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space. Many modern Macs (such as cjty Mac Pro and MacBook Pro) are shipping with small, Flash-based drives. Get a good external drive using a Thunderbolt connection to store your audio. You also need a good supply of connections to add keyboards, MIDI interfaces, speakers, headphones and other instruments. So getting the right Mac with all the right connections is vital for musicians.