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    Using DP with OS X Panther

    Digital Performer Tips & Techniques

    As Mac OS X's Panther incarnation brings some slinky new working methods to Digital Performer, we pass on some advanced ways of pasting data, as well as rounding up the usual tips and news for DP users.

    Techniques Jan 2004
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    DP4 and FXpansion's VST-to-AU Adapter

    MOTU Digital Performer Tips & Techniques

    A whole world of free, inexpensive or just plain great VST plug-ins opens up for DP 4 users who also run FXpansion's indispensable VST to AU Adapter. We check out how it works and round up some DP news and tips to boot.

    Techniques Dec 2003
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    OS X Performer

    Digital Performer Tips & Techniques

    DP 4.1 is here at last, with significant increases in stability and efficiency, as well as support for Apple's Audio Unit plug-in standard. So is Digital Performer finally ready for the big time in OS X?

    Techniques Nov 2003
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    DP & Waves Plug-ins

    Digital Performer Tips & Techniques

    The news that Waves' range of quality plug-ins is now available for DP adds to the activity in an already interesting month for Digital Performer users — despite a delay in the release of 4.1.

    Techniques Oct 2003
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    Digital Performer Notes

    DP v4.1; VST plug-ins under OS X

    DP v4.1 is available, and it looks like MOTU can provide a viable alternative to DP3 under OS 9 at last. Plus a look at VST plug-in support in DP under OS X...

    Techniques Sep 2003
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    DP3 & Multiple Audio Interfaces; Waveform Editor

    Digital Performer Notes

    This month we take a look at using multiple audio interfaces with DP3, the new OS X patchlist format, and practical uses for the Waveform Editor for all DP users.

    Techniques Aug 2003
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    Freeze Tracks; AUs; Audio Hijack Pro; Rax

    Digital Performer Notes

    More on DP4 and OS X, including the new 'Freeze Tracks' feature...

    Techniques Jul 2003
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    Digital Performer For OS X

    MOTU Digital Performer Tips & Techniques

    At last, Digital Performer for OS X is a reality. But does it offer any real advantages over the previous version, and more importantly, what compromises are 'cutting edge' users going to have to make?

    Techniques Jun 2003
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    DP4 & MachFive

    MOTU Digital Performer Tips & Techniques

    We take a closer look at Digital Performer for OS X (which shall henceforth be known as DP4), and MachFive, plus the latest MAS plug-in releases.

    Techniques May 2003
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    Surround Sound Explained: Part 9

    Surround In Your DAW

    In this final part of our series, we look at how the major project studio-oriented MIDI + Audio sequencers (DAWs) currently handle surround.

    Techniques Apr 2002
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    PERFORMER NOTES

    MIDI Automation Features

    Performer Notes turns its attention to DP3's MIDI automation features. Plus all the latest MOTU-related news and tips.

    Techniques Dec 2001
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    PERFORMER NOTES

    Sequence Editor; Audio Bundles

    Performer Notes continues its detailed look at some of DP3's new features. This month, there's more on mix and plug-in automation, creative aux buss routing tips, and the mysterious new Audio Bundles window is unveiled...

    Techniques Nov 2001
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    PERFORMER NOTES

    New Tool Bar and Graphical Editing Options

    DP3 is here - and there's a number of fundamental changes to the way the program looks and works. This month, we examine the new tool bar and graphical editing options and consider how to get the most out of your plug-in effects...

    Techniques Oct 2001
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    PERFORMER NOTES

    DP plug-ins; USB hardware controller

    This month, more on DP plug-ins with side-chains, plus tips on improving audio timing, using Mix mode, and news of a compact USB hardware controller for use with DP.

    Techniques Sep 2001
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    PERFORMER NOTES

    Clipping Window; VST Freeware plug-ins; Setting Up Side-chain

    This month, Digital Performer's useful but little-known Clipping window falls under the Performer Notes spotlight. Plus tips on where to find top VST freeware plug-ins for use with DP, and advice on setting up side-chain access to MOTU plug-ins.

    Techniques Aug 2001
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    PERFORMER NOTES

    Memory Cycle Function

    More invaluable MOTU-related user tips, including effective mix automation and the use of grouped controls, as well as customised Mixing Board layout editing, plus loop editing and crossfading.

    Techniques Jul 2001
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    Propellerhead's Rewire

    Performer Notes

    SOS's resident MOTU expert Robin Bigwood looks at ways of working with audio loops in Digital Performer, and hands out tips on using Propellerhead's Rewire to interface DP with software synths.

    Techniques Jun 2001
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    POLAR, FreeMIDI & OMS

    Performer Notes

    This month Robin Bigwood concludes his look at MOTU's RAM-based recorder POLAR, and explains how to get software instruments working with Digital Performer via FreeMIDI and OMS.

    Techniques May 2001
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    Polar

    Digital Performer Notes

    Logic and Cubase owners have had their own dedicated SOS columns for several months — so we're now devoting space to another of the world's favourite sequencers, MOTU's Digital Performer. Long-standing DP user Robin Bigwood presents the first of this regular column.

    Techniques Apr 2001

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