Ableton has announced that it is offering a free Partner Instrument with every purchase of Live 8 or Suite 8 before August 31, 2010.

Ableton’s favorite sound designers have developed a rich collection of instruments custom-made for Ableton Live. Now, get any one of these exquisite instruments for free when you buy Ableton Live.

The offer applies to sales of Ableton Live 8 or Suite 8, as well as upgrades from Live Lite — valid at the Ableton web shop and at dealers worldwide.

Ableton has also announced the Partner Instrument Compilation, a free audio package for existing Live users.

If you already own Ableton Live 8, Suite 8 or Intro, we also have something for you: download the free Partner Instrument Compilation. This 4.4GB Live Pack provides a selection of content taken from the Partner Instruments, and includes everything from acoustic pianos and electronic drums to exotic instruments and cinematic soundscapes.

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