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Cakewalk Announces New SONAR Dorchester Release

Third Major Release in SONAR's Membership Program

Cakewalk announces the new “Dorchester” release for SONAR Artist, Professional, and Platinum. The third major release in the SONAR Membership program includes additional features, fixes, and content. Most features relate to improved workflow and operational efficiency.

New features include time-savers like the option to have synth rack settings persist during Mix Recall, Smart Mute/Solo for drum maps, improved GUI handling, and more. New content includes two new “pedalboard” effects chains, 72 “synthetic” impulse responses for REmatrix Solo, an FX chain for mastering kick drums, and more. Dorchester also includes fixes that are based primarily on community feedback, that are designed to fine-tune SONAR’s stability.

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