Garrigus.com and DigiFreq are offering a free downloadable PDF titled "SONAR X1 Power! Tips and Techniques," written by Scott R. Garrigus, author of the Cakewalk SONAR and Sony Sound Forge Power book series. This free PDF provides step-by-step information about performing various music editing tasks with Cakewalk SONAR X1.
The free PDF offers a quick and easy way to export MIDI tracks and addresses how to stretch audio with a simple keyboard combination and click/drag of the mouse; how to open multiple versions of the same View in SONAR; how to use the Event Inspector for advanced MIDI data editing; how to delete multiple measures of a specific selection in a SONAR project; how to automate specific data selections using envelopes; how to remove vocal "pops" or plosives from recorded vocal tracks; how to deal with clip FX tails; and more.
Garrigus' book SONAR X1 Power!—The Comprehensive Guide is in its ninth edition, covering SONAR X1 Producer, Studio and Essential for both new and veteran users, with step-by-step instructions and exercises.