Alesis, manufacturer of electronic instruments and components have announced that they are partnering with Avid to offer the world-renowned Pro Tools | First software bundle of virtual instruments and effects with their line of keyboard controllers—the V Series, the VI Series and the Vortex Wireless 2. In addition, the Eleven Lite plugin, with over 20 high-quality guitar, amp and effect models is also included. Together, they give artists and producers a nearly unlimited range of creative and versatile options with incredibly realistic virtual instruments and effects.
Pro Tools is the industry standard for recording software and the teams at Alesis and AVID have crafted a version of this terrific collection specifically tailored for Alesis hardware. This amazing audio and MIDI recording software “helps inspire any artist, musician or singer-songwriter to create, record and share all their ideas across the world at any time” state Alesis.
Pro Tools | First Alesis Edition features Unlimited Busses, Elastic Time and Elastic Pitch, Offline Bounce and 1 GB of free cloud storage space for collaboration or accessing projects from any computer anywhere that is connected to the internet, plus compatibility with all the included AIR Music Tech Virtual Instruments.
Also included are two great virtual instruments, the Mini Grand and DB-33 Tonewheel Organ.
Mini Grand is a simple-to-use yet powerful virtual piano instrument with seven different acoustic piano sounds to suit a broad range of musical styles and production needs.
DB-33 is a virtual organ that recreates the sounds and controllability of classic tonewheel organs such as the Hammond B3, and the rotary-speaker cabinets they are often played through. It includes 122 preset sounds plus an extra-realistic convolution rotary cabinet and tube overdrive emulation.
Controllers with the Included Software:
- Vortex Wireless 2 (black andred)
Get the new software by registering an eligible MIDI controller in your Alesis account at