Audacity is a free open source digital audio editor and recording application that works on all major operating systems. In education, it is a popular tool with faculty who are producing podcasts for their courses or recording interviews for other course-related content.
Importing and exporting of WAV, AIFF, MP3, FLAC, WMA, AAC, AMR, AC3, Ogg Vorbis, and all file formats supported by libsndfile library
Recording and playback of audio
Basic editing tools, such as Cut, Copy and Paste, and unlimited levels of Undo
Change audio's pitch without changing the speed
UW Bothell does not provide technical support for this tool. Instead, users may be able to obtain support through the third-party that provides the tool or public information on the internet. UWB LT provides pedagogical support for the use of this tool in classes as well as how-to documentation. Please refer to the links below for further support information: