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Behind the scenes creating voice virtuosa Butterscotch's new single

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Make music with Pro Tools | First

Start with the software that can take your music the furthest. Pro Tools | First is simple enough for beginners, yet sophisticated for experienced musicians. Now you can create, collaborate, and be heard with the industry-standard audio workstation. Faster and easier than ever.

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Pro Tools | First isn’t a stripped-down application. It's based on the same music creation and audio production tools that award-winning artists, musicians, producers, engineers, and mixers rely on every day. All built on the rock-solid, great-sounding Pro Tools audio engine.

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With Avid Cloud Collaboration now in Pro Tools | First, you can collaborate with Pro Tools and Pro Tools | HD users online. And when you're ready to start your own collaboration project, upgrade to a cloud plan for less than $5 to invite others to work with you. The world is your studio.

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Over 70% of all commercial music is produced using Pro Tools. Pro Tools | First opens the door to a career in professional music production. Start learning the essential workflows required to succeed in the industry—for free.

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Foo Fighters Write a Love Letter to American Music

[Pro Tools] smooths up my mixing process a lot when I have a good grip on what the editor has in mind... [it's] amazingly robust... [and] steady as a rock.

JEFF FULLER, SOUND MIXER, FOO FIGHTERS: SONIC HIGHWAYS

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Greg Wells: The Abbey Road Sessions

[The sessions] just flew like lightning, sounded amazing, and the plug-ins opened so much quicker, even while a track was playing

GREG WELLS, PRODUCER/SONGWRITER (KATY PERRY, ADELE, ALL-AMERCAN REJECTS)

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From Orchestral to Urban, Pro Tools Delivers for Brian Tyler

People ask me what my main instrument is, and at first I think of piano or guitar, but really, for the past twelve years, Pro Tools has been my main axe.

BRIAN TYLER, MUSICIAN/COMPOSER (AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, FURIOUS 7, THOR: THE DARK WORLD)

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