Our ebook guide to writing music
Here are the audio files (13MB) to accompany our ebook. The files are in mp3 format and the folder is compressed (zipped)
Pop music for grown-ups plus Dave Stewarts excellent books on songwriting
Eric Taylors classic music theory books from ABRSM
Music recording technology magazine bible
Csound is an old and powerful music programming language
Here are the files to accompany our ebook Programming digital music with Csound. The programmes (22kB) are in csd format and can be opened with any text editor. The audio files (7MB) are in mp3 format. Both folders are compressed (zipped)
SuperCollider is a brilliant programming language for composing digital audio
Here are the files to accompany our ebook Programming digital music with SuperCollider. The programmes (30kB) are in scd format and can be opened with any text editor. The audio files (11MB) are in mp3 format. Both folders are compressed (zipped)
Free, open source, cross-platform software for recording and editing sounds
Open-source software to create, play and print beautiful sheet music
Arachno SoundFont is a General MIDI-compliant bank of 128 instruments and 9 GM/GS drumkits authored by Maxime Abbey. It has been primarily built to enhance the MIDI music of the old video games you played and loved.
Fluid R3 is a General MIDI-compliant soundfont authored by Frank Wen. It is one of the biggest and most popular sample libraries around.
GeneralUser GS is a GM and GS compatible SoundFont bank for composing, playing MIDI files, and retro gaming, authored by S. Christian Collins. It features 259 instrument presets and 11 drum kits, all possessing a very low memory footprint (less than 30 MB of RAM). Due to its clever, detailed sound programming, GeneralUser GS can sound as good or better than SoundFonts that are 2-3 times its size.
Quality music publisher with a massive library of original songs and sound effects
Music, Musical Know-how and Music Technology For You
Comprehensive resource for musicians with detailed product reviews