I’d like to change the dynamics of one section of instruments in a wind band to allow a soloist to come through for example make a clarinet section one degree of softness more to allow a clarinet soloist to come through. Similarly say with the flute section. I can see all sorts of issues but is there a “macro” that would allow me to do that?
There’s no macros unless you use the new Remote API (and register with Steinberg to get access) or use the alpha/undocumented Lua interface.
Not sure exactly what you want, but as far as I can tell won’t just selecting all your instruments (select a note from each, I use Shift-down arrow) and then Shift-D your dynamic? I do that all the time to set dynamics for a section.
Try this. Select the notes you want to be affected.
Edit>Dynamics>Decrease Dynamic Intensity
Thanks Dan, Jesele and Janus - that worked excellently