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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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
  • Find, connect, and collaborate with other artists, musicians, mixers, and producers using the free Avid Link app

Integrated hardware & software

Audio (DAW)

Professional music and audio production software and hardware

Community

Social solutions for connecting and collaborating with the creative community

Notation & Scoring

Music composition, performance, and publishing solutions

Pro Mixing

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

Bundles

80% Off the Pro Audio Bundle from Aphex

Get Aural Exciter and Big Bottom Pro by Aphex in one amazing bundle for Pro Tools—now only $99 USD (reg. $495 USD)

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Special Offers

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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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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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Full Sail University Builds Avid Audio and Video Editing Tools Into Curriculum

Film students will be working and editing their projects in Avid Media Composer and Symphony. We’ll have audio students working in Pro Tools, editing and mixing the sounds: dialog, sound effects and music. And, we’ll bring it all together in the dub stage.

SCOTT DANSBY, DIRECTOR OF INDUSTRY RELATIONS

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Collaborating Across Continents to Create Bokanté’s What Heat Album

From the beginning it was decided that it would be a collaborative effort and we were writing the music with the orchestra in mind. It was by far the hardest mix I've ever been a part of.

MICHAEL LEAGUE, COMPOSER, PRODUCER, MUSICIAN

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Aliya Cycon: Bridging Cultures Through Music

We live in a world right now where everyone is sharing everything across cultures and across borders, and using Pro Tools is what gives me the ability to take the music that I’m making and share it and connect it to everyone around the world.

ALIYA CYCON, OUD PLAYER, COMPOSER, CULTURAL AMBASSADOR

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