The JUCE Team has released JUCE 7, a major update to the open-source cross-platform C++ application framework, used for the development of desktop and mobile audio applications.… Read More JUCE 7 Now Available, With Updated API Support, Improved Graphics & More
Reader Neil Cosgrove sent word about an update to LNX_Studio – a free music environment for OS X that’s designed for realtime Internet collaboration: LNX_Studio is a way of bring people together to make music with new and innovative tools. It’s all about creating and sharing ideas. There are many features in LNX_Studio and it’s strength… Read More LNX_Studio For Mac Updated, Gets SuperCollider Synth-Building Action
MuseE, a free music sequencer fo Linux, is now available. According to its developers, MuseE it marks the culmination of 10 years of feature packed and bug ridden development towards the goal of making a good platform for creating music on the Linux platform. More details below. Download at the muse-sequencer site.
Daniel James’ new book Crafting Digital Media: Audacity, Blender, Drupal, GIMP, Scribus, & Other Open Source Tools is a guide to open source software for digital media. According to the publishers, it offers a “foundation course in photographic manipulation, illustration, animation, 3D modelling, publishing, recording audio and making music, DJ’ing, mixing and mastering audio CDs,… Read More Crafting Digital Media: Audacity, Blender, Drupal, GIMP, Scribus, & Other Open Source Tools
The Mixxx team is proud to announce the final release of Mixxx 1.7.0. Mixxx 1.7.0 features an overhauled MIDI mapping system with advanced scripting capabilities, improvements to vinyl control, and many other tweaks and optimizations. The new MIDI scripting engine allows both users and developers to add complex behaviour to their MIDI devices. Download Mixxx… Read More Free, Open Source DJ Software, Mixxx
Johannes Kreidler’s Programming Electronic Music in Pd is a free textbook intended to make working the music programming language Pd accessible. Abstract: Pd was initiated by American software engineer Miller Puckette, who previous co-developed the well known and similarly structured software Max/Msp. Pd is not commercial software; i.e., it was not developed by a corporation… Read More Programming Electronic Music In Pd
Experimental Scene has released DarkWave Studio, a Windows app designed for the composition, synthesis and recording of digital music, as a free and open-source application. Details below.