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Simple, asynchronous audio playback for Python 3.

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Complexaudio wrapper

Some extensions to simpleaudio has been done such as music pause and resuming. Even though the pypi name is complexaudio, you may use the import package names as “simpleaudio”.

Simpleaudio Package

The simplaudio package provides cross-platform, dependency-free audio playback capability for Python 3 on OSX, Windows, and Linux.

MIT Licensed.


Installation (make sure the pip command is the right one for your platform and Python version):

pip install complexaudio

See documentation for additional installation information.

Quick Function Check

import simpleaudio.functionchecks as fc

See documentation for more on function checks.

Simple Example

import simpleaudio as sa

wave_obj = sa.WaveObject.from_wave_file("path/to/file.wav")
play_obj =


For usage and how-to questions, first checkout the tutorial in the documentation. If you’re still stuck, post a question on StackOverflow and tag it ‘pysimpleaudio’.

For bug reports, please create an issue on Github .

Big Thanks To …

Jonas Kalderstam

Christophe Gohlke

Tom Christie

Many others for their contributions, documentation, examples, and more.

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