PreSonus has announced the Music Creation Suite, a complete, integrated music-creation solution that's ideal for educators, students, and home studio enthusiasts. PreSonus will offer lesson plans and instructional videos to help music educators get the most from the new hardware/software recording and composition kit.
This all-PreSonus package includes
AudioBox USB audio/MIDI interface:
- Bus-powered USB audio and MIDI interface.
- 24-bit resolution, 44.1 and 48 kHz sampling rate.
- 2 combo mic/instrument inputs with Class A mic preamps.
- Works with any audio software that supports ASIO or Core Audio.
- 48V phantom power for condenser microphones.
- Zero-latency monitoring via internal mixer.
- 6-foot (1.8 meter) USB cable included.
- 1/3U rack-mountable.
Studio One Artist recording and production software (DAW) :
- Elegant single-window work environment.
- Powerful and intuitive drag-and-drop functionality.
- Unlimited audio tracks, MIDI tracks, buses, VIs, and FX channels.
- Instantly configures to PreSonus audio interfaces.
- 28 Native Effects 32-bit effects and 4 virtual instrument plug-ins.
- Compatible with Mac and Windows.
- Integrates with free Nimbit account for distributing recordings on the Web.
Notion notation software:
- Easily compose, play back, and edit music.
- Playback with orchestral samples recorded by the London Symphony Orchestra and more.
- Perform scores using Notion as a live instrument.
- Create a score on a Mac or PC and edit with Notion for iPad (not included).
- Import/export files via MusicXML.
- ReWire support (host and slave).
PS-49 USB 2.0 MIDI keyboard:
- 49-key, unweighted, velocity-sensitive keyboard.
- Assignable controllers: pitch and modulation wheels, volume slider, and four knobs.
- Sustain-pedal jack (pedal not included).
- Octave Shift button (+4 / -3 octaves).
- Send Program Change commands.
- USB cable.
M7 studio condenser microphone HD-3 studio monitoring headphones:
- Large-diaphragm design.
- Mic-stand adapter.
- 9' / 3 m cable and cloth carry bag included.
HD-3 studio monitoring headphones:
- Lightweight and durable.
- Comfortable design for extended use in class or at home.
- Adjustable size fits students and adults.
- Extended frequency response.
USB 2.0 hub:
- AC powered.
- Four ports-connect AudioBox USB, PS-49, and two more devices.
U.S. map/street price is expected to be $399.95. Custom site licenses for multiple units can be generated when the products are registered.
For more information, visit www.presonus.com/products/Music-Creation-Suite.