Los Angeles, CA—November 2010 - Alfred Music Publishing, the leader in educational music publishing since 1922, adds to its popular Teach Yourself series with a new beginning book and DVD to the popular Pro Audio software program, Sonar.
Alfred’s Teach Yourself Sonar is the perfect book for anyone interested in learning to record their own music. Designed for beginners with no prior training, this comprehensive guide teaches you all the ins and outs of Sonar, including how to record instruments, vocals, and MIDI, create loops, edit your tracks, use audio effects, and make professional mixes. The book also covers basic concepts about your PC, recording techniques, audio/MIDI devices, microphones, and more. In addition, the included DVD features over 80 minutes of video lessons demonstrating each of the major concepts taught in the book.
By the time you complete Alfred’s Teach Yourself Sonar, you’ll be able to turn your song ideas into great recordings and send them out for the world to hear on CD or on the web! Alfred’s Teach Yourself Sonar is now available as a book and DVD set for $19.99. Pick up your copy at a local music retail store, or buy it today at alfred.com.
ABOUT ALFRED MUSIC PUBLISHING
Alfred Music Publishing is the world’s largest educational music publisher. Alfred produces educational, reference, pop & performance materials for teachers, students, professionals & hobbyists spanning every musical instrument, style & difficulty level. Alfred’s home office is located in Los Angeles with domestic offices in Miami & New York as well as offices around the world including Australia, Germany, Singapore & the United Kingdom.
Since 1922, Alfred Music Publishing has been dedicated to helping people learn, teach & play music. Alfred currently has over 90,000 active titles. Alfred represents a wide range of well-known publications—from methods like, Alfred’s Basic Guitar, Alfred’s Basic Piano Library, Premier Piano Course, Sound Innovations & Suzuki, to artists like Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Van Halen, Green Day, Michael Jackson, Sheryl Crow, Eagles, Cole Porter & George and Ira Gershwin, to brands like Star Wars, Harry Potter, Lord of The Rings, Rolling Stone Magazine & Billboard.
In addition to its own titles, Alfred distributes products from over 50 companies, including Belwin, Daisy Rock Girl Guitars, Dover Publications, DW Drums, Faber Music, Highland/Etling, Kalmus, National Guitar Workshop, Penguin, TASCAM, Ultimate Support & WEA.