This page list programs that produce computer generated accompaniment for a soloist.

Recommended: BackupBand

PageDescriptionRelease DateTags
AutocompTakes a text file you create containing chord changes, and creates a csound .sco file containing a bass/drum/keyboard accompaniment in a "swing style" 
AutoTrackTakes a chord chart, and creates a MIDI file with bass and drum tracks in your choice of musical style 
BackupBandMusic auto-arranger follows your chord changes live and plays along in a variety of styles.2015-12-8 
Bash KaraokeGTK App. Supported formats: *.mid, *.kar, *.wrd , *.mod, *.rcp, *.r36, *.g18, *.g362013 
GKaraokeGTK Karaoke app plays .KAR/.MID files (on the required TiMidity softsynth) while displaying lyrics 
gmorganPlays an accompaniment (in a variety of styles you choose from) on a MIDI device (or ALSA softsynth), given the chord changes you supply. Uses ALSA sequencer interface2013-01-22
Impro-VisorJava music notation program designed to help jazz musicians compose and hear solos. Rhythm-section (e.g. piano, bass, drums) accompaniment is automatically generated from chords2010-06-22 
KMidMIDI/karaoke player using ALSA sequencer and KDE user interface2010-08-15
Musical MIDI Accompaniment (MMA)Creates a MIDI file with backing tracks for a soloist to perform over, from a user supplied file containing chords and MMA directives2012-02 
PyKaraokePython app supports CDG (MP3+G, OGG+G, WAV+G), MIDI (.KAR, .MID) and MPEG formats2011 
Rhyth(M)aid + GUIPlays drums, bass, and piano on a MIDI device, given your specified chord changes. Uses TSE3 (ALSA and OSS MIDI) 
stygmorganFLTK app plays back a "style file" to a MIDI device. Uses ALSA sequencer interface2006-08-14 

Abandoned software

PageDescriptionRelease DateTags
PymprovisatorPython app for accompaniment and improvisation assistance
apps/accompaniment_apps.txt · Last modified: 2016/05/01 17:40 by j_e_f_f_g