Andrew Goodwin

    Best way to create AAF file from a Cubase session?

    Hi guys, Anyone have any tips or best practices for creating an AAF file for say a 25 minute film? I'm in CubasePro 9.5 (AAF being the deliverable. There would be multiple stems for each cue.) I've read Protools subscription is a cheap way, but you have to get the Cubase session into it...
  12. benmrx

    Cubase Preset - The Cluster Designer - Use ANY Kontakt patch

    Here's a fun little track preset I put together called 'The Cluster Designer". I use this when I want to bend notes around, get a clustery kind of feel, maybe build some risers and if you play your cards right you can get some evolution type patches. The idea here is that you use the patches you...
  13. Andrew Goodwin

    How to setup Dual Mono for plugins in Cubase?

    Hi, Can anyone confirm that this method in Cubase PRO 9.5 is exactly that same as the way Protools is simply automatically doing it? I recently watched the waves Alan Meyerson video and he mentioned running the Kramer Master Tape in Multimono on a group/buss channel in Protools. I read, when...
  14. FrenchTubist

    Help: Dorico, Finale, Cubase... Which software is the most suitable for me?!

    Hi Guys, I'm a new member on the V.I Planet :emoji_earth_africa::emoji_earth_americas: and I'm asking your help and advices. For many years I used mainly Finale 2010 to write and compose my projects. But now I want to enter in the 21th Century... I'm looking for a software that could mix the...
  15. Jason Graves

    Audio Ark: Jason Graves Music - Writing for Strings

    Greetings! My name is Jason. I am a drummer and I love animals. I also have spent the the last twenty odd years making music. I've been wracking my brain trying to figure out a way to share and give back, just a little bit, to the community I love being a part of so much. I lecture/teach...
  16. Craig Peters

    Soundiron Session - Writing A Hybrid Orchestral Track

    Hey guys! Since we're having our Summer Kontakt Player 30% Off Sale, I thought it would be cool to show some of our libraries in action! So this is the track I wrote for the Summer Sale promo. It uses a bunch of the libraries that are on sale right now. I was going for sort of a hybrid...
  17. Fermile

    Slower than expected load to RAM

    Hi, I'm working with Cubase 9, Windows 10, Have 64GB of RAM, Samsung 960 m.2 SSD (3200 MB/s read) and don't work yet with VEPRO. I have a big Cubase template that takes around 53GB of RAM - lots of it is kontakt libraries. When I open the task manager I see only 500 MB/s of loading to memory and...
  18. marcodistefano

    Architecture of a DAW and Orchestral Template - Vienna Ensemble Pro

    Hi All, In this video I try to explain with simplistic words what is a DAW and the basic separation needed to have an efficient orchestral template. The video is based on personal experience, showing what I have done to improve the performances of my DAW and how you could upgrade yours. Let me...
  19. beyd770

    Recreation of "From past to present" Jeremy Soule - Skyrim Soundtrack

    Hey guys! Just made a short walkthrough of my most recent mockup of one of my favourite tracks from the Skyrim-soundtrack. I'm a _real_ beginner when it comes to making viritual orchestra, so I would really like your feedback to help me improve and expand both my writing- and mixing-skills...
  20. benmwatson

    [Cubase] Instrument track has no sound after recording it

    I've been teaching myself the various MIDI recording techniques and I have somehow gotten a track into a silent state. I was recording in stacked cycle mode. In the project window, the track's background is gray, while others are blue. I have checked note velocity, volume events (none), muting...

    Cubase 9.5 / Nuendo 8.5 Becomes V.Slow When Filtering Tracks

    Hi there fellow VI'ers, So this has me a bit stumped!!! I use PLE quite a lot these days to create filters and semi-automate various tasks in Nuendo 8.5 and Cubase 9.5 etc. I use Lemur extensively to trigger the PLE commands I've created, and for the most part these all work fine. BUT I have...
  22. marcodistefano

    Behind the scene - Realistic orchestral sound with spitfire audio

    Hi All, In this video I show in details the techniques I use to orchestrate and to create a sound which is (as much as I can today) closer to realism. The composition is this one Libraries used in this composition: ▸Cubase Pro 9.5 ▸Spitfire EVO 4 ▸Hans Zimmer Strings ▸Spitfire Chamber Strings...
  23. M

    Scripts to help composition development

    Hi, Do you know where to find scripts (on Cubase logical editor, or Reaper, or any other DAW...) to generate variations using classical compositional techniques ? I am not talking about repetition or transposition... but rather more advanced techniques like : - embellishment, - simplification...
  24. dman007

    Cubase 9.5 Bug

    Anyone else had the Cubase 9.5 mixer glitch bug? It's reproducible.
  25. M

    Online training videos on specific Nuendo features ?

    Hi, We can easily find comprehensive training videos on Cubase on the internet (steinberg youtube channel, ask video, groove3, sonic academy, But can we find comprehensive training videos on Nuendo's specific features ? I have the feeling that Nuendo is not yet widespread...
  26. Akarin

    Cubase - Is there a way to hide all tracks not containing events?

    I have a somewhat large template and at times, I'd also like to only show tracks that contain events. Is this possible in Cubase? I've seen it done with stuff like Metagrid but I'd rather assign a keyboard shortcut to toggle this on or off. Thanks!
  27. Ganampf

    Cubase 9 Pro - Fixed lengths don't work

    Hello! Nowhere did I find anyone with the same problem, nor a solution; so maybe you can help me: I want my Midi Notes to be all the same length. I had always used the "Fixed lengths" function for that matter; so I chose e.g. 1/16 as the quantize setup, select all notes, and I chose fixed...
  28. Solara_Audio

    Behringer BCF 2000: Make use of motor faders?

    Dear VI control members, after visiting this board every now and then for years, this is my first post and it is a result of desperation. I've used the search function, but wasn't able to come up with a solution. TL;DR: How do I send the automation-data I recorded into my midi parts back to...
  29. marcodistefano

    Huge Orchestral Template with only 32 Gb of Ram

    Hi all, as probably most of you I have been asking myself how I could have a huge orchestral template still using a PC with only 32 Gb of RAM. Well the answer is Vienna Ensemble Pro disable feature. I first discovered this feature and than I managed to create an orchestral template with about...
  30. Aleela

    Best Cubase Orchestral Template video tutorial

    Could you recommend me the best Cubase Orchestral Template video tutorial?
  31. stigc56

    Wrong track is selected when record in Cubase

    Hi I have a problem in Cubase: When I select a midi track and hit record, Cubase jumps back to the track that was selected before, and starts recording on that track. Right now I had a contra bass track selected and then selected a flute 1 track - 1st track in the arrangement -, hit record and...

    Cubase 9.5 / Nuendo 8 and Ableton PUSH2 Problem2

    Hi all, The challenge: I have borrowed a PUSH2 and wanting to set it up with Cubase 9.5 or Nuendo 8 in order to create drum patterns etc. The problem: Despite using Shove and following Cee Lopez's video, I can only get the Push2 to make a piano sound. Confusing as it does this even when...
  33. fretti

    Cubase: Ascending channel numbers for new midi tracks

    Hi all! I really hope I can describe it so everybody understands what I mean: I'm currently building my "master-template" and have the following "problem": when adding multiple midi tracks they always start at the channel of the last track +1. So if I add 5 tracks they are all channeled from...
  34. benmwatson

    Newbie Cubase question: Can't Bounce MIDI to combine lanes

    I just recently got Cubase and am trying to learn the ins and outs of MIDI recording. One thing that just isn't working, and I can't figure out why, is the instructions here. I recorded two MIDI parts. They are on Lanes 1 and 2 of the same Instrument track. I'd like to merge all to Lane 1. I...
  35. C

    Cubase wont receive key modifiers (ctrl/shift etc) just after playback. Anyone else ave this issue?

    Hey all, I have this issue since updating to cubase 9.5, whereby, after stopping playback, or just after fast forward/rewind, Cubase won't listen to or receive keyboard modifiers. Goes back to normal after about half a second. For instance, if I record something and want to hit ctrl+z straight...
  36. marcodistefano

    VEPRO Template: best practice for microphones and enabled tracks

    Hi All, I have built a huge orchestral template. Till now I have saved a new file for each composition, so mic settings and other stuff were saved in it. But, I would like to move to the situation where I have only one template, always open which I use for any composition. Since I have only 32...
  37. luigizaccheo


    Stranger Things music tutorial on sound synthesis for academic students of electronic music, sound engineering and computer music Reaktor Blocks Reaktor Monark 7 Retrologue 2 6 Massive Performed on Cubase Pro
  38. M

    Cubase Controller Lanes

    Hello world! So, I'm in the middle of a project, building a new template for this film I'm working on. I had a feeling for a while that something random was going on with the controller lanes in the key editor. Meaning, I double click some midi event to get into the key editor and find a...
  39. marcodistefano

    Behind the scene of orchestrating and rendering a composition using spitfire audio

    Hi All, This is the 8th video I publish on virtual orchestration. It is a deep look into my latest composition. If you find it interesting you can check my other videos and composition and subscribe to my channel! If you watch it I would like to know what you think. Is there something I should...
  40. luigizaccheo

    Super Mario Bros reloaded on Steinberg Retrologue 2

    sound synthesis exercise for educational purpose the music and sound effects were made on the Retrologue synth
  41. wuubb

    (Cubase) setting expression map articulation in MIDI file

    Expression maps are great, yet they still require you to manually assign articulations to each note in the MIDI editor. Does Cubase assign articulations when using expression maps to any kind of CC or other property that could be added/changed in a MIDI file? I want to explore the possibility...
  42. Oliver

    VEP Pro Setup for existing template

    Hi fellow composers... just a very quick question. I have quite a bigtemplate in cubase right now (around 700 tracks filling almost 55gb of RAM) If i decide to go for VEP and get one slave would 1) one gamers laptop (32gb very fast) be ok? 2) is that possible without completly building the...
  43. A

    Predator Theme for virtual orchestra

    I had a pop at recreating Alan Silvestri's Predator Theme with virtual instruments. The libraries are shown in the video along with some broad analysis of the harmony. What do you guys think?
  44. Akarin

    Jaeger expression maps for Cubase

    I just made a set of Cubase expression maps for Audio Imperia's Jaeger. You can download it here: EDIT: Fixed an issue with custom articulation names.
  45. LeonRossMusic

    Daily Scoring Exercise

    Hey all! I'm new here so thought I'd open up by sharing a concept I've been experimenting with recently. The idea being, to score an abstract conceptual statement that defines a scene to a specified genre. For example, on one of the days, I would play with new colors and timbre concepts within...
  46. amadeus1

    Orb Composer - Setting up a template in Cubase

    Here's a video for setting up a template and loading instruments into Cubase to be played by Orb Composer.
  47. Ganampf

    PLEASE HELP | Effective RAM usage with VSTis

    Hello, first of all my PC specs: Windows 10 Pro 64bit 16GB RAM Intel Core i5-6500 CPU Cubase 9 Pro Now, I've got a problem with my VST problems in Cubase: Sometimes the sound becomes extremely laggy, I can't even work or listen to anything at all when I try to play the project. I confess to...
  48. M

    Cubase : mutliple time signatures on various instruments ?

    Hello, In the middle of a piece, is it possible to assign for example, a 4/4 signature to cellos and violas, while the rest of the Orchestra stays in 12/8 ? This is what happens, for instance, to bars 35 of the 1978 Superman Theme, but I do not see how to implement this in Cubase 8.5... Thank...
  49. A

    Disabling audiowarping in Cubase

    Hey guys. I'm running into a basic, but weird problem in Cubase 9: I basically want to turn off any form of audiwarping, so that when I transpose an audiofile it changes the length accordingly (like it does in the sampler). This is something I used to do a lot in Ableton, but I'm struggling to...
  50. MoeWalsaad

    Tips on handling several Cues on Cubase?

    Hi all, How do you handle working on several score cues of the same project on Cubase? I usually have them all on one project, I set a marker for each cue to go back and forth, but I have a problem that when I want to change the tempo of one cue, it ruins the syncing of the rest of the cues that...