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sound utilities and sounds

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sudo apt install    \
    libasound-dev   \
    portaudio       \
    python-pyaudio  \

pip install tonescale


Tonescale provides various sound utilities and capabilities for Python in Linux. It provides a Sound class that can store a sound in a NumPy array, can load the sound from a file, can save the sound to a file, and can play the sound using aplay or by streaming the sound using PyAudio. Sounds can be added, summed and repeated symbolically. Tonescale includes some sounds.

A tonescale module sound can be accessed in the following way:

sound_1 = tonescale.access_sound(name = "199935__drzhnn__04-blip")

Sounds can be repeated:

sound_1.repeat(number = 2)

Sounds can be added:

sound_3 = sound_1 + sound_2

Sounds can be summed:

sound_3 = sum([sound_1, sound_2])

Sounds can be played:

Sounds can be played in the background too: = True)

Sounds can also be played in a stream:


Sounds can be saved to files:


Sounds can be loaded from files:

sound_1.read_WAVE(filename = "199935__drzhnn__04-blip.wav")

See example code for more details.

Tonescale also provides, which can search recursively for sound files of a specified minimum duration.

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