Posts Tagged ‘sound’

10.9
11

OpenOctaveMidi v2011

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A first stable version of MIDI-sequencer and DAW (digital audio workstation) called OpenOctaveMidi. The project is based on the code and realizes functions MusE2 that are critical to write complex orchestrations with large sample libraries such as Vienna Symphonic Library. In particular, it realized the possibility of effectively not just dozens, but hundreds of audio tracks.

The reason for the creation of a new application was necessary specificity to the founders of the project features, the authors of existing projects deemed redundant. On this and many other things can be learned from an interview with the founders of the project Sherettom Christopher and Alex Stone.
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09.17
11

Adobe puts Flash fix a critical error in Linux because of the low value

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September 12 in bug tracking system, Adobe was reported that a critical error in Flash Player 11 for 32 – and 64-bit platforms. Bug is that Flash can not record sound with the “Default device” to ALSA.

Many popular Linux distributions to a given query “Default device” is forwarded to the PulseAudio-ALSA-plugin. At the same time, Flash is trying to use direct access to an audio device, so if the system as PulseAudio instead of simply relying on PulseAudio, Flash creates a list of audio devices on their own and trying to work with them directly. The path is either correct the error in the use of plug-PulseAudio-ALSA, or embed in support PulseAudio.
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09.7
11

Transcribe! 8.20

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Transcribe! - Software for transcriptions of audio tracks on the music, in other words with it, through the user interface, you can visually identify the notes of a certain musical composition.

It is widely used to remove audio songs solo, solo mime classes with slow tempo, the transfer of the transcription of speech, etc.

The main tool – spectrum analyzer to determine a selected portion of the recording frequency of its constituent sounds, and in one stream to match them with the frequencies of tones found musical order through a graphical user interface (piano keyboard). For more accurate detection has a function of slowing down playback without changing the pitch.Thus, choosing samples can be selectively analyze the audio track and step by step to get its corresponding note.
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06.11
11

The development of MPD-client GMPC will be stopped

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Developer GMPC – one of the oldest book for the musical demon MPD (about eight years), decided to terminate its development. The reason is the lack of support from the community despite the fact that the author has no time currently to support the project yourself. As a last resort developer posted in the latest version of the source pop-up window, which reported that the project needs help.
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06.7
11

LilyPond 2.14.0

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The development team of free open application for music notation LilyPond June 6, 2011 completed the next stable release - 2.14.0 .

Following the philosophy of development “issues early, releasing often” – “ Release Early, Often release “(RERO), news of the stable release 2.14.0 curator LilyPond Graham Percival (Graham Percival) has published 1 April 2011 to the mailing list lilypond-user , while for download to be available yet but only the fourth release candidate (RC4) – 2.13.56.
However, after the release of another three or four RC corrective versions, the seventh release candidate 2.13.63 critical errors for a week of testing is not found and stable branch 2.14 has been officially announced.
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05.30
11

Qtractor 0.4.9 “The Final Dudette”

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Draft qtractor – free and open audio / MIDI multitrack sequencer, developed in C + + using QtJACK Audio, ALSA for MIDI and no library dependencies KDE , continues to move towards the output of the first stable version.

Since May 26, 2011 Chief designer Rui Nuno Capela (Rui Nuno Capela) introduced the next release - 0.4.9 – alpha-development stage.

Although from the previous version 0.4.8 in January 2011 was not much time, a list of changes in the new issue looks quite impressive. Acquainted with it can be on the download page of the project . Among the changes worth noting:

  • Support for new opportunities JACK – Sessions (JACK Session), which allows saving and restoring settings on demand
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05.30
11

soundKonverter 1.0.0

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soundKonverter – graphical interface to many different audio converter.

Key features:

  • Convert various audio formats;
  • Calculation of Replay Gain;
  • Create images of CD (CD ripping).

Used encoders / decoders: oggenc / oggdec, lame, gogo, faac / faad, mppenc / mppdec, flac, mac, mplayer, ffmpeg, shorten, ttaenc, bonk, ofr, ofs, wavpack, lac, lpac, speexenc / speexdec, timidity and others.
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