Beast 0.9.2

Beast is a music composition and modular synthesis application. As input methods, it offers a multitrack editor, a piano roll, and supports pattern editing. It has a wide range of technical abilities like sequencing, unlimited undo/redo history, real-time synthesis with multiprocessor support, full duplex 32-bit audio rendering, seeking at sample granularity, on demand loading of partial wave files, on the fly decoding of various sample formats, aliasing free oscillators, and full scripting support.

Tags multimedia sound audio synthesis midi editors mixers ogg vorbis flac mp3 sound-synthesis library c++ scheme x11 bsd linux
License GNU LGPL
State stable

Recent Releases

0.9.216 Sep 2015 13:40 major bugfix: The Beast code is undergoing some large transformations, which are documented in more detail in the toplevel file HACKING.md. This release includes fixes and many build optimizations.
0.9.028 Oct 2014 14:39 major bugfix: This release includes many fixes, build and dependency updates. In particular Rapicorn-14.10 is now required and for 32bit platforms, upgrading is strongly recommended.
0.8.231 Jul 2014 09:22 major feature: This release comes with newly added support for the FLAC sample file format, thanks to Stefan Westerfeld. The Rapicorn library (13.03.0) is now used and required to build Beast. Performance has been improved through the use of C++11, STL threads, EventFD, Spinlocks and lambdas.