Varied open source audio software for Linux

GNU Solfege

GNU Solfege is free music education software. Use it to train your rhythm, interval, scale and chord skills. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD


Guitarix is a simple Linux Rock Guitar Amplifier for jack (Jack Audio Connektion Kit) with one input and two outputs. Designed to get nice thrash/metal/rock/blues guitar sound. (GPL)



Papagayo is a lip-syncing program designed to help you line up phonemes (mouth shapes) with the actual recorded sound of actors speaking. (GPL)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X


Parlatype is a minimal audio player for manual speech transcription, written for the GNOME desktop environment. It’s intended to be useful for journalists, students, scientists and whoever needs to transcribe audio files. (GPL)



PianoBooster is a fun way of playing along with a musical accompaniment and at the same time learning the basics of reading musical notation. (GPL)

Linux - Windows

Sonic Visualiser

Sonic Visualiser is an application for viewing and analysing the contents of music audio files. Sonic Visualiser is particular interesting for musicologists, archivists and signal-processing researchers. (GPL)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X


wavbreaker's purpose in life is to take a wave file and break it up into multiple wave files. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD

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