Feature Requests - Cubasis

It would be nice if the mixer had much more headroom.when I make a track in BeatMaker 3 and export to cubasis,my kick is always clipping while it was fine in beatmaker 3 and sounded good in the speakers too while working in bm3

Midi Clock Slave Mode! This was the first thing I missed. My hardware sequencers have a much more stable timing than my ipad (Air 2). Other than that it’s fun to work with Cubasis. Very nice Interface design and features!

I would like to have an in-app purchase for the VariAudio effect so we could have some pitch correction for vocals and whatever. Or something along those lines…

Until I can choose an 8 as the denominator in my time signatures, Cubasis is useless to me as a professional composer. It is like telling a dancer that they can only choose hip hop and country music to choreograph to.

  1. Humanizing midi tracks would be fine (randomizing velocity and position) at least for more human sounding drum tracks…the swing function isn‘t really useable for it.
  2. Sidechaining would be great too

My biggest issues would be:

:heavy_check_mark: TRACK MARKERS


These are SO important when mixing large projects!

Thanks for your diligence.

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Not a big deal but for track to stop playing when it reaches the end of a song or reaches “R” marker rather than continuing to play…
Maybe this feature is within Cubasis but I can’t find it…

Thank you.

Now that Yamaha has released version 2.5 of the Montage OS, which supports DAW control, are there any plans for allowing Cubasis to be controlled by the Montage, like Cubase can? MONTAGE - Updates - Synthesizers - Synthesizers & Music Production Tools - Products - Yamaha - United States

I use Cubasis for playing MIDI tracks on my Montage while I perform, and it works great. It would be a HUGE help to allow me to edit the MIDI files using the Montage physical interface.

Thanks, and keep up the GREAT work!!!


please add micro tuner scale
Because all Arabic music needs to micro tuner scale

Hi Greg,

As of yet, Cubasis does not support hardware controller, but the feature is on our list for future updates.


I want to use the pads with DrumPerfect Pro, I set them all up, saved the project file, emailed it to my other ipad and its not there. Frustrating and timewasting. Thanks.

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Just another request for folders to organize tracks within. It’s truly unmanageable when creating many tracks. And track mixer groupings as a bonus!

Hello everybody,

I just purchased Cubasis and the Waves plugins, I used them on Windows and worked really good so I decided to purchase them for my iPad. I can’t find the spectrum analyzer for the EQ, is this for real?, even GarageBand has it, I paid a lot for this taking in account I live in Colombia and exchange rates are massive right now. Has anyone found the analyzer or should I request it as a feature?, I need it for drum editing, thank you a lot.

Please, add the possibility of adding fx/mastering to all output masters.
As it is now, i can only add limiter/compressor etc to the master 1-2 output. If i route the same audio to let’s say, output 3-4, the audio will clip easily, there is now way to compress/limit/eq the other master outputs… it’s a big problem for me since i use Cubasis live with the output 1-2 and to the musicians i use the other outputs (the number of outputs depends on the audio interface obviously).
Is this in a list of things to do?

  1. side chain compressor
  2. control transport and mix with hardware controller
  3. Iterative Quantize
  4. recording step by step
  5. arpegiator

Some hardware and software uses midi notes lower than what is available on the piano roll. For example my Analog Rytm uses midi notes 0-8 to trigger the drum sounds this maps on the lower end to C(-2) up but the cubase piano roll only goes down to C(0). I can work around this by using a midi effect to transpose notes down 2 octaves but it would be great if the whole midi note range was supported by default.

Having paid for the classic machines app, it’d be great if there was a 16 step sequencer available alongside the keys and pads to control them with. It can’t be beaten for programming patterns, and for those of us who grew up using the original hardware it’s irreplacable. If the step sequencer could be made into a basic onboard arpeggiator too, all the better - I’m currently having to programme all that externally, midi record it into the app due to clock issues, then send it off elsewhere as required. It’s a slow workflow compared to being able to step sequence and arpeggiate inside the app, and playing it in via pads or programming via the midi editor is painful. Thanks. Great app otherwise though! Some filing capability would definitely be handy too!

Well, a MUST HAVE Feature for me is the simple “Notes” thing for a Track (Notizen in my german version) (Found in Cubase in the Inspector).
I want to be able to note myself in any Midi track, which presets I used maybe in the connected AU / Plugin / anything. Otherwise I cant recall the settings when I want to work with the project maybe months later! (or is there a better way to remember that kind of things, I am not aware of??
I couldnt believe that this simple feature isnt there. Thanks a lot!

please add micro tuner scale
Because all Arabic music needs to micro tuner scale :frowning: :frowning: :frowning: :frowning: :frowning:

Hi Tedbloggs,

Please note that Cubasis supports AU MIDI since version 2.4.
Using Ruismaker’s Rozeta AU plug-in suite, allows to assign a step sequencer to a MIDI track to trigger the Classic Machines.

Please learn more about AU MIDI support in our Cubasis 2.4 tutorial.

Hope that helps!