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Waveform Free

The world’s best, fully featured, completely unlimited free DAW for all music creators.

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Band Recorder

A highly efficient audio engine, intuitive recording workflows and rapid mixing capabilities make Waveform Free the perfect choice for multi-track band recordings. 15 new audio FX are on hand for processing and support for VST, VST3 and AU opens the door to a world of 3rd party plugin possibilities.

Electronic Producer

Waveform Free 12 lends itself perfectly to electronic music production. Offering inline MIDI and Step Clip access for speedy programming, a powerful rack environment for complex fx processing and sound design plus a variety of Instruments and including: 4OSC synth, Micro Drum Sampler, Micro Sampler and a new Rompler. A brand new browser offering tags and smart lists helps manage vast sample libraries and locate your favorite plugins and instruments in a flash.


Simplistic multitrack recording and powerful dialouge editing capabilities make Waveform Free a great choice for Podcasting. It’s completely new browser makes locating and auditioning jingles, FX or backing tracks a breeze while it’s flexible export options are sure to satisfy any client or streaming service.

Singer / Songwriter

Waveform Free keeps recording and sequencing easy, ensuring that spark of creative genius is never lost. Features like Retrospective Record make sure you never miss a take while powerful composition tools like the pattern generator provide ample inspiration. Once your ideas are down you’ll find all the mix and render tools you need to prepare your song for upload.

House of Worship

Live mixing? Capturing a sermon? Or recording the church band? Waveform Free has you covered. By providing core tools in an uncluttered environment, Waveform Free allows you to focus on the task at hand. Flexible routing both internally and externally allows Waveform Free to integrate easily into any House of Worship setup.

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Now Expandable

As your musical journey progresses, Waveform Free can now grow with you. Simply add the features specific to your needs with a variety of expansion packs. Unlock your full potential and go create!


Simply drag MIDI, Step or Audio clips into the grid or choose to record directly into a slot while getting visual input feedback in the clip.

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DJ Mix Tools

If you’re familiar with DJ software you’ll be used to seeing coloured waveforms. In 13 you can toggle this view on or off with the click of a button.

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Pro Video

Video clips can now be dragged and dropped directly into an Edit, either from the Waveform browser or from any folder on your hard drive. In 13 you're no longer limited to working with a single video clip.

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Recording Engineer

Offering Pro level recording, editing, mixing and more, The Recording Engineer pack unlocks Waveform Free's true potential, offering any aspiring recording engineer the tools they need.

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MIDI Producer

With pro level MIDI, an arsenal of instruments and a wealth composition tools, the MIDI Producer pack will supercharge your productions.

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Synth Pack

Looking to grow your collection of instruments or perhaps take you next big step into Synthesis and sound design? The Synth Pack will unlock all you need, bringing all the Pro synths and samplers to your fingertips.

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Techno Essentials

Construction Kit

House Essentials

Construction Kit

Drum & Bass Essentials

Construction Kit

Band Essentials

Sound Pack

Solo Orchestral

Sound Pack

Essential Drums

Sound Pack

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System Requirements

macOS 10.15 or Later
64-bit Intel or Apple Silicon

Windows 10, 11

Tested on Ubuntu 20.04

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B