Synister is a substractive software synthesizer made by students of the TU Berlin. Downloads include a standalone version (PC/Mac) and VST2 Plugins (Windows
Vex is a 3 oscillator subtractive waverom synth. Another interesting softsynth for the GNU/linux platform created by Rock Hardbuns is Vex, a 3-oscillator
Helio is free and open-source software, aimed to be a modern music creation tool; it features high-performance core, linear-based sequencer with clean
David Rowland is a programmer with a love for music technology. He has released a number of free audio plug-ins and an extensive set of tools, audio programming
These are simple but useful plugins, “developed as there was nothing similar out there”. In the pack you will find 2 Arctican plugins: “
Dexed is a plugin synth that is closely modeled on the Yamaha DX7. The goal of this synth is to be a tool/companion for the original DX7.
KXStudio is a collection of applications and plugins for professional audio production. KXStudio provides Debian, Ubuntu and Linux Mint compatible repositories.
Developed by demoscene group Brain Control for the 64k intro competition, Tunefish is probably the only synth, whose synthesis engine contains 10 KB of data.
Helm is a free, cross-platform, polyphonic synthesizer with a flexible modulation system. Helm is open source and you are free to run it anywhere, study
Argotlunar is a tool for creating surreal transformations of audio streams. Specifically, it is a real-time delay-line granulator. It disintegrates an
Tonespace – intuitive virtual keypad with a built-in set of chords. Tonespace can run as a standalone application, as a VST plugin and as a MIDI effect.
Digits – synthesizer based on phase distortion, inspired by a line of analog synths “Casio-CZ”, but created with the needs of modern musicians.
Loomer products are available as Audio Units, VST plugins, AAX and RTAS plugins and Standalone applications for Mac, Windows and Linux. Software is built
JACK is a de facto standard for professional audio server for Linux. JACK (a recursive acronym for JACK Audio Connection kit) is a very powerful software.
Bitwig Studio is dynamic software for creation and performance of your musical ideas on stage or in the studio. Discover the new standard in customized workflow.
Articles about using Linux Mint as musical workstation.