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Midisnoop
Midisnoop is a simple MIDI monitor and prober. You can use it to monitor a MIDI device and/or software, and to send MIDI messages to a MIDI port to see how the device/software responds. Midisnoop supports both ALSA and ...
MOD-app
The MOD project (@moddevices) is a fantastic endeavour that has kept the world amazed, and the audio community aworked quite a lot for the last months. The...
MusE
MusE is a MIDI/Audio sequencer with recording and editing capabilities . MusE aims to be a complete multitrack virtual studio. It has a comprehensive list of MIDI features and supports LADSPA, DSSI,...
MuseScore
MuseScore is a powerful music notation editor for the creation, editing and printing of various types of musical scores. Some features include WYSIWYG creation and editing, support for unlimited staves, unlimited score length, up to four independent voices per staff, percussion notation,...
Nekobi
Nekobi is a single-oscillator synth that provides a rich, punchy timbre typical of bass synths. Waveform choice is square or saw, fine-detunable up or down one octave.
Non software suite
The Non software suite is a compilation of 4 separate pieces of software intended to be used as part of modular recording set ups. The suite includes the following programs -    Non Timeline  Non Mixer  Non Sequencer...
NSM - Non Session Manager
NSM, or Non Session Manager, is a popular session management tool. NSM allows you to easy create, manage and remember modular set ups. It is very intuitive to create a session and add clients in NSM. It can also remember all...
Patchage
Patchage is a popular graphical audio and MIDI connection manager. It allows you to visually see, and manage, all your connections on a canvas area.
Pure Data
Pure Data (aka Pd) is an open source visual programming language. Pd enables musicians, visual artists, performers, researchers, and developers to create software graphically, without writing lines of code. Pd is a so-called data flow programming language, where software called patches...
Qjackctl
Qjackctl is a GUI frontend for JACK that allows you to access and manage many of JACK's features. It allows you to choose your interface, settings, make connections, etc. It is very popular and is also the most fully featured front end for JACK.
QMidiArp
QMidiArp is an advanced MIDI arpeggiator, programmable step sequencer and LFO for Linux. It can hold any number of arpeggiator, sequencer, or LFO modules running in parallel. It is available in both standalone and LV2 plugin form. In plugin form, it consists of 3 separate modules:...
Qtractor
Qtractor is an audio and MIDI multi-track sequencer. It lets you record, edit and mix audio tracks as well as sequence MIDI, with which you can use virtual instruments. /*-->*/ ...
Radium
Radium is a music editor of the "tracker" family. Trackers are sequencers that display music data on a vertical, top-down list of notes and effects data. From the Radium website description : Compared to the normal sequencer...
Rosegarden
Rosegarden is a music composition and editing environment based around a MIDI sequencer that includes basic support for digital audio. /*-->*/ ...
Samplv1
samplv1 (yes, lowercase) is an old-school all-digital polyphonic sampler synthesizer with stereo fx. Features: pure stand-alone JACK client with JACK-session, NSM and both JACK MIDI and ALSA MIDI input support; LV2 instrument plugin.URI:...
setBfree
setBfree is a MIDI-controlled, software synthesizer designed to imitate the sound and properties of the electromechanical organs and sound modification devices that brought world-wide fame to the names and products of Laurens Hammond and Don Leslie. It is...
Sonic Visualiser
Sonic Visualiser is an application for inspecting and analysing the contents of music audio files. It combines powerful waveform and spectral visualisation tools with automated feature extraction plugins and annotation capabilities. The aim of Sonic Visualiser is to be the first program...
Sorcer
Sorcer is a polyphonic wavetable synth LV2 plugin from OpenAV. Its sonic fingerprint is one of harsh modulated sub-bass driven walls of sound. Two morphing wavetable oscillators and one sine oscillator provide the generation...
SoundConverter
SoundConverter is a lightweight, intuitive tool for converting between audio formats. It can read from and convert to all the common codecs in varying bitrates.
SoX
SoX
SoX, which stands for Sound eXchange, is a command line tool used for various types of audio processing and manipulation. Sox is a very flexible tool and can be used in scripting. Amongst other things, it can be used for audio format conversion/encoding, editing, applying of effects, and the...
SpectMorph
SpectMorph allows to analyze samples of musical instruments, and to combine them (morphing). It can be used to construct hybrid sounds, for instance a sound between a trumpet and a flute; or smooth transitions, for instance a sound that starts as a trumpet and then gradually changes to a flute...
SuperBoucle
SuperBoucle is a loop based software fully controllable with any midi device. SuperBoucle is also synced with jack transport. You can use it on live performance or for composition. SuperBoucle is composed of a matrix of sample controllable with external midi device like pad. SuperBoucle...
Supercollider
SuperCollider is an environment and programming language for real-time audio synthesis and algorithmic composition.
Synthclone
Synthclone is a tool that allows you to create sample-based instruments. You can create sample-based instruments by sending MIDI messages to your MIDI-capable gear or software that instructs an instrument to emit sounds for a series of notes, velocities, controls, and...
Synthv1
synthv1 (yes, lowercase) is an old-school all-digital 4-oscillator subtractive polyphonic synthesizer with stereo fx. Features: pure stand-alone JACK client with JACK-session, NSM and both JACK MIDI and ALSA MIDI input support; LV2 instrument plugin.URI...

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