Cakewalk Alternatives for iPad

    Cakewalk is not available for iPad but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best iPad alternative is FL Studio. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try GarageBand or WavePad. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Cakewalk and 15 are available for iPad so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting iPad alternatives to Cakewalk are Caustic (Freemium), MixPad (Freemium), Soundtrap (Paid) and PlayGround (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jul 16, 2021

    1. FL Studio (originally known as FruityLoops) is a full-featured Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) offering a complete range of professional tools for everything from audio editing and beat creation to advanced arrangement, composition, mixing and mastering.
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      Most users think FL Studio is a great alternative to Cakewalk.
    2. Welcome to the school of rock. A Mac-sized practice space. Your own recording studio. If you want to learn to play an instrument, write music, or record a song, GarageBand can help — whether you’re a rookie or a rock star.
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      This alternative is disputed. GarageBand is still a legitimate alternative to Cakewalk, but it might have issues that some users think are important.


    3. WavePad is Music and Audio Editor that allows you to create and edit voice, music and other sound recordings. You can duplicate sections of recordings and add echo, amplification, noise reduction and other effects.
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    4. Caustic is a music creation tool inspired by rack-mount synthesizers / samplers rigs. Everything is real-time and optimized for mobile devices.

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      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 3.2.0, released in February 2017, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    5. MixPad is free music Music Mixer and Recording software designed for easy audio production. Mix music, vocal and audio tracks, adjust the volume, pan, fade and more with MixPad as your digital mixing desk.
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    6. 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.
    7. Playground is a new way to experience the music of curated artists from around the globe. Swipe and tap on the unique template objects and discover your path to musical expression. Fun and easy to use for beginners, become a real performer by growing your skills.
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    8. Web based production tool.
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    9. MultitrackStudio is a full-featured audio/MIDI multitrack recording software. It combines a multitrack recorder, a mixer, lots of effects and a MIDI sequencer in one package: everything that's needed to turn your computer into a digital multitrack music recording studio.
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      No time to delve into the big and serious music apps? PixiTracker is what you need! It is a simple and fun tool to quickly create musical sketches, chip tunes and sound experiments. Without requiring a lot of musical knowledge!.

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