MAGIX Music Maker 2014 is a powerful tool for creating professional recordings, without the need to learn any complicated musical theory.

Thousands of bundled sounds and loops make it easy to get started. Choose a style (Dance, Metal, Chillout, Rock Pop and more) and instrument, click a few loops, and drag and drop whatever you like onto the Arranger. Whatever you use, MAGIX Music Maker 2014 automatically adjusts the tempo to ensure everything fits properly.

Maybe you're not feeling particularly creative? No problem, you can also begin by importing MP3 or CD audio tracks. Again, the program will analyse the tempo of your songs, and you'll then be able to create your own custom remix.

Experienced users will benefit from a host of powerful options. VST supports helps you add new instruments, there's quality sound recording, an integrated MIDI editor some excellent studio effects, versatile remix tools and a whole lot more.

And once you've finished, your project can be burned to CD, saved as an audio file, or published directly to Facebook, YouTube, SoundCloud and more.

MAGIX Music Maker 2014 includes many new features. These start with more than 2,000 new loops and sounds. But if they aren't enough, then you can get creative with some great new virtual instruments - Power Guitar, and Electric Piano - as well as the extremely versatile DN-e1 Synthesizer.

A new Vocal Tune tool can help you correct off-key notes in vocal or solo instrument recordings, while the Pitch Wizard keeps all your harmonies in tune.

Enhanced Windows 8 support sees the program now able to import and edit songs from the Music Maker Jam app. And the program can now be controlled from a touch screen, complete with new gestures for scrolling, zooming and more.

Please note, MAGIX Music Maker 2014 Premium is an extended version of the program which includes more sounds and loops; supports unlimited tracks (the Standard edition handles up to 99); includes extra virtual instruments (Pop Brass, Vintage Organ, Jazz Drums); supports 5.1 surround mixing, and has many other features: Analog Compressor, Revolta 2 Synthesizer, Live Performer, Music Editor 3 and more.

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The sheer volume of features can make for a steep learning curve, but it's worth the effort - MAGIX Music Maker 2014 Premium is an excellent tool which can deliver some very professional results