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Release: AudioTools, v1.0

Release Type: Production
Version: 1.0
Release Notes

Changes since AudioTools 0.8

  • Added Audio Embedded File Input and Audio Embedded File Player patches, which let you save a copy of an audio file inside a composition.
  • Improved performance of Audio Input and Audio File Input patches.
  • Released source code on GitHub.


@gtoledo3 (http://qctwit.blogspot.com/) commissioned the development of the Audio Embedded File patches.

AudioTools-1.0.zip172.81 KB
AudioTools-1.0-compositions.zip834.51 KB

Installation Instructions

Place the plugin file in
/Users/[you]/Library/Graphics/Quartz Composer Patches/
(Create the folder if it doesn't already exist.)

Kineme AudioTools is a Quartz Composer plugin for audio input and output. It provides patches for:

  • Playing audio from files
  • Getting waveforms and frequencies from files and devices
  • Getting information about input and output devices
  • Embedding audio files inside compositions
  • Playing the system beep

Source code is available from GitHub.

AudioTools was funded in part by @coremelt and @gtoledo3.