en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_audio_workstation

... MIDI controller keyboard or automated fader board for mixing track volumes. The computer acts as a host for the sound card/audio interface, ... and provides a user interface to allow for recording, editing, and playback. ... synthesizers or sample-based instruments to use for recording music.

www.theatrecrafts.com/pages/home/topics/sound/sound-playback-software

Qlab (Free for stereo audio and basic video playback only, licence required for ... very easy to use, has become the industry standard for multimedia. ... Rather than using fade cues, you can use the automation function with Qlab to fade out

sourceforge.net/projects/audacity

Programs like Audacity are also called open source software, because their ... Record live audio; Record computer playback on any Windows Vista or later ...

ardour.org

Import audio or MIDI from your hard drive or the Freesound database. ... Mute, solo, fader, automate, EQ, dynamics, insert, send, pre-fader, post-fader, sync, ... Rather than being focused on electronic and pop music idioms, Ardour steps out of ... Sample accurate sync and shared transport control with video playback tools  ...

lmms.io

LMMS is a free, open source, multiplatform digital audio workstation. ... Produce music with your computer ... Linux and macOS; Sequence, compose, mix and automate songs in one simple interface; Note playback via MIDI or typing keyboard ...

www.nch.com.au/bms/index.html

The BMS Business Music System is background music player software designed ... with zoned music to suit your business; Use your existing computer and play ... your music, announcements and advertisements play by creating automated ... of dollars in audio system equipment); Automatically compress music to reduce ...

www.soundonsound.com/techniques/spreading-your-music-across-networked-computers

Networking computers is now more straightforward than it used to be, there's a good ... add PC-only software to their sonic arsenal by having a PC on their network. .... for communication among computers, sound synthesisers and other multimedia ... If your MIDI + Audio sequencer is Steinberg's Cubase SX/SL, Cubase VST ...

www.reaper.fm

REAPER is a complete digital audio production application for computers, offering a full multitrack audio and MIDI recording, editing, processing, mixing and ... Thorough MIDI hardware and software support. ... Notation editor: NEW in 5.20 - Compose and edit MIDI as musical notation, or view and edit recorded MIDI.

www.makeuseof.com/tag/top-5-free-linux-music-creation-tools-artist-budget

Linux has powerful music production apps for beginners and professionals alike. ... audio, you can arrange audio and MIDI to control hardware and software with an ... Previously known as Linux Multimedia Studio, LMMS is now a cross- platform ... complete with realtime recording and playback, automation, and an easy to ...