If you are looking for a cheap and good way to produce your own music, for example for a soundtrack for your own videos, you now have an interesting new opportunity. The Berlin-based music specialist Native Instruments - known for its programs for music production such as Komplete and Traktor - offers a whole bundle of different music tools for free download under the name "Komplete Start".
Complete Start for Windows and macOS consists of 6 synthesizers (including basses, ambient sounds) and 9 software instruments (including percussion, drum computers, vintage synthesizers) including effects, loops and samples as well as over 2000 customizable sounds such as drums and percussion, basses, acoustic instruments, synths, atmospheric surfaces and effects - the sound package alone is 6 GB in size. Komplete Kontrol works with Native Instruments keyboards as well as MIDI controllers from other manufacturers.
Native Instruments Complete Start Synthesizer
If the selection of included sounds is not enough for you, you can expand the collection for a fee, for example by the 45 GB large and around 200 Euro expensive Complete 12 Select Package or you can buy a suitable keyboard for better operation, such as the Complete Kontrol M32 for around 120 Euro.
Native Instruments Complete Start Sample Instruments
Complete Start works both as a standalone program via Complete Control and via VST, AU or AAX in all sound programs. To download Native Instruments for free you have to create a user account at Native Instruments.