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14.2.3. External Programs

Solfege uses external programs to perform many tasks. On this tab, you can provide the command to be used, as though being run from a terminal.
Converters:
  • MIDI to WAV
  • WAV to MP3
  • WAV to OGG
  • If you use %(in)s and %(out)s, Solfege will substitute the filename it wants inputted and outputted.
Audio File Players, each with "Test" buttons:
  • WAV
  • OGG
  • MP3
  • MIDI
  • Solfege will substitute %s with the name of the file to be played.
Miscellaneous:
  • CSound: Solfege uses CSound for intonation exercises. It is an optional component. See the "Optional Installation" section above.
  • MMA: Solfege uses MMA for certain harmonic dictation exercises. It is an optional component, and not available in Fedora through standard means. See Section 14.1.5, “Optional Installation: MMA”
  • Lilypond-book: Solfege uses this for generating print-outs of ear training exercise progress. See the "Optional Installation" section above.
  • Latex: Solfege uses this for generating *.dvi format progress reports, rather than the default HTML format.
  • Latex: Solfege uses this for generating *.dvi format progress reports, rather than the default HTML format.