Sudhin Venu
Sudhin Venu is a freelance musician looking for creative opportunities.
  • Music & Audio
    Quick Tip: Set Up A Mono Output In CubasePreview
    Listening to your music in mono is a great trick which will help you clear out phase issues and get a feel of how your music will sound through a single speaker. It can also show you where elements of the mix stand, and correct potential problems that may arise. In this tutorial, I will show you how to add a mono channel to your output bus, so that you can listen to your mix in mono.Read More…
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    A Beginner's Guide to Recording Guitars In CubasePre400
    If you play guitar—or know someone who does—and want to learn how to record it, then this tutorial is for you. I'll show you how to record and mix your guitar, and teach you a few tricks to make it sound better. I'll be using Cubase, though you you should be able to follow along using your own DAW. Let’s get started.Read More…
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    Setting Up Guitar Rig in CubasePre400
    Native Instruments’ Guitar Rig is a well-known plugin for amp emulation, modeling and effects, and has tons of presets. If you find yourself without a distortion pedal or processor for your guitar, just fire up Guitar Rig. In this tutorial I'll show you how.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Creating Vocal Harmonies Using MIDIPre4001
    A great way to control the parameters of your plugins is to link them to your MIDI channel. In this quick tip, I show you how to do that in Cubase, using Antares' Harmony Engine as an example.Read More…
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    Managing Your Loops in Cubase: Part 1Pre400
    Have you ever wondered if you could get all the sounds in your system in a single window? Have you wasted hours looking for a specific loop in a specific tempo? Have you ever needed a heavy kick for your drum track and couldn't find it? Have you wished for a sample in a certain pitch for your project, knowing that it’s there in your system, but too lazy to search for it? Well, if your answer for any of these question is a yes, then go ahead and read on how to solve all these problems.Read More…
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    Improve Your Workflow When Working With Video In CubasePre400
    Scoring for movies or videos is a very time consuming job—especially if you can't put the reference video track beside the main project. Cubase allows you to import video files, and use them as reference in real time. You can also extract audio from the video, and edit the video in the same way as you edit an ordinary audio track.Read More…
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    Add Emotion to Your Song With Cubase's Transpose FunctionsPre400
    As many singers and songwriters would say, the pitch of a song is crucial. It determines the energy of the song, and the way it pumps. It's often a key ingredient in making a song more interesting or challenging, attracting listeners to the tension and emotion the right pitch can bring to the singer's delivery.Read More…
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    Improve Your Arrangement With the Arranger TrackPree400
    There are times you want to show different versions of an arrangement to a client. You may want to add a lead guitar to a section of a song, or change the order of the songs. This is where the Cubase's Arranger Track comes to our rescue.Read More…
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    Creating Guitar Tabs in CubaseGuitartabspreview400
    Tabs have been around for centuries. They've helped tons of musicians play their instruments easily and correctly without having to read the complex music notations. Usually, no theoretical knowledge is required, because the numbers on the tabs shows which notes are to be played, and when to play them.Read More…
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    Enhance Your MIDI Workflow with Keyboard MappingMidiworkflowpre400
    Keyboard players often need to play different voices or samples simultaneously during a performance. You might have to play a drum loop at one time, a mixture of strings and piano at another, and possibly have to fill in for a missing bass player. We keyboard players need to have some tricks up our sleeves!Read More…
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    Celemony Melodyne – The Ultimate Pitch Correction & Quantization ToolMelodynevocals2preview400
    Celemony’s Melodyne Editor is one of the major tools used for vocal editing and pitch correction. It has revolutionised the vocal editing process, enabling you to manipulate the notes of the vocals in ways you never thought was possible. It's more flexibility than similar products, and is available in standalone and plugin formats.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Automation - Let's Tweak EverythingAutomateeverything preview
    Proper automation can make your work a lot easier and flexible, without the need to adjust the settings again and again every time you listen to the mix. When you create your final mix, you don't have to worry about adjusting the particular parameter, automation will do it for you. It will make adjusting changes and settings a piece of automated cake. Read More…