Instruments Realize your musical ideas with Reason’s arsenal of instruments. Add, play, tweak, combine and mix as many of each as you can possibly want.


Synths


Beats and loops

For many, beats isn’t just a part of their music. The beat is the music! And Reason has the machines to build the beat you want.


  • Kong Drum Designer
    16 pads of complete inspiration. Use samples, synthesis, physical modeling and effects to build the drum machine of your dreams.

  • Redrum Drum Computer
    Reason’s drum machine. If you like the classic pattern based machines from the 80s, then this one is for you.

  • Dr. Octo Rex Loop Player
    Un lecteur de boucles polyvalent et flexible qui transforme les boucles statiques en instruments de musique prêts à être joués.

Creative playing

The Player devices adds scale-awareness, chord memory, arpeggios and more to the other Reason instruments. Try them out for instant inspiration.


  • Scales & Chords
    Use it to stay always in key, or use its one-finger chords to explore rich harmonic options that you might not have thought about.

  • Dual Arpeggio
    Create flowing arpeggio lines with these two powerful polyphonic, pattern based arpeggiators.

  • Note Echo
    This unit can create interesting effects with pitch and time: Strumming, glissandos, chord stabs and much more.


Samples for playing and tweaking

Sample your own sounds or tap into Reason's huge huge collection of sampled instruments in every conceivable category.


  • Klang Tuned Percussion
    Glockenspiel, boîte à musique, verrillon, et bien d'autres. Un outil parfait pour ajouter une dimension naturelle à vos productions.

  • Pangea World Instrument
    Ces instruments, à pompe, à soufflet ou à cordes venus des quatre coins du globe donneront une nouvelle identité à tout type de musique.

  • Humana Vocal Ensemble
    Apportez une dimension humaine grâce au son de la sélection de chœurs et voix solo de Humana.

  • Radical Piano
    The premise is simple. The results are stunning. We’ll give you three basic pianos paired with the technology to make an infinite number of your own.

  • NN-XT Advanced Sampler
    Superposez des multi-gigabits d'instruments complexes et variés, depuis la banque de sons de Reason. Ou bien utilisez des samples et créez les vôtres !

  • NN-19 Sampler
    Un échantillonneur rapide et facile à utiliser grâce à un workflow intuitif et de nombreuses fonctionnalités de modulation en temps réel.

  • ID-8 Instrument Device
    Le meilleur ami des compositeurs. Si tout ce dont vous avez besoin est d'accéder rapidement aux instruments que vous utilisez le plus, ID 8 est l'outil qu'il vous faut.

Extending your instrument rack

Want even more instruments? With the Rack Extension technology the Reason rack opens up to third party developers too. Propellerhead and leading third party developers offers a great selection of instruments as add-ons to your Reason rack. Have a look in the Propellerhead Shop to see what's on display.


  • Rack Extensions
    Add-on instruments and effects from Propellerhead and third party developers.



All your other synths too!

Include your MIDI synths in your music making. Reason’s External MIDI Instrument will play all your MIDI synths, beatboxes and whatnot from Reason's sequencer and control your external MIDI gear with the full automation that Reason users have come to expect.


Creative Control

Reason’s rack is an extremely flexible environment to create just the sound your music needs. Here are more ways to combine and evolve sounds.


  • Combinator
    Combine, layer and mix instruments and effects to create rich, production-ready and performance-friendly sounds that can be loaded up in an instant.

  • RPG-8
    Un arpégiateur classique et monophonique, associé à quelques touches créatives, pour composer des mélodies en arpège à partir des accords que vous jouez.