What is Audacity?

Audacity is a free, easy-to-use and multilingual audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU / Linux and other operating systems.

You can use Audacity to:

  • Record live audio.
  • Convert tapes and records into digital recordings or CDs.
  • Edit Ogg Vorbis, MP3, WAV or AIFF sound files.
  • Cut, copy, splice or mix sounds together.
  • Change the speed or pitch of a recording.

Download Audacity

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We have found some great tutorials which you can use to learn how to make and edit your own audio recordings, so please follow these links:

  1. Audacity Manual Website from Source Forge

  2. Download Super Fast Guide to Audio Editing in Audacity