Description
MainStage 3 lets you take your Mac to the stage with a full-screen interface optimized for live performance, flexible hardware control, and a massive collection of plug-ins and sounds that are fully compatible with Logic Pro X.

The Ultimate Live Rig
  • Perform live with more than 80 instrument, effect, and MIDI plug-ins or work with Audio Units plug-ins
  • Add your sounds from Logic Pro X and GarageBand to bring your studio sound to the stage
  • Combine instruments and live audio, such as keyboards and vocals, in a single Patch
  • Switch between Patches without stopping sound output or cutting off held notes
  • Design rich keyboard Patches using splits and layers, the Arpeggiator, and other MIDI plug-ins
  • Perform with stereo or multitrack backing tracks using Playback
  • 64-bit architecture uses all the RAM in your system for larger sampled instruments

    Hardware Control
  • Connect your favorite hardware and use it to play and control your plug-ins
  • Use USB and MIDI-equipped controllers like keyboards, foot pedals, and drum pads
  • Instantly set up a large variety of hardware using automatic device recognition
  • Quickly assign hardware knobs, buttons, and faders to onscreen controls
  • Manage sophisticated rigs using the Assignments & Mapping overview
  • Compatible with Logic Remote v1.0.3

    Designed for the Stage
  • See only what you need during your performance using a customizable, full-screen live interface
  • Smart Controls offer dynamic performance controls that change with each Patch
  • Easily view your Mac screen from a distance using a high-contrast, full-screen performance view

    Instrument Plug-ins
  • Play deeply sampled, professionally mixed, and fully customizable drum kits provided by Drum Kit Designer
  • Perform electronic beats with the Ultrabeat drum machine
  • Play classic '70s- and '80s-style synthesizer sounds using Retro Synth
  • Play faithful models of vintage keyboards with Vintage B3, Vintage Electric Piano, and Vintage Clav
  • Perform inspired sounds using a collection of synths that provide analog, wavetable, FM, and physical modeling synthesis
  • Play or create a wide variety of rich sampled instruments with the EXS24 Sampler

    MIDI Plug-ins
  • Transform simple ideas into elaborate performances using nine MIDI plug-ins
  • Instantly turn a simple chord into a rich performance with the Arpeggiator
  • Play a single note to trigger predefined chords with Chord Trigger
  • Perform a part and conform notes to a specific scale using Transposer

    Creative and Production Effects
  • Play your sounds through realistic acoustic spaces using Space Designer convolution reverb
  • Use a range of multi-tap, vintage tape, and stereo delays
  • Add movement to your tracks with a variety of modulation effects
  • Get the perfect mix with a collection of EQs, dynamics, and other mixing tools

    Guitar and Bass Gear
  • Build your own guitar or bass rig with Amp Designer using vintage and modern amps, cabinets, and mics
  • Design a custom Pedalboard from a collection of delay, distortion, and modulation stompboxes
  • Access a full-screen Tuner to quickly get in tune

    Sound Library
  • Over 1500 instrument and effect Patches
  • More than 800 meticulously sampled instruments
  • 30 urban and electronic drum machine Patches
  • 3600 Apple Loops in modern urban and electronic genres

    Minimum System Requirements
    4GB of RAM
    Display with 1280-by-768 resolution or higher
    OS X v10.8.4 or later
    Requires 64-bit Audio Units plug-ins
    Minimum 5GB of disk space (35GB of optional content available via in-app download)

  • What's New
  • Compatible with Logic Remote v1.0.3
  • Save & load times are significantly faster
  • Workspace can be hidden to allow a larger area to view Channel Strips
  • Various stability improvements

  • MainStage 3 (com.apple.mainstage3) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com. The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is MainStage 3 2914.54.

    Minimum OS version: 10.8.4

    Bundle Information: Version 3.0.3, Copyright (c) 2007-2014 Apple Inc. All rights reserved.