A user-programmable and user-extensible sound processing language
and software synthesizer.
Csound is copyright (c) 1991 Barry Vercoe, John ffitch.
CsoundAC is copyright (c) 2001 by Michael Gogins.
Csound is free software; you can redistribute it
and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public
License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
Csound is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public
License along with this software; if not, write to the Free Software
Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA
See the Csound documentation in the doc directory,
or go to http://csounds.com or http://sourceforge.net/projects/csound.
This version of Csound is programmable in Python, Java, and LISP, and scores
can be generated in these languages. See the Csound documentation for more
Csound contains contributions from musicians, scientists, and programmers
from around the world. They include (but are not limited to):