Cakewalk is offering a free demonstration version of its SONAR 8 digital audio workstation. The trial version of SONAR 8 is available in both 32- and 64-bit versions, and in five localized languages. Users can test-drive the SONAR 8 demo for up to 15 days, create and save projects, then register online to earn another free 15 trial days. Once the trial version expires, users will be able to save their projects and purchase the full version of SONAR 8 if they choose, at which time they will be able to re-access their projects.
SONAR 8 offers features for recording, composing, editing, mixing and mastering, including a collection of virtual instruments, mixing and mastering effects. SONAR 8 is said to work with any audio interface or control surface, and offers delivery capability for collaboration with users of other DAWs.
The free demonstration version of SONAR 8 is available at Cakewalk's Website.