Open Source Cubase Alternatives for Linux
Cubase is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The most popular Linux alternative is LMMS, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Cubase and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Cubase are Ardour (Freemium, Open Source), Reaper (Paid), Bitwig Studio (Paid) and Rosegarden (Free, Open Source).
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- Ardour is a hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation application. Record, edit, and mix on Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.
- Rosegarden is a well-rounded audio and MIDI sequencer, score editor, and general-purpose music composition and editing environment.
- Qtractor is an Audio/MIDI multi-track sequencer application written in C++ with the Qt framework.
- 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.
- Zrythm is a digital audio workstation designed to be featureful and easy to use.
- LinuxSampler - free, open source pure software audio sampler with professional grade features.
- A free, easy to use tool for creating music.
- Frinika is a free (licensed under GNU GPL) complete music workstation software containing sequencer, midi support, soft synthesizers, audio recorder, piano roll/tracker/notation...
- FamiStudio is very simple music editor for the Nintendo Entertainment System or Famicom. It is designed to be easier to use than FamiTracker, but its feature set is also much more limited. It is targeted at both chiptune artists and NES homebrewers.