Linux helped me grow as a musician
How I started using Linux for everything, especially making music.
18 comments Posted 14 Sep 2016 by Antoine Thomas Feed
3 command-line music players for Linux
Do you want to know how to play music straight from your Linux terminal? Here’s a look at three command-line music players.
8 comments Posted 19 Aug 2016 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
Learn an instrument with this open source music teacher
Nootka gives real-time feedback, has multiple difficulty levels, and is customizable.
1 comment Posted 20 Jul 2016 by Tomasz Bojczuk Feed
record playing
You might not have heard of Guayadeque, but it packs features other players lack.
12 comments Posted 24 Jun 2016 by Chris Hermansen Feed
Which open source audio player is your favorite?
Open Music columnist Chris Hermansen has been testing out open source music players to see which ones have the features he likes. In his most recent article, he explains 6 things he loves about the Guayadeque open source music player, and shares his experience testing out other players. Which open... Read more
10 comments Posted 24 Jun 2016 by (Red Hat) Feed
Low-cost music making with Raspberry Pi and MilkyTracker
How far can the famously inexpensive Raspberry Pi be pushed as a music-making machine?
4 comments Posted 18 Mar 2016 by Seth Kenlon Feed
CC-BY-SA William Kenlon
Learn how to install and get started with MuseScore, the open source WYSIWYG sheet music creation suite.
5 comments Posted 10 Mar 2016 by Seth Kenlon Feed
Sheet music with geometry graphic
In this month's Nooks and Crannies column, we look at LilyPond, a free, mature music-typesetting program that is part of the GNU Project.
4 comments Posted 18 Feb 2016 by D Ruth Bavousett Feed
5 free and open music-making tools
Aaron Wolf shares five tools for those looking to get started making music on Linux.
5 comments Posted 16 Feb 2016 by Aaron Wolf Feed
Is the vinyl LP an open music format?
The first article in our new Open Music column is dedicated to the author's favorite open music format: the vinyl LP.
16 comments Posted 12 Feb 2016 by Chris Hermansen Feed