Online Sound and Music Tools


Music Makers
  AI Duet (Play a Piano that responds to you)
  Arpeggios (at Chrome Music Lab)
  Assisted Melody (at Google Arts & Culture)
  Audiotool (Advanced Music Mixing Tool)
  Beastbox (Mix Wild Animal Voices with Beatbox)
  Blob Opera (at Google Arts & Culture)
  Carmen's World Orchestra (at PBS Kids)
  Chords (at Chrome Music Lab)
  Citizen DJ (Remix Copyright-free Music)
  Compose Your Very Own Music (at Classics for Kids)
  Creatability (at Experiments with Google)
  Get Started Making Music (at Ableton Learning Music)
  Green Frame (at Button Bass)
  Isle Of Tune (Build a Musical Landscape)
  Make Some Chords (at Ableton Learning Music)
  Mario Paint Music Composer
  Melody Maker (at Chrome Music Lab)
  Mix with Google
  Musical Bottles (at Storm Educational)
  Music Maker (at PBS Kids)
  Music Making Tools (at Toy Theater)
  Online Sequencer
  Patatap (Use Keyboard Keys to Create)
  Paint With Music (at Google Arts & Culture)
  Pitch and Rhythm Game (at Creating
  Riffusion (Create music from text)
  Scribble Audio
  Song Maker (at Chrome Music Labs)
  Sound Infusion (World Music Tool)
  Sound Trap (Signup Reqd)
  Suno AI Song Creator (Free, but signup reqd.)
  Typatone (Click on blue area and type)
  Wolfram Tones

Ambient Sound Tools
  Ambient Chaos
  Ambient Mixer (Find, Mix and Create Ambient Sounds) (Free online sound machine)
  Asmrion (Create an ASMR experience)
  AtmosHere (at Virtual
  Cities And Memory
  Coffitivity (Ambience Tool)
  Defonic (Immersive Soundscapes)
  The Dungeon (at Tabletop Audio) (formerly 'Nature Sound Map')
  Hipster Sound (Ambience Tool)
  Mix Kit (Free Ambience Sound Effects)
  My Noise
  Nature Sound Map (now '')
  Noises Online
  Noisli (Ambience Tool)
  Rainforest Sounds
  Rainy Mood
  A Soft Murmur (Ambience Tool)
  Soundscapes (at British Library)
  Strofe (Create and Mix Mood Music)
  Tabletop Audio
  Whitney Music Box

Virtual Instruments
  Theremix (Virtual Theremin)
  Virtual Bongos
  Virtual Drumming
  Virtual Drums
  Virtual Electric Piano (at Music
  Virtual Instruments For Kids
  Virtual Online Piano
  Virtual Piano
  Virtual Piano (at Online Pianist)
  Virtual Theremin

  NSynth - Hybrid Instruments (at Google Experiments)
  Tony-B (Retro Synthesizer)
  Viktor NV-1 (Synthesizer)
  Web Synths

Drum Machines
  Cyber Pattern Player (at PBS Kids)
  Groove Pizza (Drum Sequencer)
  Make Beats (at Ableton Learning Music)
  Rhythm (at Chrome Musioc Lab)
  Type Drummer

Music Utilities
  Acoustic Guitar Tuner (at
  Google Metronome (Just search 'metronome')
  Autochords (Chord Progressions)
  Guitar Tuner
  Highly Accessible Metronome
  Metronome Online
  Online Metronome (at iMusic School)
  Virtual Guitar Tuner

Collaborative Music Makers
  Multi-Player Piano
  Shared Piano - Collaborative Tool (at Chrome Music Labs)

Voice Recorders/Podcast Makers
  Acast Podcast Creation and Hosting (Signup reqd.)
  Animate From Audio (at Adobe Express)
  Audiopal (Voice Recorder)
  Blabberize (Add your voice to an animated picture)
  Clash (Make Messages with Popular Audio Samples)
  Clyp It (Voice Recorder)
  Huffduffer (Podcasting Tool)
  Online Voice Recorder (with trimming tool)
  Pinecast (Low-cost Podcast Hosting)
  Reverb Record (Record your voice and share it)
  Sound Cite (Place audio within lines of text)
  Speak Pipe Voice Recorder
  Spotify For Podcasters
  Sodaphonic (Audio Recorder and Editor)
  Twisted Wave (Sound Recorder and Editor)
  Vocaroo - Voice Recorder
  Voki (Create Talking Avatars)
  Zencastr - Podcast Hosting (Free version available)

Text-to-Speech Readers/Voicemakers
  Abair (An Focal Scríofa go Caint Bheo!)
  Amazon Polly (Not Free)
  Big Speak
  Fake You (Famous characters read your text)
  Free Text to Speech Reader
  From Text To Speech.Com
  Headliner Voices (Celebrities read your text)
  iSpeech Text-to-Speech
  Read The Words
  Read 2 Me (Create podcasts from articles)
  Sound of Text (Convert Text to Sound)
  Speech Gen
  Talkify (Website Reader)
  Text 2
  Uber Duck (Make AI Voiceovers)
  Voice Maker
  Voicepods (Turn Text into Soundfiles)

Sound File Editors
  Audio Mass (Audio Editor)
  Cut MP3 (MP3 cutter)
  Enhance Speech (from Adobe)
  Online Audio Cutter (
  Online Audio Joiner (Stitches sound flies together)
  Pitch Shifter (Change key/pitch of music file)
  Sodaphonic (Audio Recorder and Editor)
  Time Stretcher (Change tempo of music file)
  Twisted Wave (Sound Recorder and Editor)

Sound File Collection Makers
  Callbreaker (Fake PC and Smartphone Sounds)

Tool Collections
  Chrome Music Lab
  123 Apps

File Conversion
  Convert Files
  Dirpy (Convert YouTube video to MP3)
  Free YouTube to MP3 Converter (at Ace Thinker)
  Mp3ify (YouTube video to MP3)
  Video Converter (YouTube to MP3, MP4, etc.)
  YT MP3 (YouTube to MP3 Conversion)

Best Free Non-online Alternatives
  Audacity - Records, Edits and Converts (Download and Installation Reqd.)
  Wave Pad - Sound Recorder and Editor (Download and Installation Reqd.)

Updated 4 March 2024

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