Skip to main content

Simple Python library to generate music in a hacker friendly way.

Project description

# Introduction

Pyknon is a simple music library for Python hackers. With Pyknon you
can generate Midi files quickly and reason about musical
properties.

Pyknon works with Python 2.7 and 3.2.

# Usage

Pyknon is very simple to use, here's a basic example to create 4 notes
and save into a MIDI file::

```python
from pyknon.genmidi import Midi
from pyknon.music import NoteSeq

notes1 = NoteSeq("D4 F#8 A Bb4")
midi = Midi(1, tempo=90)
midi.seq_notes(notes1, track=0)
midi.write("demo.mid")
```

See the documentation for more details.

# Documentation

Pyknon needs better documentation. Meanwhile you can download [this free chapter](https://s3.amazonaws.com/musicforgeeksandnerds.com/Pyknon+from+Music+for+Geeks+and+Nerds.pdf) from [Music for Geeks and Nerds](http://musicforgeeksandnerds.com) that explains how to use Pyknon.

# License

This library is released under a MIT license. See the [LICENSE](LICENSE) file for
more details.

Pyknon's MIDI module is heavily based on Mark Conway Wirt's MIDIUtil.

Project details


Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Filename, size & hash SHA256 hash help File type Python version Upload date
pyknon-1.2.tar.gz (22.9 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Source None

Supported by

Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google BigQuery Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN SignalFx SignalFx Supporter DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page