librosa VS audioread

Compare librosa vs audioread and see what are their differences.

librosa

Python library for audio and music analysis (by librosa)

audioread

cross-library (GStreamer + Core Audio + MAD + FFmpeg) audio decoding for Python (by beetbox)
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librosa audioread
5 0
5,184 396
2.0% 1.0%
7.6 5.6
6 days ago about 2 months ago
Python Python
ISC License MIT License
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librosa

Posts with mentions or reviews of librosa. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-18.

audioread

Posts with mentions or reviews of audioread. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing librosa and audioread you can also consider the following projects:

pyAudioAnalysis - Python Audio Analysis Library: Feature Extraction, Classification, Segmentation and Applications

kapre - kapre: Keras Audio Preprocessors

pydub - Manipulate audio with a simple and easy high level interface

essentia - C++ library for audio and music analysis, description and synthesis, including Python bindings

beets - music library manager and MusicBrainz tagger

django-elastic-transcoder - Django + AWS Elastic Transcoder

eyeD3

SpeechRecognition - Speech recognition module for Python, supporting several engines and APIs, online and offline.

matchering - 🎚️ Open Source Audio Matching and Mastering

aubio - a library for audio and music analysis

mutagen - Python module for handling audio metadata