Questions tagged [music]

Software for music playback and musical performance. Media players and media libraries are included.

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Software to play a tone and show me when I hit it when singing

Here's what I think will solve my problem: I want to be able to sing and hit notes. I'd like a program (for almost any platform; in order of preference, Mac OS X, Android, iOS, Windows, Linux) that ...
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Looking for a no-cost music streaming app for Android which includes an "offline mode"

I'm looking for: A music streaming app Which doesn't cost money to use Which includes an "offline mode" And which works on Android Preferably which offers access to a large number of songs (millions ...
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Useful software to play back a song for playing in sync with on an instrument

I’d like to practice playing a musical instrument (a 34-string lever harp) by playing in sync with previously recorded or synthesized music. In the past when I’ve tried to use my computer or phone to ...
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Is there a FOSS music streaming service?

I am looking for an integrated system featuring an open source Linux client that streams music and radio stations that are published under a free license. So basically a truly FOSS alternative to ...
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A lightweight music player for Android.

I want a fairly simple music player: Must haves: Play FLAC. Stop music when headphones pulled out. What I'm looking for: A similar browsing structure to Spotify. Ie. If you click the artist, you ...
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Software to make Photo Video maker with music?

Well, i want to make a video for my dad on his birthday. I want to make a video and save it, which will play a background song and flash photos with transitions (ex fade, slide in). It should allow ...
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Kodi (Music centric) remote control app

I have OpenElec installed on my Raspberry, and happily using Kore & Yatse as a remote control. Although I have a super large music collection and wish there was something available which was more ...
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Is there a portable ID3 tag editor for Windows?

I've used Easytag in the past and found it perfect for my needs, but I don't believe it can run portably, for example from Dropbox. Is there a program that a) will let me edit ID3 tags of mp3 files, ...
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App to play YouTube music videos in the background while multitasking

Until about a month ago, I was using FireTube to play YouTube videos in the background while using other apps. But when YouTube discontinued version 2 of their API, this app stopped working. ...
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Melody transcription from microphone

I'd like the simplest possible software that can convert an audio file of an instrument into a musical score. I specifically want to use this for quickly grabbing violin melodies to a musical score ...
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iTunes m4a -> MP3 CD?

One of the most frustrating feature omissions in iTunes, IMO, is the fact that there is no easy way to burn an MP3 CD if your songs aren't already MP3s. Is there any software out there that can take ...
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Google Chrome extension to play music

I am searching for an Chrome extension by which I can play music saved in my local drive. All I want is to play music from my computer without using any media player, but by using my browser only.
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Open-Source musical instrument synthesiser

I am planning on creating a new music band where we use only computer synthesised instruments. So I and my friends decided to use only open-source software. So, can anyone please recommend me an open-...
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audio pattern search online tool

stumbled upon a piece of instrumental music in a video clip and wondered how I could find the entire audio piece without any information on author/title etc.; is there any online tool/add-on that ...
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Record webcam video along to music

I was wondering if there are any video editors available for Windows 7 that allow one to play an audio track while recording so the two stay in sync. Syncing by hand is a nightmare, and while I am ...
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iOS Equalizer for all applications

I'm looking for an equalizer application for my iPhone (iOS). Bonus points if there is an equivalent application for Android. My key requirement is that the application provides equalization for all ...
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Linux music server player for YouTube playlists with remote control [closed]

Does anyone know a good server music player, with support of YouTube playlists and has a good web frontend? Like Mopidy and https://github.com/dz0ny/mopidy-youtube. Unfortunately, it plays playlist ...
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Lightweight music player for Android with material design

I want a music player app that has material design is lightweight, so that it takes up almost no memory when running Optional: notification of the playing song, which appears at the top position ...
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Android app to stream music from phone to PC over Bluetooth or USB

I'm looking for an Android app which will stream music (MP3 files) from my phone to my PC over Bluetooth or USB. The app can have a client software on PC (Windows or Ubuntu).
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Is there software which detects Youtube/Soundcloud audio quality/volume?

I am in the process of setting up Nightbot for use in a Twitch stream. My goal is to build a "Personal Playlist," which is a music library derived from a combination of Youtube and Soundcloud links. ...
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Music history learning software/website

Has anyone heard/used a website or a desktop program to learn the history of music? With timelines, articles, pieces (extracts) like symphonies, concertos, etc. I am interested in times where our ...
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Convert a PDF/Image score into a programmatic format

Having a music score in PDF or image, format, containing a melody, what tools are available to convert it into a programmatic format (JSON or so)? The tools should: work offline (installable on a ...
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Linux audio mixer DAW

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 and 1.6 GB of loops. I want a DAW where I can place these tracks and create mashup-style tracks from these sounds? What could I install?
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Appropriate Clustering software

I am writing my master's thesis on Music Information Retrieval and Visualisation of music collections. In order to visualise a collection of music tracks, I am looking for an appropriate (and ...
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Sort music based on genre

Is there any Windows software that would recognise the genre of music files and sort them accordingly even if there are no user made tags.
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Pandora-like application with filter

I enjoy using Pandora Internet Radio, but I find the station creation tool to be too limiting. I am sensitive to certain sounds (e.g., clapping, snapping, and whistling) and want to tell Pandora to ...
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Is there a default music editor/library that is used to display sheet music on the web?

I have found this one abcjs, but I don't have enough information about this topic. Requirements: I want to use this with a markdown editor. Musicians should know how to edit sheet music on it. It ...
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MP3 to Music Sheet Converter

Is there any software which converts mp3 to a music sheet properly? I've tried IntelliScore but it did not work as I expected. OS: Windows/Linux Input file: audio file (mp3 for example) Output file: ...
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Is there a Linux music player which has nestable smart playlists AND syncs with Android?

Background: I'm abandoning OS X for Linux and I've been totally dependent on iTunes for over a decade (since I abandoned Windows for OS X!). My absolute must-have features, which iTunes and an OS-X-...
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Soft for find cover arts for different mp3 in group

I want to ask you for advice some soft to automatically find cover arts for mp3 files. I tried to use MP3tag, but its not very good solutionfor me, because it is adjusted to work with whole albums. I ...
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Music Player Supporting FLAC [closed]

I would like to play FLAC audio files, on any platform, with any free or non-free software. Preferably I would like to play them on a ubuntu/debian compatible Linux desktop with good gnome-...
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Software to playback inputted music notes

Is there any software (online or download) that allows the user to input a sequence of notes, set the time signature etc. and then choose instrument to hear the notes being played back. E.g. The user ...
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Windows/Mac music player with recommendations/discovery feature (not iTunes)

I've had music players on Android (e.g. MixZing) that also have a feature to suggest music you might like based on what's in your library. I believe iTunes does something similar ("Genius"? Or that ...
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Music player for Android, files-and-directories based and with a lockscreen window

Desired features: Playing Android-supported media files; Ability to be shown atop of Android lock screen, with: Seeking bar; Buttons for switching to next/prev file; Buttons for switching to next/...
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Open source music player for windows

I'm looking for a music player (not video player) for windows which is: open-source simple to use easy to organise albums support .mp3, .flac sound formats It should not have a lot of features or be ...
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Music Library Capable Player for Windows that is Database Compatible to Banshee

I am using a multiple OS environment. I have three PCs (2 Laptops and one Mid Tower) all are running Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu Linux. I use Linux for Daily use, but sometimes (Photoshop, Videocutting, ...
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Percussion and accompaniment application for Linux platforms

I am a piano player. I had a keyboard that had the feature to add percussion and accompaniment when giving the chords and selecting the rhythm (e.g. Ballad). I switched to a digital piano that is ...
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Tag & Rename Mac OS X equivalent

I'm looking for a Mac OS X free clone of the Tag & Rename Windows software. The features I need are: Batch ID3v2 tag editing for various music file formats (MP3, M4A, FLAC, ...) Batch renaming ...
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Program that fetches all music album images and saves them as ID3 tag

I'm looking for a software (Windows or Linux) or an Android application that, given a folder, automatically and batch fetch the albums covers, and then write them down as ID3 tag. It should support ...
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Ripping software for audio CDs on Linux

I have a collection of several hundreds audio CDs (strange as it might sound: yes, I really bought those ;) While in the past it was "convenient" to have them served using a CD juggler, that piece of ...
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Simplest Midi Editor Player with animated keyboard?

I need a simplest program to load, edit (cut, add, modify notes, add, delete, merge tracks ...) I need to do some basic works on midifiles to suit my needs then save them. I also need to play back ...
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Past rankings of modern songs

I'm trying to find charts, rankings, or lists of the popularity of past modern songs, eg after1990, but earlier years can be included. Yet these sources don't appear to publish or publicise their ...
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Most accurate programs to find similar music?

I'd like to find new pieces of music, resembling titles or a specific artist that I input into/specify for the program. The excessive choice of programs claiming this ability mystifies me. Which ones ...
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Display FFT for portions of an audio file (w/ note frequencies)

I'm looking for a program (preferably free) that can open audio files and display the results of a Fourier transform for a user-selected duration within the file. Ideally, this program would also mark ...
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Piano App for Android With Scales and Rhythm (Similar to Garage Band)

For me, Garage Band's most outstanding features are, you can pick a scale and all the keys on the keyboard (or strings on the guitar) are coherent to the scale you picked. Moreover, you can never miss ...
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Is there a lightweight desktop music player app/solution that reads directly from my iDevice iTunes library?

I have an iPod touch 4G (jailbroken) dedicated for storing music. To clarify, I want an app/solution that: runs on OS X Mavericks/Windows 8.1 reads from the itunes library on my iDevice, which is ...
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Lyrics extractor (speech recognition) from a song

I have some songs in English that do not have published lyrics due to those are not popular. So I'm looking for an online service or a standalone app that can extract (recognize) lyrics (as text) from ...
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Find music by key (musical scale, like F major, D minor...)

Many times I'm in a mood to listen only to music or songs that are in a particular key of a musical scale, for example F major, D minor, etc.. Is there anything to help me find music that is composed ...
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Pitch detection for multiple voices

I greatly enjoy singing a cappella music with multiple parts (usually 4, but in principle, any number of parts between 2 and 8). It's less enjoyable when we're singing out of tune. We are amateurs: we ...
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Music player for Windows that supports many themes [closed]

I need a music player for Windows OS that supports many themes. Currently I use Windows Media Player as my music player, but I got bored with it. So suggest me a good music player that can be ...