Today, anyone can create music at home, on their laptops, or on smartphones. But while low-cost recording tools have opened the gates to music creation and recording, it’s made it that much harder for professional and aspiring musicians, artists, engineers, mixers, songwriters, and producers to stand out from the crowd.

You need the best tools available to make your music come to life. That’s why nearly every top artist and audio professional uses Avid to create the most popular, most acclaimed albums, songs, and soundtracks.

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Get inspired and looped in—discover the latest Pro Tools

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Butterscotch Music Creation

Avid’s creative tools help tell Butterscotch’s powerful personal story

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Get yourself connected—discover cloud collaboration for Pro Tools

Meeting the challenge

Whether you’re in a professional setting, creating a home studio, or recording in your spare time, Avid has the creative solutions for your needs and budget.

  • Stand out from the pack with tools that enable you to create professional-sounding music
  • Save money and create music on your own with groundbreaking virtual instruments, effects, and loops
  • Collaborate with other artists, songwriters, and producers online with Avid Cloud Collaboration
  • Speed past technical limitations and create up to 768 audio and 512 instrument tracks
  • Save time and mix complex productions faster with top-of-the-line consoles that give you precision hands-on control
  • Streamline the recording process and free up your creativity with track comping, elastic audio, and mix automation
  • Integrate all of your needs in one place by composing and editing directly in Pro Tools, using full MIDI and notation tools, or Sibelius
  • Stick to your budget and create great sounding music quickly with free versions, monthly subscriptions, and compact recording hardware options

Integrated hardware & software

Audio (DAW)

Professional music and audio production software and hardware

Notation & Scoring

Music composition, performance, and publishing solutions

Pro Mixing

Hardware devices for hands-on control of audio and video software and systems

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Accelerate your sound editing and mixing in creative new ways

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Special Offers

Get Free Upgrades with Pro Tools | HDX

Got an old TDM-based Pro Tools | HD system? Boost your sound and speed—and get three years of upgrades—when you move to Pro Tools | HDX

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Get Free Upgrades with Pro Tools | HD Native

Got an old Pro Tools or Pro Tools | HD system? Boost your sound and performance—and get three years of upgrades—when you move to Pro Tools | HD Native

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Trade Your Control|24 or Third-Party Mixer for C|24 and Save

Trade in your Control|24 or third-party control surface or mixer for the sleek and stylish C|24 control surface and save up to 35% off the list price!

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Resources

Webinar: In the Studio with Pro Tools | S3

See Ken Andrews record a track with S3

Webinar: Avid Everywhere for Audio

See how Avid can help you create, manage, and monetize your music and audio content

Webinar: Music Creation with Dave Audé

See how Dave remixes and builds a track for artists like U2 and Beyoncé

Music Creation Blogs

Read the latest updates and music stories from our blogs

Video: In Their Own Words

See inspiring stories from our pro audio customers

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Maroon 5: Powered by Pro Tools & Cloud Collaboration

I stare at a Pro Tools screen every day—by choice. It’s definitely the way that I work. And I’m excited that cloud collaboration makes is that much easier to do what I do.

NOAH PASSOVOY, PRODUCER AND ENGINEER, MAROON 5

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The Futuristics: From Beat Makers to Hit Makers

For gear, we like to use a combo of old analog stuff and lot of in-the-box soft synths and plug-ins. But, there’s nothing out there that we’d rather use than Pro Tools. That’s never changing.

Alex Schwartz, Producer/Songwriter, The Futuristics

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Making Music with a Little Help from Your Friends

Cloud Collaboration is one of the most fun and important parts of being in a band… and it’s pretty wild that a piece of software can help us feel connected when we’re hours apart.

DAN MILLS

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