librosa VS SpeechRecognition

Compare librosa vs SpeechRecognition and see what are their differences.


Python library for audio and music analysis (by librosa)


Speech recognition module for Python, supporting several engines and APIs, online and offline. (by Uberi)
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librosa SpeechRecognition
7 8
5,237 6,335
2.0% -
7.7 4.4
4 days ago 3 days ago
Python Python
ISC License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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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 2022-05-23.


Posts with mentions or reviews of SpeechRecognition. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-03-15.

What are some alternatives?

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

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

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

kapre - kapre: Keras Audio Preprocessors

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

beets - music library manager and MusicBrainz tagger

audioread - cross-library (GStreamer + Core Audio + MAD + FFmpeg) audio decoding for Python


speechpy - :speech_balloon: SpeechPy - A Library for Speech Processing and Recognition:

django-elastic-transcoder - Django + AWS Elastic Transcoder

allosaurus - Allosaurus is a pretrained universal phone recognizer for more than 2000 languages