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Serious Live Performance Software

Cantabile is a powerful and flexible VST host designed for live performing
stage musicians who want to perform better.

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Cantabile is the best way we know to play VST instrument and effect plugins in real-time. With incredible MIDI routing capabilities, whether you're practicing in your basement or rockin' the stage we're sure you're going to love Cantabile.

  • A VST (2 and 3) Host designed for serious live performance
  • Flexible live MIDI routing capabilities
  • Super stable - battle tested on stage
  • Especially well suited to keyboard players
  • Integrates seamlessly with other MIDI hardware
  • Real-time audio processing for guitar and vocal effects


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Includes both x86 and x64 editions.
Works on Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (Anniversary Update) and Windows 11.
For Windows XP and Windows Vista use the older 32xx series builds available here.

Stream Deck Integration

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Stream Deck

Looking for the Free Version?

Cantabile is available in three editions - Lite, Solo and Performer.

Cantabile Lite is the completely free edition.

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Hundreds of live gigs with Cantabile running every single aspect of my sound on stage. Over 40 plugins and 60 songs in a non-stop 2 hour set and not a single issue or a crash. Top notch functionality and workflow. Can't recommend enough!
Artur Waliszewski - Keyboard player at Switch & owner of Stormwave Audio

What can I say? Cantabile changed my life. It's the most stable, fastest, and best supported live host for PC!
Sven Godly - Pianist for The Xperience

Amazing work of science and art. Cantabile is a gem.
Ron Benvenisti - Pianist/Keyboardist and owner of


What Can You Do With Cantabile?

  • Play VST virtual instruments and effects live
  • Create re-usable instrument and effect racks
  • Instantly switch between songs
  • Per-song keyboard splits and transpose
  • Trigger audio and MIDI clips on the fly
  • Control everything via MIDI
  • Remember where you're up to with show notes
  • Automatically record your performances


and so much more...

Read more about how Cantabile can transform the way you perform on stage
(or in your lounge room) with this quick tour...