Cakewalk, developer of music and sound software for Windows today announces a maintenance release for Sonar, the definitive audio production environment on the Windows platform. The free Sonar 4.0.1 maintenance release for both Sonar 4 Producer Edition and Sonar 4 Studio Edition, be available for download within a few days— check back soon at www.cakewalk.com.
The Sonar 4.0.1 maintenance release provides a number of feature enhancements and updates which include Prosoniq’s MPEX3 superior time scaling algorithm, the update to MPEX2 which was not available in time for the initial Sonar 4 launch, and new Yamaha OPT Level 1 support extensions, allowing for bi-directional communication; OPT Editors now automatically read the state of gear via a Sysx bulk dump, improving the Motif and O1X user experience. The update also addresses a number of minor bugs discovered after Sonar 4 began shipping.
The Sonar 4.0.1 maintenance release will be available for download within a few days— check back soon. Registered Sonar 4 users can download the Sonar 4.0.1 maintenance release for free on Cakewalk’s Website. Sonar 4 Producer Edition has a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $959, Sonar 4 Studio Edition is $479.