DarkWave Studio is a free Digital Audio Workstation for Windows. It helps authoring of music track easily and quickly. It is actually a collection of required tools and includes a modular Virtual Studio, Pattern Editor, Sequence Editor and Multitrack Hard Disk Recorder. If you need further functionality, this tool could accommodate VST/VSTi instrument and effect plugins. The virtual studio allows machines to be connected in an ad-hoc fashion. Quick creation and modification of patterns can be created by the pattern editor. All you need to do is click and add or delete notes. It is also possible to drag a note to move to different place in the music and resize it. The sequence editor can let you sequence the patterns. You can play the queue of the notes and set up a musical arrangement. This kind of features lets you reuse patterns and quickly remixing projects.
You can record the output of any machine and store it in the local hard disk by the Multitrack Hard Disk Recorder. You can choose to record the bit stream in 16-bit Integer or 32-bit Floating Point PCM encoded formats. These WAV files can be edited for carrying out all the post production work and convert to MP3, FLAC, etc. Multi-core or multi –CPU support is built in so that performance can be improved when the right hardware is available. Full 64-bit Double Precision Floating Point Audio Processing is implemented. You can map and control change events, when changing from one event to another. You could play instruments from a keyboard. It has many useful features that make it a very good product.