CoPA Remote

Faculty Software Resources

Please note: There is a student version of this page which you may share with students at: Student Software Resources


Provided by The New School / College of Performing Arts
Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud includes Acrobat Pro, Audition, Media Encoder, Photoshop, Premiere Pro and more.


Canvas is The New School’s online classroom.


Chrome browser based collaborative music making platform (Digital Audio Workstation) for all experience levels

If your student is having trouble accessing Soundtrap (or doesn’t have a seat) have them submit a request through the
Help Desk.


Video web conferencing software

Remote Lab is a 24/7 service which allows students and faculty to remotely connect to lab computers from off-campus. Academically relevant software is available on over 300 computers in the Remote Lab.

Check the IT Central Deals page for additional discounted software and hardware.

Course Specific Software


Ear training software

Auralia is accessible through Canvas. Students will pay $35 for a year of access. To have Auralia added to your course, please submit a request through the Help Desk below.

If you have interest or questions about using an additional piece of software for your course, please submit a request through the Help Desk below.

Useful Free Software

Ableton - 90 Day Trial

Digital Audio Workstation


Free and open source software for video recording and live streaming