ralftaro wrote on 7/18/2008, 8:55 AM
If your system is of sufficient specs and also fully functional, you might want to have a look at the sound hardware/drive. Alternate between the different drivers models to see what works best. If you have on-board audio, try ASIO with a decent generic driver, e.g.:

Make sure to terminate superfluous applications and tasks when working with Music Maker, both to free up resources and avoid software conflicts. Just a few thoughts...