Tracktion Launches 'Waveform Free' DAW for Self-Isolating Music Makers

For music makers stuck in their homes self-isolating, Tracktion has launched Waveform Free, a no-cost version of its flagship DAW.

The new DAW is suitable for all three major desktop operation systems; Windows, OSX, and Linux, as well as Raspberry Pi. It is fully compatible with the new generation of expressive instruments and also supports MPE. Waveform Free includes many of Tracktion’s recent popular innovations including; the MIDI Pattern Generator to create synchronized melodies, chord progressions, bass lines and more, the 40SC Virtual Synthesizer and Micro Drum Sampler.

Waveform Free can tackle a wide range of tasks and produce professional results. With an unlimited track count and an  adept feature set, users can add as many plugins as they like.

To get started, their or dozens of tutorial videos as well numerous templates such as EDM production, band recording and mixing, location recording for churches schools, and many others.
To Download Waveform Free, visit

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Michael Raine is the Senior Editor at Canadian Musician. He is also a co-host of the popular Canadian Musician Radio weekly podcast.
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