The perfect way into music making. Reason Essentials packs in all the recording, editing, effects, instruments, and mixing tools you need to sound great. Reason Essentials, just like its bigger brother Reason, puts making music in focus. From concept to completion, it has all the essential tools for turning good ideas into great songs. Reason Essentials comes with a selection of Reason's instruments and effects in a virtual rack, a streamlined version of its masterfully modeled mixer, and all the recording and sequencing tools you'll need. For guitar players, the built-in virtual guitar and bass PODs from Line 6 bring a wide range of top quality guitar amps, cabinets, and effects.