LV2

LV2 is a standard for plugins and matching host applications, mainly targeted at audio processing and generation.

LV2 is a simple but extensible successor of LADSPA, intended to address the limitations of LADSPA which many applications have outgrown.


LV2 Plugin Tech. - Main Website

A nice, short introduction of diverse LV2 plugins.


Applications using LV2

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agsGTK audio sequencer with a piano roll, synth, matrix editor, drum machine, soundfont2 player, mixer and an output panel. Uses ALSA2018
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ArdourProfessional-grade multitrack/multichannel hard-disk recording2017-08-16
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Bipscripta simple programming environment for creating music.
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Calf Studio GearMIDI synthesis instruments, filters, and effects2017-11-04
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carlaA host for LADSPA+LRDF, DSSI, LV2, VST2/3 and AU plugins plus GIG, SF2 and SFZ support.
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guitarixrock guitar effects2017-08-11
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Ingenmodular synthesizer that runs under JACK and uses LADSPA andor DSSI plugins (formerly known as Om)
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jalv.selectA little gtkmm GUI to select lv2 plugs from a list and run them with jalv2016-04-01
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MusEMusE is a MIDI/Audio sequencer with recording and editing capabilities written originally by Werner Schweer now developed and maintained by the MusE development team. MusE aims to be a complete multitrack virtual studio for Linux. MusE supports VST-, LV2-, DSSI- and LADSPA-plugins and uses Jack for audio and midi as well as alsa-sequencer for midi.2015-01-28
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NamaDAW with a command language and terminal mode2016-01-10
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QtractorAdvanced Qt-based audio/MIDI sequencer supporting plugins (softsynths/effects). Uses JACK for audio, and ALSA sequencer interface for MIDI2016-11-21
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SynthpodA lightweight non-linear LV2 plugin container2015-04-02
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Traversomultitrack audio recording and editing program2010-10-08
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zynjackuJACK based, GTK (2.x) host for LV2 synths2009-01-21
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LV2 Plugins

PageDescriptionRelease DateTags
amsLV2 plugins derived from "Alsa Modular Synth". These plugins are used to create modular synths and contain a VCO, VCF, VCA, LFO, Slew Limiter, Envelop, and Sample+Hold2017-01-21 
beatslash2 plugins for live beat repeating and beat slicing. "beat repeater" will repeat the current beat. "beat slicer" will randomly repeat parts of a live sample2014 
Calf Studio GearMIDI synthesis instruments, filters, and effects2017-11-04
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Calf Studio Gear pluginsLarge collection of synths and effect LV2 plugins 
deteriorate2 plugins to deteriorate the sound quality of live audio; a granulator and a downsampler2014 
DISTRHO ProjectLarge collection of synths and effect LV2 plugins2014 
drmr lv2 drumslv2 MIDI-controlled drum sampler that uses hydrogen drumkits2012 
drumkv1LV2 MIDI-controlled drum sampler. Standalone version also2016-02-22
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eDrummerTurns your computer into a drum kit you play live with MIDI drum pads.2016/05 
FablaLV2 MIDI-controlled drum sampler2012-01-07 
foo-yc20YC20 organ emulation2011-01-28 
guitarixrock guitar effects2017-08-11
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gxplugins.lv2Analogue Guitar Pedal simulations2017 04 17 
Invada LV2delay, tube-dist., compressor, phaser, filter, reverb, vu-meter and phase-convert2009-02-22 
irNo-latency/low-latency, realtime, high performance LV2 signal convolver especially for creating reverb effects. Supports impulse responses with 1, 2 or 4 channels, in any soundfile format supported by libsndfile 
LinuxsamplerLV2 sampler supports sample libraries in Sfz, GIG, DLS, and Akai formats. Standalone version also2007-12-06
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LupppLive looping software for Linux2014-08-30
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midimsgA set of LV2 plugins to transform midi into usable values to control other plugins. (Use MIDI to operate/automate a plugin which wasn't originally written to be MIDI-controlled)2014 
Moonyrealtime Lua as programmable glue in LV22017-02-01 
mverbLV2 and LADSPA algorithmic reverb plugin2012 
newtonatorLV2 synth that uses a unique algorithm based on simple ideas of velocity and acceleration to produce some unpredictable sounds2012-08-26 
OscilloscopeLV2 scope plugin with two channels, controllable trigger, time resolution, separate amplification and DC offset 
QMidiArpA MIDI Arpeggiator, Step Sequencer and Controller LFO.2016-11-01
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samplv1MIDI-controlled LV2 sampler. Standalone version also2017-06-21
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screcord.lv2a simple Lv2 capture plugin 
setbfreehammond-style drawbar organ2017-01-04
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Sherlockan investigative LV2 plugin bundle 
SWH Pluginsthe must-have set from Steve Harris2006-08-08 
SynthpodA lightweight non-linear LV2 plugin container2015-04-02
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synthv1LV2 polyphonic synth. Standalone version also2016-02-22
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TeliasopiaTeliasopia LV2 Plugins2010-04-25 
Triceratops LV2 SynthSubstractive Poly LV2 Synth2016-11-28 
VMA Virtual Machine LV2 plugin bundle 
zynPort of ZynAddSubFX synth engines to LV2 

More LV2 info

LinuxDSP LV2

  • LinuxDSP has a proven reputation for professional quality audio applications and plugins. Backed by pro-audio industry experience unparalleled in contemporary linux audio software.
  • LinuxDSP is non-free software. Free demos are available that will fade out the audio every 60 seconds.
apps/all/lv2.txt · Last modified: 2014/03/18 09:55 by j_e_f_f_g