Music Maker 2016 Live

Produce and record music and perform it live

MAGIX Music Maker 2016 Live is a further development of the original Music Maker production software and makes it possible for anyone to bring their musical ideas to life – and even perform them live – with no previous experience required. The road to the big stage is not only marked by success, but by enjoyment in making music. With thousands of sounds from popular genres such as Rock Pop, Techno and Hip Hop in Music Maker, you'll have fun creating every track.

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New in this version...
  • NEW Live Pad mode: Produce your own songs and beats live with ready-to-go loop sets
  • NEW Control via app: Play Live Pads via Wi-Fi using the free app MAGIX Audio Remote (Android, iOS)
  • NEW Experiment with effects: Sound effects for virtual instruments can also be controlled via app
  • USP Import and edit your own songs from the Music Maker Jam app (iOS, Android, Windows)
  • USP 15 virtual instruments (Cinematic Synth, Drum Engine, Folk, Accordion, Choir and many more)
  • USP 2,000 great sounds & loops from the following genres: Hip Hop, Deep House, Techno, 80s, Rock Pop, Chillout
  • NEW Scales for screen keyboard: In contrast to a classic piano keyboard, this keyboard only plays notes that fit the song you're working on
  • NEW Mastering Suite: Perfect your sound with professional mastering plug-ins. These are seamlessly integrated into the interface for improved workflow.

Further important features...
  • All features from Music Maker 2016 software plus extra exclusive features
  • Live Pads for producing Hip Hop, Trap and EDM right there and then
  • Sounds & loops from popular genres
  • Operate via drag & drop or use the app or USB pad controller
  • Unlimited number of tracks
  • 15 virtual instruments
  • Professional effects & mastering plug-ins
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Supported operating systems
- Microsoft Windows Vista
- Microsoft Windows 7
- Microsoft Windows 8
- Microsoft Windows 10

Minimum system requirements
All MAGIX programs are developed with user-friendliness in mind so that all the basic features run smoothly and can be fully controlled, even on low-performance computers. The technical data for your computer can be found in the control panel of your operating system.

- Processor: 2 GHz or higher
- RAM: 2 GB
- Graphics card: Onboard graphics card with a screen resolution of at least 1280 x 768
- Sound card: Internal sound card
- Hard disk memory: 9 GB free disk space for program installation
- Optical drive: DVD drive (only for installation of the box version)
- Internet connection: An Internet connection is required to activate the software

- Burn CDs/DVDs with a CD/DVD±R(W) burner
- MP3 export with Windows Media® Player 10 or higher

Supported import formats
- Audio: WAV, MP3, OGG Vorbis, WMA, Quick Time, MIDI, FLAC, CD-DA
- Image: JPG, BMP
- Video: AVI, MXV, WMV

Supported export formats
- Audio: WAV, MP3, OGG Vorbis, WMA, MIDI, FLAC
- Image: JPG, BMP
- Video: AVI, MXV, WMV, Quick Time

Note: Internet connection: Required for registering and validating the program, as well as for some program features. Program requires one-time registration.