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New Sonic Arts Freestyle Alternatives

New Sonic Arts Freestyle is described as 'Live, modular sound design environment that enables a user to combine, split, layer and chain their VST instruments and FX' and is an app in the audio & music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to New Sonic Arts Freestyle for Windows, Mac, Linux and BSD. The best alternative is Carla, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like New Sonic Arts Freestyle are Reaktor, VSTHost, Cantabile and Giada.

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Live, modular sound design environment that enables a user to combine, split, layer and chain their VST instruments and FX.

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    Carla

    • Mac
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    43 alternatives to Carla 

    Carla is an audio plugin host, with support for many audio drivers and plugin formats. It has some nice features like automation of parameters via MIDI CC (and send output back as MIDI too) and full OSC control.

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    1.  Support for VST PluginsCarla support third-party Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugins.
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    Reaktor

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
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    19 alternatives to Reaktor 

    Native Instruments Reaktor is a virtual, modular synthesis platform. REAKTOR also provides a platform for modular synthesis in the form of Blocks – a range of sound generating and sound shaping modules.

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    VSTHost

    20 alternatives to VSTHost 

    Hostprogram for VST-Plugins with ASIO-Support.

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    1.  Support for VST PluginsVSTHost support third-party Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugins.
    2.  Support for MIDIVSTHost includes MIDI hardware and software support to record and import audio.
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    Cantabile

    28 alternatives to Cantabile 

    Cantabile is a music workstation for live performing musicians. Build your ideal rig - one that leaves you free to focus on giving your best performance.

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    1.  Support for VST PluginsCantabile support third-party Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugins.
    2.  Live PerformanceListen to and adjust your music productions with Cantabile based on incoming audio in real time.
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      Giada

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      14 alternatives to Giada 

      Giada is a free, minimal, hardcore audio tool for DJs, live performers and electronic musicians. Just pick up your channel, fill it with samples or MIDI events and start the show by using this tiny piece of software as a loop machine, drum machine, sequencer, live sampler or yet...

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      1.  Music LooperGiada supports a grid of musical loops and phrases that you can trigger and manipulate in real time.
        Action Editor for MIDI events, featuring the Piano roll (top) and the Velocity widget (bottom)
        A fairly large project with samples and MIDI events


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        AudioMulch

        • Mac
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        53 alternatives to AudioMulch 

        AudioMulch is an interactive musician's environment for PC and Mac. It is used for live electronic music performance, composition and sound design.

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        1.  Support for VST PluginsAudioMulch support third-party Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugins.
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        NanoHost

        • FreeProprietary
        • Windows
        20 alternatives to NanoHost 

        NanoHost is not a synthesizer. It is a free, minimalist host application for Windows that can load VST-synths. Furthermore, it can act as a wrapper which converts VST-synthesizers into standalone applications.

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        1.  Support for VST PluginsNanoHost support third-party Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugins.
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        • Pedalboard 2

          • FreeOpen Source
          • Mac
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          23 alternatives to Pedalboard 2 

          A VST (plus AudioUnit on OSX) plugin host designed for live use. Based on the JUCE 'audio plugin host' code, heavily modified to better suit my purposes.

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          1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsPedalboard 2 can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
          2.  Support for VST PluginsPedalboard 2 support third-party Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugins.
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          Blue Cat's PatchWork

          • Mac
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          25 alternatives to Blue Cat's PatchWork 

          Blue Cat's PatchWork is a universal plug-ins patchbay that can host up to 64 VST, VST3, Audio Unit or built-in plug-ins into any Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) in one instance.

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          Bidule

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          28 alternatives to Bidule 

          Plogue Bidule is a modular audio software with full VST, Audio Unit and Rewire support.

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          Connect VST/AU plugins and Bidule groups to your favourite ReWire-capable sequencer!
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