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Audacity – Free software for audio recording

Audacity is a free, easy-to-use, multi-track audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux and other operating systems. The interface is translated into many languages.

We suggest using it during the ‘Recording’ and ‘Editing’ phases of the Digital Storytelling process to record the voice of the storyteller and edit the soundtrack.

You can use Audacity to:

  • Record live audio
  • Record computer playback on any Windows Vista or later machine
  • Convert tapes and records into digital recordings or CDs
  • Edit WAV, AIFF, FLAC, MP2, MP3 or Ogg Vorbis sound files
  • AC3, M4A/M4R (AAC), WMA and other formats supported using optional libraries
  • Cut, copy, splice or mix sounds together
  • Numerous effects including change the speed or pitch of a recording

See here the complete list of features:

* This content has been adapted from

Watch a tutorial here:


Audacity – gratis software voor audio-opname
Audacity is een gratis, open source, cross-platform software toepassing voor het opnemen en bewerken van geluiden. Audacity kan gebruikt worden gedurende de stappen ‘Recording’ en ‘Editing’ van het Digital Storytelling proces. Met Audacity kan je bijvoorbeeld de stem van een verteller opnemen of een soundtrack met muziek en geluiden toevoegen. Daarna kan alles bewerkt worden tot een luisterspel of een podcast.

De interface is zo goed als alle gangbare talen beschikbaar.

Audacity – Un software gratuito per la registrazione audio
Audacity e’ un software gratuito, open source, che puo’ essere usato con diversi sistemi operativi, per la registrazione e l’editing dei file audio. Suggeriamo di usarlo nella fase ‘Recording’ del processo di Digital Storytelling per registrare la voce dello storyteller e per modificare la traccia audio.

Il software e’ disponibile in diverse lingue.

  • Tool
  • Recording / collecting
Learning activities
  • Create own (re)presentation, impression
  • Classroom
  • At home
  • English
  • Dutch
  • Italian
Age 11 to 12+ years
  • Storytelling
  • Audio recording
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