CV in Reason: Behind those front panels

Soon after Rack Extensions were made available to Reason users, we’ve seen a clear growth of utility-type devices specifically dealing with Control Voltage (CV for short).

To better understand why that happened, what missing features these devices are trying to cover and how to get the most out of the existing and new devices, there are a few basic principles about CV that beginners in computer-based music production and even experienced DAW users new to Reason need to keep in mind. Even experienced Reason users that dismissed CV as an uninteresting tool may end up getting something out of these basic notions when reading our reviews and tutorials.