Digital Performer 8 is the latest version of this powerful, industry-leading Mac-based audio and MIDI production software. With DP8, now running at 64 or 32-bit, you can professionally record, edit, arrange, mix and master audio and MIDI tracks side by side. Whether you're into sound track production, songwriting, or a multitude of other professional production tasks, Digital Performer 8 has an advanced, intuitive interface that adapts to your creative style and allows you to effortlessly pursue your production goals. In this DVD, host Andrew Eisele introduces you to DP8 with a Comprehensive program overview including a review of all the drop-down menus and screens. Next, you'll learn how to quickly and easily record audio and MIDI into the program, how to work with audio loops, and how to convert MIDI data into audio data. Once you've created several tracks, Andrew shows you how to create an arrangement using several of DP8's massive arsenal of amazing-sounding virtual instrument plug-ins.