Cubase Alternatives

    Cubase is described as 'computer program for music production/recording' and is a popular app in the Audio & Music category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Cubase for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is LMMS, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Cubase are FL Studio (Paid), Ardour (Freemium, Open Source), Reaper (Paid) and Ableton Live (Paid).

    This page was last updated Apr 16, 2021

    1. Luppp is a music creation tool, intended for live use. The focus is on real time processing and a fast, intuitive workflow. With extensive MIDI mapping support, you can get looping just how you like!
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    2. energyXT is an advanced but streamlined, multi-platform digital audio workstation (DAW) known for its speed, fast loading time and workflow features.


      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      A DAW for musicians with easy access to all essential tracking, sequencing, editing and mixing features, complete third-party VST and low-latency/high-fidelity audio driver support.
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    3. Make music online by recording vocals, guitars and using loops. Invite friends to collaborate. free and no download is required. Works on Mac, Windows, iPad, Android tablets and phones, Linux and Chromebooks.
    4. Record your ideas on the go or create entire music productions from scratch, we'll leave it up to you!
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    5. Amped Studio is a modern web based music studio and production environment. With the instant access of a web application you can quickly get in to creating music with virtual instruments, effects, loops, samples and easy to use tools.
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    6. A full-featured Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) by Harrison with mixing that mimics the properties of an analogue mixer.
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    7. CrossBrowdy is an open-source and free JavaScript framework that let developers create multimedia apps, game engines, games, emulators and so on.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Seq24 is a minimal loop based midi sequencer.
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    8. MusE is a MIDI/Audio sequencer with recording and editing capabilities, it aims to be a complete multitrack virtual studio for GNU/Linux. A port for FreeBSD is also available.
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