Install command:
brew install csound

Sound and music computing system


License: LGPL-2.1-or-later

/api/formula/csound.json (JSON API)

/api/bottle/csound.json (Bottle JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for macOS releases:

Intel big sur

Current versions:

stable 6.16.2
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

fltk 1.3.7 Cross-platform C++ GUI toolkit
fluid-synth 2.2.2 Real-time software synthesizer based on the SoundFont 2 specs
gettext 0.21 GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
hdf5 1.12.1 File format designed to store large amounts of data
jack 1.9.19 Audio Connection Kit
liblo 0.31 Lightweight Open Sound Control implementation
libsamplerate 0.1.9 Library for sample rate conversion of audio data
libsndfile 1.0.31 C library for files containing sampled sound
numpy 1.21.1 Package for scientific computing with Python
openjdk 16.0.1 Development kit for the Java programming language
portaudio 19.7.0 Cross-platform library for audio I/O
portmidi 217 Cross-platform library for real-time MIDI I/O
stk 4.6.1 Sound Synthesis Toolkit
wiiuse 0.15.5 Connect Nintendo Wii Remotes

Depends on when building from source:

asio 1.18.2 Cross-platform C++ Library for asynchronous programming
cmake 3.21.1 Cross-platform make
eigen 3.3.9 C++ template library for linear algebra
swig 4.0.2 Generate scripting interfaces to C/C++ code

Conflicts with: libextractor, pkcrack

To use the Python bindings, you may need to add to /Users/runner/.bash_profile:
    export DYLD_FRAMEWORK_PATH="$DYLD_FRAMEWORK_PATH:$(brew --prefix)/opt/csound/Frameworks"

To use the Java bindings, you may need to add to /Users/runner/.bash_profile:
    export CLASSPATH="$(brew --prefix)/opt/csound/libexec/csnd6.jar:."
and link the native shared library into your Java Extensions folder:
    mkdir -p ~/Library/Java/Extensions
    ln -s "$(brew --prefix)/opt/csound/libexec/lib_jcsound6.jnilib" ~/Library/Java/Extensions


Installs (30 days)
csound 179
csound --HEAD 16
Installs on Request (30 days)
csound 179
csound --HEAD 16
Build Errors (30 days)
csound 0
Installs (90 days)
csound 330
csound --HEAD 35
Installs on Request (90 days)
csound 330
csound --HEAD 35
Installs (365 days)
csound 1,041
csound --HEAD 114
Installs on Request (365 days)
csound 1,040
csound --HEAD 113
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