Digital Performer 11 review: Powerful digital audio workstation that’s also a handful

With its unique modular arrangement chops, this powerful DAW is particularly well suited for long-form compositions such as movie soundtracks–but the learning curve is steep

Motu Digital Performer 11
  • Expert Rating

    4.50 / 5


  • Powerful modular arranging of musical material
  • Broad and rapidly expanding feature set
  • Scalable, highly customizable interface


  • Complex with a steep learning curve
  • Odd terminology

Bottom Line

Digital performer 11's comprehensive feature set and unique modular organizational features make it great for film/game scoring and live multimedia events. But it's also complex with a steep learning curve.

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  • Price

    $ 666.00 (AUD)

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