Top 50 Macintosh Music Software Titles

These are currently the most popular Macintosh downloads on Hitsquad

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Software TitleDescriptionLicenseReleased on:Powersort icon
VST Roomulator Kit 1.4

High Quality Reverb Set for Cubase VST

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, March 1, 199940db

Monophonic lead/bass-synth. VST 2.0

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, February 28, 200340db
Logic Express

Create your own music using an advanced spectrum of features and tools for computer based music production.

Guitar Tuner 2.0

Tuner that plays actual guitar sounds

Freeware | FreeFriday, May 1, 199840db
Bandmates Inspiration Vol. 1

Over 1000 fully unique, world-class Apple loops.

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, March 1, 200540db
Vivaldi Gold

Professional notation software

iSedora Media Server 1.6.8

Streams videos, music and photos over a home network to any UPnP / DLNA compatible media devices like TVs or consoles

DemoThursday, September 2, 201040db

Listen to sounds stored in several different formats.

SharewareMonday, January 1, 200140db

Quickly browse your sound file collection.

SharewareTuesday, July 15, 200340db
eMedia Guitar Method

Demo of the world's best-selling beginner's guitar CD-ROM tutorial.

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, November 1, 200140db
Figleaf 1.8

Create and print CD jewel case inserts

FreeMonday, April 1, 200240db
AutoTagX v3.00

Automatically tags and organizes your MP3 files

SharewareTuesday, May 20, 200840db
Volume FKEY v1.1.1

Provides an easy way to change the volume on your Mac

Freeware | FreeFriday, January 3, 199740db
Gold bundle

Waves Gold bundle - Join the exclusive Gold club of Waves!

Demo | DemonstrationSunday, October 25, 199840db
iTunes Skin Master 1.1.0

Create your own skins for iTunes and download others

SharewareWednesday, January 1, 200340db
Audio Strip GH 1.4

Control playback of audio CDs

SharewareFriday, March 7, 200340db
PDFtoMusic v1.2.1

Play score files in PDF format.

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, April 30, 201040db
D110 Rhythm

Basic Hypercard based editor for D110 rhythm parts

SharewareThursday, February 18, 199340db
BitMapMusic PPC 2.0

A music notation program.

Freeware | FreeWednesday, March 1, 200040db
Remedy v1.1r3

2 oscilator synthesizer with an arpeggiator. [VST/AU]`

StereoPhobia v1.2

Create music on older Macs.

Freeware | FreeSunday, May 14, 200640db
ReVision 1.1

Turn Reason or Live into soundtrack composition tools with ReVision.

Demo | DemonstrationSaturday, August 30, 200340db
Drumformer v1.4

Drumformer is a VST plug-in effect for use with drums track mastering and dynamics processing. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, July 1, 201440db
Human Synchronizer v2.0

Control tempo in real-time while performing, or to detect and follow tempo of recorded music.

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, April 6, 201040db
BIAS Vbox 1.1

The ultimate multi-effects control environment.

Demo | TrialWednesday, July 17, 200240db
Synesthesia IR Library v1.2.1 (AIFF)

Experimental Impulse Response Library for convolution engines.

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, July 10, 200840db
Quartz 1.1

Multi-effect that turns the simplest sounds into ever evolving rhythmic soundscapes. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, February 28, 201440db
M3 Audio Unit v1.2

Distortion/delay/formant-wah effect [AU]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, December 10, 200740db
Alphabet Soup v.2.0.4

Sample player, editor, effects processor and mixer for OSX.

DemoThursday, February 23, 200640db
Music Fundamentals for Mac

Learn to read, compose, and print original song lead sheets using Band-in-a-Box (not included) and course materials (book and exercise disk).

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, December 1, 199840db
Dent du Midi v1.0

Converts MIDI files into AIFF files for use with GarageBand.

Freeware | FreeMonday, March 21, 200540db
Dolce Music Flash Cards 1.8

Learn to read music notation [osx]

SharewareSunday, October 17, 200440db
BPMer v1.1.11

Track analyzer featuring BPM detection and beat-matching

SharewareWednesday, June 10, 200940db

QuickTime utility to generate 3D movies or images for your multimedia productions

Demo | Demonstration40db

This effect chops up a fixed loop length of incoming audio into 16 parts.

Freeware | FreeTuesday, May 1, 200140db
MacMP3Gain v1.9

Wraps up the command line version of mp3gain in a quaint GUI.

FreeWednesday, August 24, 200540db

TimeToyPro is a Mac OSX application for adding neat time-stretching effects to your audio files.

SharewareWednesday, November 24, 200440db
Sweet MIDI Player v2.1.4

MIDI player and editor with jukebox.

SharewareWednesday, March 2, 200540db
Phelix v1.1.7

Identifies duplicate and similar-sounding songs.

SharewareThursday, April 12, 200740db
EZplayer Free v1.0

MIDI browser from Toontrack's dfh Ezdrummer. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Freeware | FreeMonday, April 16, 200740db
Creakbox Bassline 1.01 X VSTi

Mono synth with a built in sequencer. [OSX]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, March 1, 200440db
PolyPhontics GB v1.2.1

Builds Software Instruments for GarageBand.

SharewareMonday, April 2, 200740db
AnalogDelay v1.0.2

Delay unit followed by a 2nd order lowpass filter with saturation. [VST/AU]

Free | DonationwareWednesday, January 27, 201040db
Melody Pilot 1.2.0

For creating melodies playable on both Macintoshes and Palm Pilots

SharewareMonday, December 17, 200140db
Transformer v1.5.4

Wave Transformation Synthesis plug-in [AU]

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, September 25, 200740db
TDM bundle

Waves TDM bundle - Push your TDM hardware to the max!

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, November 4, 199840db
Blue Cat's StereoScope Pro v1.91

Real time stereo field analyzer with multiple views and MIDI/automation output capabilities. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, March 24, 201440db

Tool for sound design and loop manipulation in realtime. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, February 6, 201340db

A software metronome

Freeware | FreeWednesday, October 6, 200440db
TimeStreach v1.0

Slow down music without changing its pitch.

SharewareThursday, June 1, 200640db