Reason for Mac is a virtual studio rack that provides you with all the tools and instruments you need to turn your ideas into music. It is a complete music system with features used to create various beats. It comes in handy for professional producers, music composers, and songwriters in the film and television industry. Reason for Mac comes with a lot of great tools like loops, effects, and instruments that you can use to create your sound. The app supports the use of an external keyboard, mouse or the system keyboard.
With its minimalistic design and low system impact, Reason for Mac is very easy to use, unlike its other competitors with more sophisticated features. The visual interface is self-explanatory and appealing. Reason is packed with every instrument that you will need to create music successfully. If you are just a newbie in music production, Reason is a good app for you to develop yourself till you become a professional. Reason connects with your keyboard as quick as possible, and even faster than other professional music software available.
As a self-contained synth and effect studio system, Reason for Mac is considered to be in the same category of good professional software like Logic and Pro Tools. Developed by Propellerhead software, Reason for Mac gives you the ability to explore the world of music like never before. It houses some very powerful features that make it one of the most creative music applications available on Mac. By making many amazing instruments available at your fingertips, Reason for Mac gives you the room to explore yourself and enhance your creativity. It easily loads up complex performance patches and instruments pre-routed through effects in one single click.
It has all the tools needed to make your own music. These tools include Mixers, Samplers, Analog synths, loops, Effects, Drum machines. Reason’s synthesizer has six oscillator types, four different filters, a step sequencer and a modular matrix. The monophonic arpeggiator can play in multiple modes and includes a pattern section. It gives full MIDI access to all your devices including your knobs and faders. It is entirely compatible with Macs OS X 10.5 or higher on Intel and Power PC platform.
The latest version of Reason for Mac has fixed some issues that were found in the older version which includes Audio glitches that were caused by the introduction of the Rack Extensions and also Authorizer 2.9 has been introduced to retry failed downloads automatically.