Cubase Pro 8.5
Engineered to make advanced music creation easier than ever before, Cubase Pro 8.5 offers a huge array of workflow and interface enhancements to facilitate a more creative, inspirational approach. With a design ethos that unites technical innovation and artistic inspiration, Steinberg's decades of experience in music software design have culminated in Cubase Pro 8.5: an awesomely powerful yet instantly accessible music production environment. The update to version 8.5 adds VST Transit, a revolutionary cloud-based production tool, an expanded version of the Retrologue VST synth, many enhancements for mixing and automating audio, a range of MIDI editing refinements, a new Profile Manager and much more.
Ableton Suite 8 – Professional Edition
Ableton Suite 8 is a complete software studio. Suite 8 gives you all the features in Live 8 plus a beautiful new sound library, 11 Ableton instruments and a wealth of useful resources. Live 8, the latest version, adds and updates such features as a powerful groove engine, audio warping, live looping, built-in effects, crossfades for editing in the Arrangement View and improved MIDI editing. The music never has to stop in Live. Record audio and MIDI on the fly, drop in loops and samples, add effects and swap sounds without ever hitting the stop button: everything happens in real time. Once you have begun your project, use a wealth of tools to manipulate your audio and midi. The Groove engine allows you to apply groove patterns in real time, extract grooves from audio or MIDI sources or quantize audio and MIDI in real time. An extensive library of grooves is included with Live. Warp audio events by adjusting the position of beats on the timeline. Plus you can slice audio files to MIDI tracks based on transients. Live offers total compatibility. It works seamlessly with controller hardware and makes it simple to assign custom MIDI controls. Live supports AIFF, WAV, Ogg Vorbis and FLAC files, as well as VST and AU effects and instruments. Live 8 also offers full ReWire support and can run as either a ReWire master or slave.
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ACID Music Studio 10
Get in the producer's chair and take control. ACID Music Studio is the ideal gateway to total music production. It's easy – drop a beat on the timeline and dig in. Put the software to work and take advantage of all the production tools you need to make the music you've always wanted to hear. Keep it simple or go deep – ACID Music Studio has everything you need when you're ready to take it to the next level. With built-in tutorials to guide you, you'll be composing, editing, and mixing like a pro in no time – even if you're a newcomer to the world of computer music.
The next standard.
Instantly familiar—yet nothing feels like it. Studio One® 3 contains everything you’d expect from a modern digital audio powerhouse. Once you touch its fast, flow-oriented, drag-and-drop interface, you’ll realize Studio One® 3 was built by creative people for creative music production.
At every step of the musical process, you’ll spend your time creating music instead of fighting a bloated interface. And the sound quality? Well, simply put, it’s unparalleled. In fact, the most common comments from musicians, producers and engineers who have switched to Studio One are “I can just get things done faster” and “Studio One just sounds better.” Let’s find out why.
Pro Tools HD
Perpetual License for Software Only Edition (includes iLok)
Series: Pro Tools Hard Drive
For the first time ever, you now have more ways to get and use Pro Tools HD. Pro Tools HD software is available as a stand-alone to purchase and own or subscribe to annually with this software only edition. For the best performance and sound quality, a complete Pro Tools HD system is also available for purchase. The choice is yours!
Total Sample and Loop Control
From Propellerhead Software comes a suite of programs that gives you full creative control over your looped material. ReCycle turns concrete-rigid loops into musical modeling clay, allowing you, the loopist, to do pretty much what you desire. In simple terms, ReCycle lets you do with sampled loops what you can do with beats programmed from individual drum sounds – like alter the tempo, or replace sounds and process them individually.
Choose the creative experience only SONAR offers: advanced technology, effortless workflow, and an inviting interface that amplifies inspiration. Fueled by over 25 years in the relentless pursuit of innovation, SONAR is re-inventing the modern recording studio. SONAR Professional complements a wealth of advanced features with a full set of professional effects and virtual instruments, including the acclaimed ProChannel Console Strip, Melodyne Essential with ARA integration, and Addictive Drums 2 Solo Edition. Move effortlessly through the award-winning, touch-enabled Skylight User Interface as you create – then take advantage of the comprehensive editing, mixing, mastering, and publishing tools to craft your masterpiece.
The new features on 9 are substantial yet the costs and prices stay the same. Some of the new features include:
• A new Player device that uses Scales and Chords, Note Echo, and Dual Arpeggio
• Over 1000 new top quality new patches from leading sound designers
• A new Pitch Edit that will polish your vocal recordings to perfection
• Modulate your track with the free Pulsar Dual LFO. Create interesting rhythms with the shuffle knob
• Many workflow improvements. Better than ever
Reason is an integrated software music production studio with audio recording, million-dollar mixing collaboration tools and a massive collection of instruments, sounds and effects. It's the perfect choice writing recording, remixing and producing great-sounding tracks.