Alternatives to Avid Pro Tools for all platforms with Free or Open Source License

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  • Ardour icon

    Ardour

    Ardour is a hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation application. It runs on GNU/Linux and Mac OS X and Windows. Ardour's intention is to provide digital audio workstation software suitable for professional use. Ardour...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • AudioTool icon

    AudioTool

    Start making music today — right in your browser. We provide all the tools to get you started! * Create your own tracks with the Audiotool * Open and remix other peoples arrangements * Follow other users

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Soundation Studio icon

    Soundation Studio

    Soundation Studio is the free online music making application that gives everyone the opportunity to make music on the internet. With instant access to music making tools like a loop library, virtual instruments, real time effects...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Radium icon

    Radium

    Radium is a music editor with a new type of interface. - Compared to the normal sequencer interface editing is quicker and more musical data fits on the screen. - Compared to trackers, note positions and effects are edited...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • MuLab icon

    MuLab

    MuLab is a rich and rock solid sound and music production tool for Mac OSX and Windows, designed to create, record, edit and finalize Your Music!

    Freemium Mac Windows

  • Wavosaur icon

    Wavosaur

    Wavosaur is a free sound editor, audio editor, wav editor software for editing, processing and recording sounds, wav and mp3 files. Wavosaur has all the features to edit audio (cut, copy, paste, etc.) produce music loops, analyze...

    Free Windows

  • Looplabs

    Looplabs is a collaborative cloud based music studio that lets anyone, regardless of skills or ability, easily make professional quality music anywhere, anytime and with anyone. For Free. Stocked with tens of thousands of royalty-free...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Chrome OS

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    Open Octave

    Open Octave Midi is a Linux based Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) designed to give musicians the tools needed to make composing on a computer possible, and even fun! The project is focused on orchestral and film writing and recording.

    Open Source Linux

    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, oomidi-2012, can be still downloaded from Launchpad
  • Nero WaveEditor icon

    Nero WaveEditor

    Nero WaveEditor allows you to record pieces of music and edit the corresponding audio files, for example using various filters and sound enhancement methods.

    Free Windows

  • Luppp icon

    Luppp

    Luppp is a music creation tool, intended for live use. The focus is on real time processing and a fast, intuitive workflow. With extensive MIDI mapping support, you can get looping just how you like!

    Open Source Linux

  • Zynewave Podium icon

    Zynewave Podium

    Podium is a modern digital audio workstation (DAW) for Windows. It supports recording and editing of audio and MIDI, and hosts VST instrument and effect plugins.

    Freemium Windows

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    Frinika

    Frinika is a free (licensed under GNU GPL) complete music workstation software containing sequencer, midi support, soft synthesizers, audio recorder, piano roll/tracker/notation editing and more. The goal of Frinika is to be a...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    MixPad

    With MixPad multi-track recording and mixing software, you can access all the power of professional recording and mixing equipment through a single platform that streamlines the process and makes mixing a breeze. Create audio...

    Freemium Mac Windows Android Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

  • FileLab Audio Editor icon

    FileLab Audio Editor

    FileLab Audio Editor is a free web application that allows you to rework your audio files online and get a completely new refined and enhanced with effects output track! Features Open Any Audio Files Open MP3, WAV, WMA...

    Free Windows Web / Cloud

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    AudioSauna

    AudioSauna is a full-featured audio workstation for making music online. It enables using advanced polyphonic synthesizers, samplers and live effects in real-time in the browser. Record, Write, Edit and Mix AudioSauna is a...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Free Audio Editor

    Free Audio Editor is a sound editor program for Windows. This software lets you make and edit voice and other audio recordings. You can cut, copy and paste parts of recording and, if required, add effects like echo, amplification and...

    Freemium Mac Windows

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    Traverso DAW

    Traverso DAW is an audio recording and editing program which is very well suited to record a single voice, a band, an ensemble, a whole orchestra or any other source of music! Both the home and professional user will find Traverso...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Last version, 0.49.3, was released on July 2014, but it is still downloadable from the official website
  • Tracktion icon

    Tracktion

    Tracktion is a multi-platform software for music production, with a modern graphic user interface.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

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  • MAGIX Music Maker Jam icon

    MAGIX Music Maker Jam

    Start a jam session - anytime, anywhere! Music Maker Jam is the first app that combines easy music creation with maximum fun. In no time at all you'll be producing your own hits thanks to a huge selection of professionally...

    Freemium Android Windows RT Android Tablet

  • PhotoEditor icon

    PhotoEditor

    PhotoEditor.pro is the best Online Photo Editor lets you apply professional effects, text and filters.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Ohm Studio icon

    Ohm Studio

    Ohm Studio is the first real-time collaborative digital audio workstation. Start a project, invite musicians and make music together. It's as simple as that. Download the application and join a worldwide online cohmunity of...

    Freemium Mac Windows Steam

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    MultitrackStudio

    MultitrackStudio is a full-featured audio/MIDI multitrack recording software. It combines a multitrack recorder, a mixer, lots of effects and a MIDI sequencer in one package: everything that's needed to turn your computer into a...

    Freemium Mac Windows iPad

  • JAMin

    JAMin is the JACK Audio Connection Kit (JACK) Audio Mastering interface. JAMin is an open source application designed to perform professional audio mastering of stereo input streams. It uses LADSPA for digital signal processing (DSP).

    Open Source Linux

  • Power Sound Editor icon

    Power Sound Editor

    Power Sound Editor is a visual audio editing and recording software solution, which supports many advanced and powerful operations with audio data. Easy editing functions with numerous audio effects Fastest Audio CD...

    Freemium Windows

  • JamHive icon

    JamHive

    Online music recording & collaboration. JamHive empowers musicians to record directly into their browser, invite band members to listen, edit, & add accompaniments, and jam out! Sign up for access and to reserve your...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud

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    PlayGround

    Playground is a new way to experience the music of curated artists from around the globe. Swipe and tap on the unique template objects and discover your path to musical expression. Fun and easy to use for beginners, become a real...

    Freemium iPhone iPad

  • MidSequer icon

    MidSequer

    MidSequer is a piano roll style music sequencer. Let's make a music on your phone! -16 tracks -128 GM Instruments + 1 Drumset (*Android built-in MIDI tones).

    Free Android

  • UJAM icon

    UJAM

    UJAM is all about realizing musical imagination. In 2009, we aspired to build the first cloud-based music creation studio, and promptly delivered: Meanwhile, UJAM Studio is serving a growing community of 1.3 million creators. Based...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Music Maker Studio icon

    Music Maker Studio

    Compose your own music and songs and arrange with a multi-track MIDI sequencer. Write ideas once and see how they sound in different chord progressions, with the one-of-its kind feature of automatic harmonic transposition. It...

    Freemium Android

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    Ecasound

    Ecasound is a software package designed for multitrack audio processing. It can be used for simple tasks like audio playback, recording and format conversions, as well as for multitrack effect processing, mixing, recording and signal...

    Open Source Mac Linux

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    FourTracks

    FourTracks is a multi track recording studio that runs on Android. It’s great for musicians, singers and composers. 4 audio tracks, with volume knob and mute button. Marvelous viewer. Pinch to zoom, easy scrolling. Mix down WAV...

    Freemium Android

    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.10, released on October 2011, can be still downloaded from Google Play Store.
  • KRISTAL Audio Engine icon

    KRISTAL Audio Engine

    KRISTAL Audio Engine is a powerful multi-track recorder, audio sequencer and mixer - ideal for anyone wanting to get started with recording, mixing and mastering digital audio.

    Free Personal Windows

    • Discontinued The download is no longer available on the official website. Last version, 1.0.1, released on June, 2004, can be still downloaded from Softpedia.
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    mpTrim

    mpTrim is a simple and easy to use MP3 editor that can trim silence, adjust the volume, fade-in/out (to fix abrupt beginning/ending) and clean-up MP3 audio files fast, and with no loss in quality.

    Freemium Windows

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    Free Audio Dub

    The fastest way to edit audio files! Free Audio Dub is the free audio editing software that lets you delete unwanted parts from audio files without re-encoding. And "without re-encoding" means without loosing original...

    Free Windows

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    trakAx

    TrakAx empowers you to create professional music and video mixes in an easy-to-use and fun environment. Whether you are creating a music track for your MySpace page or a video for YouTube, TrakAxPC is the most powerful FREE...

    Freemium Windows