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What is Audacity?

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. 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.
  • Cut, copy, splice or mix sounds together.
  • Change the speed or pitch of a recording.And more! See the complete list of features.

Source: Audacity: About Audacity Unknown. "Audacity: About Audacity.", n.d. Web. 23 Mar 2014. .

"How to Have Fun with Sound" by Audacitydemo

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Source: Audacity: Free Audio Editor and Recorder Unknown. "Audacity: Free Audio Editor and Recorder.", 2014. Web. 23 Mar 2014. .

Part 1: Audacity Installation and Use for Teachers - Download and Install

How to Download and Install Audacity.

Part 2: Audacity Installation and Use for Teachers - Recording

How to record narration and other audio with Audacity.

Part 3: Audacity Installation and Use for Teachers - Editing

Editing audio with Audacity.