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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Butterscotch Music Creation

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

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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

Special Offers

Define Your Sound with Pro Tools and a Pro Series Plug-in

Buy or subscribe to Pro Tools and receive a full license to a Pro Series plug-in free—up to $299 value

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Save up to 50% on Sibelius Upgrades

Save up to 50% when you upgrade from Sibelius 1–7.5 to the latest version of Sibelius 8 with an annual Upgrade and Support plan

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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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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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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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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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Avid Pro Tools | HDX Helps Jesper Eriksson Stay One Step Ahead

Avid Pro Tools is a cornerstone—without it, I have no business.

Jesper Eriksson, audio production engineer, JE-Digital

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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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Damian Taylor

Damian Taylor on Pro Tools | HD and Working with The Killers

The Pro Tools | HD Native system was invaluable for because I could easily stuff the card and the interface in a carry-on and simply plug in.

DAMIAN TAYLOR, PRODUCER

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