Anvil Studio Alternatives for Linux

Anvil Studio is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The most popular Linux alternative is Small LMMS iconLMMS, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 33 alternatives to Anvil Studio and ten of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Anvil Studio are Small MuseScore iconMuseScore (Free, Open Source), Small LilyPond iconLilyPond (Free, Open Source), Small Frescobaldi iconFrescobaldi (Free, Open Source) and Small Impro-Visor iconImpro-Visor (Free, Open Source).

The list of alternatives was last updated on Sep 28, 2020

  • Let's make music with a free, cross-platform tool for your computer.
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    Most users think this is great alternative to Anvil Studio.
  • MuseScore is a free music notation and composition software available for Linux, Windows and Mac. .
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • PortableApps.com
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    Anvil Studio is suited for people who don't know music much. MuseScore is not.
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    Negative comment • more than a year ago



  • GNU LilyPond is a computer program for music engraving.
    • Free • Open Source
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    • Linux
    Gu
    LilyPond isn't actually a composition tool--it's meant for producing sheet music layouts.
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    Negative comment • 6 months ago

  • Frescobaldi is a LilyPond sheet music text editor. It aims to be powerful, yet lightweight and easy to use. Frescobaldi is Free Software, freely available under the General Public License. .
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • Impro-Visor (short for “Improvisation Advisor”) is a music notation program designed to help jazz musicians compose and hear solos similar to ones that might be improvised.
    • Free • Open Source
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    • Windows
    • Linux
  • A free, easy to use tool for creating music.
    • Free • Open Source
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    • Adobe AIR
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    It's a really easy-to-learn music composer, and you'll get used really quick to the 16-bit sounds. It has the full General Midi soundfont, and is beginner-friendly. And best of all, it's completely free.
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    Positive comment • more than a year ago

  • Aria Maestosa is an open-source (GPL) midi tracker/editor.
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • GNU Denemo is a music notation editor that lets you rapidly enter notation for typesetting via the LilyPond music engraver.
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • Mb Launchpad is the first Linux launchpad. Available for Linux, MacOS, Android (executables) and for Wdos if you compile it.
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Android
  • MIDI Editor that allows editing, examination, playback and conversion of MIDI files.
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    • Linux