Few very few applications on the market can provide the ability to view and edit the sound in the way that this simple and practical application of open source does it. Wavesurfer
is an application that has been developed so that any user, whether beginner or advanced, because it requires no special technical knowledge to use it: has a very visual and simple user interface that allows you can use it in a very intuitive way. It can be used as a complement to other programs or as a standalone application, and provides very useful in educational aspects.
Typical applications that can be given by this program are to analyze sound or voice, as well as transcribing and scoring starting from recorded words.
It is a fully customizable application, which each user can adapt to their preferences. In addition, it can extend its functionality by adding a plugin. You may also incorporate in addition to other applications.
Has the ability to read and write files MLF TIMIT, HTK , ESPS / Waves + and Phondat format specific files for transcription tasks.
The application is compatible with Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.