• Audio Tracks 16
  • Inputs 4
  • Plug-ins 20+
  • Projects 3

Where Legends Begin

Introducing Pro Tools | First

Compose, record, edit, and mix music using many of the same tools the pros use. And the best part—it's absolutely free!

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Showcase your talent

You live to play music. You practice your heart out. Now get yourself heard—we'll help make it easy. From sounding amazing, to getting the recognition you deserve, achieving your dreams is now within easy reach.

Discover your inner artist and set yourself free.

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Create like a pro

Compose and record with the same tools used to create your favorite songs, movies, and TV shows. And with an army of great-sounding virtual instruments, you'll always have a personal backup band at your disposal.

See how to turn your ideas into incredible songs.

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Practice your heart out

New to making music? Pro Tools | First is a great place to hang out and practice your favorite instrument or improve your vocals. Simply choose a session template that meets your style, then riff, rap, or rock on.

See more ways to unleash your creativity.

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No compromises

You make sacrifices to achieve your dreams. Paying the rent shouldn't be one of them. That's why we made Pro Tools | First free, so you have the luxury of exploring, honing, and promoting your artistry. Without the worry.

Ready to start your journey?

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Foo Fighters Write A Love Letter to American Music

[Pro Tools] smooths up my mixing process a lot when I have a good grip on what the editor has in mind... [it's] amazingly robust... [and] steady as a rock.

JEFF FULLER, SOUND MIXER, FOO FIGHTERS: SONIC HIGHWAYS

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Greg Wells: The Abbey Road Sessions

[The sessions] just flew like lightning, sounded amazing, and the plug-ins opened so much quicker, even while a track was playing

GREG WELLS, PRODUCER/SONGWRITER (KATY PERRY, ADELE, ALL-AMERCAN REJECTS)

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From Orchestral to Urban, Pro Tools Delivers for Brian Tyler

People ask me what my main instrument is, and at first I think of piano or guitar, but really, for the past twelve years, Pro Tools has been my main axe.

BRIAN TYLER, MUSICIAN/COMPOSER (AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, FURIOUS 7, THOR: THE DARK WORLD)

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