The new Music Maker
Sounds good. Performs even better.
The new Music Maker is packed with even more tools and features than before, gives you more customization options and sounds absolutely amazing.
And yep — it's still free!
The new audio engine.
Included in the new Music Maker.
Better sounding music — right away. And that's not only thanks to the Soundpools included in high-quality .wav format. We've also integrated the renowned audio engine from our professional DAW, Samplitude, into Music Maker.
Download the latest free version or purchase one of our special editions today to take advantage of this new technology. You can take your projects, features and instruments with you, no problem.
Included additionally in
Music Maker Plus Edition and up
The new multicore support.
Improved performance you can feel. So you can focus on what matters: making music. Multicore support (included in Music Maker Plus Edition and higher) enables your computer to make optimal use of all of its CPU cores.
Combined with the new audio engine, now you can make even more music with even better sound.
Included additionally in
Music Maker Premium Edition and up
With Music Maker Premium Edition, we want to give you a platform designed to take your projects, songs and creativity to a whole new level. That's why Music Maker Premium users not only get all new updates, but also all new features, effects and preset packs — guaranteed!
A must-have for any studio — now included in Music Maker Premium Edition. VariVerb II (short for Variable Reverb) is a top-class VST plugin for the acoustic design of reverb effects. The reverb created is calculated using complex reflection patterns and various software models. Plus, you can also create and modify your own plate, spring and non-linear reverb in addition to room reverb.
iZotope Ozone 8 Elements
Ozone 8 Elements is an intelligent mastering tool developed by the industry experts at iZotope. This tool lets you put the finishing touches on your mixes and produce radio and streaming-quality tracks. With machine learning and AI tech packed under the hood, Ozone 8 Elements makes it easy to get optimal mastering results with automated suggestions. But how you master your music is completely up to you, and it's easy to put your personal spin on Ozone Elements' suggestion with just a few clicks.
Get started on the right foot:
Select 1 Soundpool Collection
Want to produce Urban beats? Or are you more into creating the ultimate chart hit? Choose one of the latest Soundpool Collections complete with thousands of loops and sounds from the Store.
Up to 3 Soundpools or Complete Bundles of your choice
Access regular new Soundpools and content directly in the built-in Music Maker Store — from Afrobeat to Zen sounds
Discover new underground trends, current chart music or soundtracks that match the hottest blockbusters.
And best of all: You can pick up to 3 Soundpools depending on the Edition you have.
Create an entire band:
Select up to 8 favorites from among 30 software instruments.
Analog synth classics, drum machines with a whole lot more boom, elegant string ensembles or distorted rock guitars: Select up to 8 instruments (Premium Edition) from a collection of over 30 software instruments.
An extraordinary instrument for extraordinary sound: This virtual synthesizer provides a full range of effects modules for producing dark soundscapes and grating bass lines made to transport you to dark and unfamiliar places. Ideal for trap, soundtracks, electronic music and techno.
This virtual instrument includes an entire ensemble of powerful, sweeping strings. These vary within the presets from historical, classic sounds to electronically manipulated string effects.
Classic choral arrangements, dark male voices, crystal-clear vocals sung by a female chorus and mixed-voice choirs. This virtual Choir instrument is outstanding as background support in a whole arrangement or to carry the melody line in a classical orchestra.
Pop Brass provides modern horn sounds recorded by professional session musicians in a world-class studio. Whether you're looking to produce slick funk songs, tight Latino sounds or 20s swing numbers.
This charismatic electric piano offers a unique palette of rich piano sounds for your productions, ranging from jazz to melodic blues to funky, distorted riffs.
These high-adrenalin guitar sounds are the perfect addition to any rock or pop project! Comes packed with tons of presets and electric guitar sounds from heavy metal to reggae. Plus, a wide range of playing techniques make this instrument even more versatile.
Provides the typical bass foundation in your song - whether fancy bass lines or subtle accompaniment, this bass will impress you with its great sound and ease of use.
Church Organ can be used to create an authentic, stirring sound for inclusion in soulful ballads, epic background music or melodic dance tracks. The imposing tones of a Venetian organ have been specially recorded for this virtual instrument.
This instrument is both intensely mystic and exotic and creates a breathtaking and dramatic sound for movie scores and abstract electronic music.
A classical grand piano — sampled to a T. A powerful piano with clear and detailed tones. This classic instrument is based on recordings of a carefully selected concert piano made in an international concert hall. The piano's powerful sound shines through with clear, almost lyrical tones.
A dynamic feel, practical editing features and room simulation serve as the rhythmic foundation for creating classic hard rock sounds — that's Rock Drums.
This virtual piano accordion comes in two different samples, "Styrian" and "Bandoneon". It's an elegant handheld instrument which has been accurately captured right down to the finest detail.
More features, audio effects and presets.
Special features and tools for your Music Maker.
Want to use your computer's full potential? How about VST interfaces? Not interested in 5.1 surround sound?
The new Music Maker lets you assemble the exact functions you want and customize everything to your needs. Each Edition lets you activate a number of features, which you can easily select and install via the built-in Music Maker Store.
Plus audio effects
Pro tools for mixing: Parametric EQ
Optimal stereo mixes: Stereo processor
Audio optimization basics: essentialFX
Professional pitch correction: Vocal Tune
Sound distortion for electronic music: Gater
Compressor with three frequency bands: Multimax
Premium audio effects
Vocal Strip: Optimize your vocal recordings
AM-Track SE analog compressor and tape simulator
Creative vocal effects: Vocoder und Orange Vocoder ME
Mouse-controlled audio filters
Mastering Suite for that special finishing touch
Multicore support lets you make full use of your computer's CPU cores — for better performance you can feel, even on demanding projects.
more essentialFX contains 7 high-quality effects plug-ins for professional audio editing. Includes the following audio tools:
eFX Tremolo Pan
Filtox can be used for ultra-precise modulation. This vintage effect plug-in controls the frequency spectrum for modulation sources. The result is a ton of possibilities for editing audio - for instance creative distortion of synthesizer sounds or drum loops.
Corvex is a legend among plug-ins and creates an elegant tapestry of sound with analog-style chorus and flanger effects. It's perfect for achieving a fuller sound, or for giving the illusion that an object is layered. An essential vintage effect for any home studio setup.
Ecox is a fantastic vintage effect plug-in for emulating the natural, full sound of analog effect devices and realistic tape echo sounds. It even authentically reproduces system-dependent tracking fluctuations and loss of highs during each feedback. It's a must for any producer who wants to create analog sounds.
At a glance:
- The choice is yours: Build your own Music Maker with the components that matter to you
- Sounds, features & instruments worth a total value of $699.00
- More power. New audio engine and multicore support for even better music
- The full version of Music Maker for free, plus free lifetime updates
- The in-program Music Maker Store: Tons of Soundpools, instruments & more for you to choose from
Extra when upgrading
Music Maker Premium Edition
Music Maker Hip Hop Edition
(value: $29.99 / C$29.99)
Make your own hip hop beats now
SOUND FORGE Audio Studio
(value: $59.99 / C$59.99)
Record. Restore. Edit. Enhance. Deliver.
Humming speakers, phat rap beats and your own lyrics: The Hip Hop Edition offers everything for producing your own beats and rap songs. Transform your PC into an audio studio, record your own raps, mix your tracks and make heads bob with your flow!
The perfect addition to your home studio. SOUND FORGE Audio Studio delivers the goods whether you are recording your band or podcast, digitizing your vinyl collection, creating sound effects for your new video, creating loops for your new tracks, or mastering your latest CD.