Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH

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20097 Hamburg

Tel: +49 (0)40 210 35-0
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Cubase Artist

Cubase Artist is the perfect choice for talented newcomers and seasoned musicians aspired to use the best tool for music production. It offers a vast range of proven editing and sequenzing tools based on the same core technologies used and appreciated by musicians around the world. With its professional mixing console, unsurpassed performance, outstanding audio and MIDI effects and instruments, Cubase Artist remains unmatched in its price range.

Cubase Artist Key Features

  • Complete music production system, offering a set of superb audio/MIDI recording, editing and mixing tools
  • Award-winning 32-bit floating-point Steinberg audio engine with up to 192 kHz, flexible routing and full automatic delay compensation
  • Supports 128 MIDI and 64 simultaneous audio tracks
  • All-New MixConsole provides a stellar mixing experience with the full flexibility and integrated EQ/Dynamics channel strip modules for epic pro-console sound
  • 8 outstanding virtual instruments with over 2,600 sounds, including HALion Sonic SE 2 workstation, Padshop granular synth, Retrologue virtual analog synth, LoopMash 2 and the MPC-style Groove Agent SE 4 drum machine
  • Includes a suite of 50 audio and 18 MIDI VST effect processors, including Pitch Correct for vocal intonation correction, VST Amp Rack guitar tone suite, DJ-EQ and MorphFilter
  • Chord Track for easy chord management and re-harmonizing within project context
  • Includes dozens of presets and thousands of MIDI construction loops as building blocks to create songs in only a few steps
  • Project Assistant with common templates
  • Streamlined score editing feature set
  • 5 hours of online HD video tutorials
  • Cross-platform 32-/64-bit for Windows and OS X

The Cubase experience


Key, Score, Drum and List Editor for intuitive note, chord or beat creation and editing Note Expression – Full instrument expression control on single-note level Global Chord Track allows for easy working with chords within your project



  • Award-winning Cubase audio engine for crystal-clear recordings in up to 192 kHz sample rate
  • Conjure the perfect thanks to lightning fast multitake comping
  • Automatic intonation control and scale correction of vocal recordings


  • The Sample Editor covers all common editing tasks and provides creative freedom while editing audio
  • Pitch shift and time stretch audio in real time
  • Automatic hit-point recognition and excellent beat-slicing for working with loops


  • Powerful MixConsole featuring full-screen mode, total scalability and quick in-place access to the parameters
  • Integrated Channel Strip with premier equalization and dynamics modules
  • Flexible routing, A/B comparison and global bypass for audio effects

Premium VST instruments


Cubase Artist delivers a rich palette of finest virtual instruments and each of them comes ready to play with hundreds of fantastic preset sounds right out of the box.


  • Retrologue: Virtual analog synth for fat and funky lead & bass sounds
  • Padshop: Granular synth for spacious spheres and evolving textures
  • Groove Agent SE 4: Powerful drum sampler with detailed sound shaping options

Outstanding VST effects

Cubase Artist offers an impressive collection of 50 quality VST effect processors, including studio-grade EQ, dynamic, modulation, reverb, filter and distortion.


  • Channel strip modules including top-end compressors, tape saturation and brickwall limiter
  • VST Amp Rack infuses your guitar tracks with drive, punch and clarity 
  • REVelation: this algorithmic reverb sounds super-smooth and silky