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Python Audio Tools, for the audio perfectionist

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Software Back in 2003, Minnesota developer Brian Langenberger began creating a set of labor-saving audio tools to convert FLAC files to MP3 files, MP3 files to WAV files, and other simple operations that were tiresome to do by hand. “

In July 2007 he released the first public version of Python Audio Tools.

“Since then, I’ve incorporated GNU libcdio for CD reading, LaTex for documentation, and other optional installs for additional functionality – though I have tried to minimize extra prerequisites people need to install,” Langenberger says.

The project is still under active development. Langenberger says, “My immediate plans are to clean up the code to make it look more like a proper Python application; things like proper doctstrings are long overdue to make it more readable for other Python programmers.

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