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Using Groove Clips In Sonar

Cakewalk Sonar Tips & Techniques
Published January 2018
By Craig Anderton

The folder outlined in red is where the downloaded loop libraries appear. To change this location, click on the browse box to the right.The folder outlined in red is where the downloaded loop libraries appear. To change this location, click on the browse box to the right.

Get the most out of Groove Clips in Sonar.

The October update of Sonar included five loop libraries from Big Fish Audio. Scanning the Sonar forums indicates that a lot of people don’t quite understand how to make the most out of them — so let’s take a look!

Installation

When you install from the Command Center, the default for Preferences will install the five libraries in C:\Cakewalk Content\Audio Library. If you’ve specified a different Waves Files location, the content will install there instead. To change the default location for the libraries — say, if your boot drive is an SSD with limited space — you can create a custom folder, and either specify that as the default location or move the libraries there.

Also, note that it’s not necessary to...

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Published January 2018