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26 views

How can I use pitch and speed control for audio CDs?

On the inner flap of a CD I just purchased and encoded to FLAC, there was a note saying that in order to experience the music at the appropriate pitch level (important for classical music), the pitch ...
5
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2answers
171 views

How to measure voice frequency range in Hz?

I want to measure the voice frequency in Hz. Is there any open source or tool available in Ubuntu?
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0answers
26 views

Sound morphing software

I need real-time sound morphing software for linux, but I can't find anything. Something ib Ubuntu software center didn't started, and astersk-voicechanger is uninstallable. In windows there is a ...
0
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1answer
272 views

Ubuntu 14.04 - Virtual Surround Sound?

When I used to use Windows, I would always install Razer Surround. It worked wonders and I found the software amazing. Now that I've switched to Ubuntu, I've found nothing on Google that is seemingly ...
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3answers
932 views

Remove vocals from mp3 and get only instrumentals

How can I get the instrumentals only from a file and remove the vocals? I understand this is called karaoke.
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1answer
123 views

How to open or convert .GPK (audio) files?

I wondering how I could open .gpk files? These files were created by my DigiTech JamMan Loopstation. Internet says WaveLab, but this is not available for Ubuntu, am I right?
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0answers
109 views

Voice changer application that can work with Google Voice on Ubuntu?

Is there a voice changer application that can work with Google Voice on Ubuntu? I.e., it can modify the voice coming into the microphone and send the modified voice to the other side of Google Voice ...
0
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0answers
530 views

Dolby sound effect

I am using a laptop with DOLBY advanced audio support. I was using Windows 7 before installing Ubuntu 13.10. I could feel DOLBY sound effect while using KM player. I can not feel DOLBY effect in ...
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3answers
98 views

Recommendations for New Ubuntu User? [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu and I'm wondering if there is anything you recommend I do? This is my first experience with an OS other than Windows so it all seems foreign to me.
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1answer
283 views

oscilloscope for ubuntu 13.04

I need to import an mp3 or an ogg file and analyse it through an oscilloscope. Is there any free (as in beer) software to do so? I am aware of xoscope, but in the internet I have only found tutorials ...
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1answer
101 views

What application for illustrated story telling?

I am working on a project with kids to make them narrate and illustrate their own tale on a digital format. There will be several illustrated pages and an audio files of themselves narrating the ...
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2answers
9k views

Is there a software alternative in Ubuntu for iSpy in windows (multiple Web cam recording software[DVR] )?

I use iSpy in windows for recording multiple webcams and from multiple audio sources i.e, using the PC as a DVR. Is there a software for Ubuntu that can do that? I need advanced features like motion ...
2
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1answer
425 views

Minimalist alternative to Rhythmbox

Is there a good music player for 12.04 that is simple, text-based, and lightweight? I would like something that doesn't use up much CPU, and looks clean, with little GUI. I've seen a simple, ...
0
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1answer
1k views

How can I open .cpr (Cubase) files?

I have a bunch of old .cpr. Those are project files created with Cubase. In my case they do not contain audio, just midi. I would like to open them. How can I do that? PS: The files were made with ...
0
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2answers
98 views

Professional screencast with audio drawings and quizzes

I want to create some screencasts with audio using Ubuntu. I also would like to be able to make "drawings", like arrows pointing at different part of the screen, shade a part of the screen and leave a ...
1
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1answer
505 views

What audio players can use winamp skins?

My favorite player is DeaDBeeF - but I am curious whether I can use Winamp skins in a player for Ubuntu.
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1answer
56 views

Software Recommendation Low level, relatively verbose audio libraries

I recently changed window managers to dwm, and one of the things that I've really enjoyed about it is having to figure out a lot more about how exactly ubuntu handles things like wireless connections. ...
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0answers
232 views

Is there a software to analyze and improve video sound quality on ubuntu?

I have tons of youtube videos (ones that I downloaded with the downloadhelper) that I use at home to listen to music using VLC (which obviously plays the video too....and it makes a perfect ...
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1answer
1k views

Studio audio mixing software for Ubuntu

Any software for audio files mixing like MixMeister does? manual ordering volume and low-mid-hi adjusting levels able to export to .mp3 file BPM's track adjust VST effects, per track desirable ...
0
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1answer
335 views

Looking for an alternative to Outrec for 12.10

I tried to install Outrec on 12.10, following any of the instructions available online. Unfortunaly, the dependencies are broken and OutRec would not install from the sources. Is there any ...
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0answers
128 views

What audio enhancers are available? [duplicate]

I am looking for an audio enhancer which would act for all the sound playing in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (audio/video players, browser) ..something like DFX for Windows! Thanks for your reply.
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2answers
6k views

Which is the best multitrack recording software?

What is the best multi-track recording software for Ubuntu? I know Ardour is one of them but I heard it is a bit complicated to use.
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1answer
83 views

Is there software that can record sound input?

I have a Ion Tape 2 Pc Cassette player, is there any software that would record the cassette as I play it?
4
votes
1answer
147 views

How do I convert only a portion of an MP3 file to WAV at a certain frequency, from the command-line?

This transcodes the entire .mp3 to a .wav mpg123 -w output.wav input.mp3 Is there any way I can transcode a portion from the 10 second mark to the 20 second mark at a 44100hz?
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1answer
205 views

Is there a program out there that will adjust audio volume to a certain level system wide?

Is there a program out there that will adjust audio volume to a certain level system wide? I have a HTPC and its driving me nuts with different apps playing audio at different levels. XMBC plays at ...
3
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1answer
1k views

Are there any good alternatives to GarageBand available?

Are there any good Linux alternatives to Garageband? The most important features would be: Good audio recording, with audio filters Good MIDI editing abilities and a good selection of instrument ...
0
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1answer
137 views

Media player recognizing Artists as a semi-colon separated list

I am a new user to Ubuntu who has migrated from windows. Though I had tried the previous versions of Ubuntu (and other Linux distros) but it never lasted solely because I'm addicted to a music player, ...
5
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7answers
382 views

Is there a music player that can play the sound from a youtube film?

I want to play this song but I don't want to see the video. Is there a music player that can do that and please tell me how to do it? the youtube link is just an example, don't put too much interest ...
3
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3answers
1k views

How can I convert mp3 to speex?

What is a good way to convert mp3 files to speex files? I'll favor answers that give an easy solution for converting multiple files at a time and/or maintain good quality for spoken audio. Though any ...
14
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1answer
2k views

How can I record Skype conversations?

We are a small company and we have a help desk service to support our clients. We want to use Skype to provide voice live support. This is the easy part. What we need also, is to be able to record ...
3
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2answers
926 views

Screencast with both mic and system sounds at the same time

I'd like to make a screencast that records both mic (audio input) and system sounds (audio output) at the same time. For example, so that I can capture a screencast while talking to someone on Skype ...
9
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4answers
2k views

App that will rip mp3s from an analog cassette tape?

I have a few audio cassette tapes from the 1980s :) The albums were never released on CD, and to prevent any more deterioration and from losing the songs forever I wanted to rip the tapes to mp3. ...
6
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3answers
3k views

Cutting of audio files

I was looking for software which is able to cut audio files into smaller pieces, for example I set seconds and miliseconds for beginning and end of cutting, and then I can save cut content as new ...
1
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2answers
252 views

How to access windows speaker from ubuntu?

Is it possible to play a sound file which is in my ubuntu system but to the windows speaker? I am runnning ubuntu 10.04 with IP i.e 172.29.32.10 and the speaker is connected to Windows XP Professional ...
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10answers
12k views

Command line audio players

What are popular audio players for the command line? How to play a single sound file? Are there command line players that also index the music library like Banshee, Exaile, etc.?
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6answers
8k views

Shortcut to switch between Analog Stereo output & HDMI audio output

To switch to HDMI audio output (of monitor) and back to normal audio output from system audio jack (for headphones, as my monitor doesn't have audio out), I find myself opening up sound preferences ...
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2answers
2k views

Best NES emulator?

I have tried two emulators and Megaman 2 has issues running on GFCE Ultra NES Emulator where Megaman disappears when hit. GCEUX has sound problems.
4
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3answers
8k views

What program should I use to convert a CDA file to MP3?

I am about to receive a CDA audio file from someone who does not know anything about computers but uses Audio Cleanic for Windows. I would like to convert it into an MP3. What software do you ...
6
votes
2answers
673 views

How to play audio faster but keep pitch?

Is there an application for Ubuntu that can play audio faster but maintain its pitch? This is possible in Windows using an application like PowerDVD.
5
votes
3answers
513 views

What is the best way to record audio into my desktop?

I asked yesterday about how to configure Audacity, which I found out doesn't work right with Pulse Audio. I have since removed them and am looking for the best way to set up a DAW on my desktop.
5
votes
1answer
336 views

Is there a USB pedal solution for transcription?

For transcription it can be useful to use a pedal to control playback of an audio stream so you don't have to stop typing. Are there any combinations hardware and software that work under Ubuntu for ...
5
votes
3answers
824 views

Batch normalize audio volume on .ogg-files

Are there any simple tools to normalize an .ogg-library of 10'000+ songs so that the volume is the same throughout all songs? Terminal or GUI doesn't matter, it only need to be simple. One caveat ...
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5answers
7k views

Recommendation for a Guitar tuner

I tried searching for a guitar tuner for Ubuntu(something similar to PitchPerfect tuner for Windows) and installed lingot but couldn't get it to work. Which guitar tuner do you guys suggest? I hope ...
0
votes
1answer
576 views

Edit Audio: Delete a 6+2 channel audio to 2 Channel only

So there are a lot of AVI files who have 2 audio files embedded. I want to remove the 6 channels and only keep 2 channels because i want it to play on my XBOX360. On windows this task is very easy as ...
3
votes
1answer
225 views

Music player with a few specific requirements

I am looking for a music player with a few specific requirements: Must have a search function that whittles down results as you type, searching the entire library. Must start playing a song when ...
11
votes
6answers
13k views

Is there a music player like Winamp?

I'm looking for a music player similar to Winamp.
11
votes
6answers
3k views

How can I install and use text-to-speech software?

I want to convert text to an audio file containing synthesised speech that reads out that text. What free (libre+gratis) software is available for this and how do I install and use it? I don't need ...
7
votes
2answers
2k views

Which Audioplayer do you recommend to listen Audiobooks?

I'm searching for a good Audioplayer in Ubuntu which is able to remember the position it stopped last playing, to resume play even after you closed the application. Which one would you recommend?
5
votes
2answers
453 views

Does anybody know software for customising audio themes?

I am interested in simple managing of audio themes in Ubuntu (10.10). Does anybody know a software for customising/managing/changing Ubuntu audio themes? Thanks for every suggestion. Regards, ...
5
votes
3answers
978 views

Split ogg-theora video files without re-encoding?

Good evening all, I have decided to rip my entire DVD collection to Ogg-Theora video, specifically a few different TV series' that I have so I don't have to keep digging the discs out. To do this, ...