BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE LEVEL If you're looking for a powerful audio and MIDI software application for PCs that is rich in features, reasonably priced, and geared to home studio owners, then Cakewalk's Sonar Home Studio 7 XL is for you! Home Studio XL features many of the same onboard instruments, effects and features included in Cakewalk's flagship digital audio workstation, Sonar. In this DVD, instructor Andrew Eisele explains the programs' feature set, interface, and menus. Topics covered include: navigating the new Home Studio 7 XL interface, recording audio and MIDI instruments, using Home Studio's VST, DX and ReWire synths and effects, producing better mixes with new techniques, and more. Running time: 2 hours, 35 minutes. ©2009, DVD.