Debian Multimedia Project
Summary
The Debian Multimedia Pure Blend contains 607 packages which are grouped by metapackages. Each metapackage will cause the installation of packages for a specific topic. The following table lists the metapackages of Debian Multimedia

Tasks page

This is a list of the Tasks Debian Multimedia is made of:

Table of contents

Ambisonics - Packages for working with ambisonics (3D surround sound)

This metapackage will install packages you need when working with ambisonics.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Aliki
Measurement tool for Impulse Responses
Amb-plugins
ambisonics LADSPA plugins
Ambdec
Ambisonic decoder for first and second order
Ardour
the digital audio workstation
Ardour3
transitional dummy package for ardour
Drc
digital room correction
Jackd
JACK Audio Connection Kit (default server package)
Japa
JACK and ALSA Perceptual Analyser
Jconvolver
Convolution reverb Engine for JACK
Jconvolver-config-files
Demo config files for jconvolver
Libambix-dev
AMBIsonics eXchange library (development files)
Libambix-utils
AMBIsonics eXchange library (utilities)
Pd-ambix
AMBIsonics eXchange objects for Pure Data
Pd-iemambi
Pd-objects for Ambisonics sound spatialization
Qjackctl
User interface for controlling the JACK sound server
Soundscaperenderer
tool for real-time spatial audio reproduction
Tetraproc
Tetrahedral Microphone Processor for Ambisonic Recording
Zita-rev1
pro-audio reverb effect

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Non-mixer
live mixer with effects plugin hosting and ambisonics

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Ambix-plugins
ambiX Ambisonics plug-in suite
Pd-iem-bin-ambi
binaural spatial audio for Pure Data using Ambisonics

No known packages available

Ambidecodertoolbox
a collection of tools for creating Ambisonic decoders

Animation - Packages for creating animations

This metapackage will install packages for designed to create and view 2D and 3D animations for concerts, theatre and dance performances, feature films and promotional screenings.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Blender
Very fast and versatile 3D modeller/renderer
Create-resources
shared resources for use by creative applications
Gimp
GNU Image Manipulation Program
Gimp-gap
animation package for the GIMP
Gpac
GPAC Project on Advanced Content - utilities
Mandelbulber2
3D fractal renderer and animator
Opencollada-tools
Command line tool for validating COLLADA files
Qstopmotion
Application for creating stop-motion animation movies
Stopmotion
create stop-motion animations
Synfig
vector-based 2D animation renderer
Synfigstudio
vector-based 2D animation package (graphical user interface)
Toonloop
live animation editor
Whitedune
graphical VRML97/X3D viewer, editor, 3D modeller and animation tool

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Gimp-plugin-registry
repository of optional extensions for GIMP

Packaging has started and developers might try the packaging code in VCS

Ogreal
OpenAL plugin for the Ogre Rendering Engine

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Animata
real-time animation software
Brad
Blender based user interface for Radiance
Colladacoherencytest
check the coherency of COLLADA files
Flif
Free Lossless Image Format (FLIF) encoder/decoder
Fluxus
Rapid prototyping, playing and learning environment for 3D graphics, sound and games.
Pixelstruct
structure-from-motion visualizer for 3D scenes
Qavimator
BVH animation editor for 3D virtual worlds (secondlife)

Audio plugins - Audio processing plugins, synths and virtual instruments

This metapackage installs plugins that are useful for creating and processing audio.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Abgate
LV2 noise gate plugin
Amb-plugins
ambisonics LADSPA plugins
Ambdec
Ambisonic decoder for first and second order
Ams
Realtime modular synthesizer for ALSA
Audiofile-tools
sfinfo and sfconvert tools
Autotalent
pitch correction LADSPA plugin
Avw.lv2
collection of Voltage Controlled LV2 modules
Blepvco
LADSPA, minBLEP-based, hard-sync-capable oscillator plugins
Blop
Bandlimited wavetable-based oscillator plugins for LADSPA hosts
Calf-plugins
Calf Studiogear - audio effects and sound generators
Caps
C* Audio Plugin Suite
Csladspa
LADSPA plugin for Csound
Csoundqt
frontend for the csound sound processor
Drumkv1
old-school drum-kit sampler - standalone
Dssi-host-jack
Example of DSSI host
Dssi-utils
Command-line utilities for sending commands to DSSI plugins
Eq10q
LV2 plugins bundle
Ffmsindex
Command line tool to create ffms2 index files
Fil-plugins
parametric equalizer LADSPA plugin
Fluidsynth-dssi
DSSI wrapper for the FluidSynth SoundFont-playing synthesizer
Fomp
collection of LV2 audio plugins
Ghostess
A graphical DSSI plugin host
Hexter
Yamaha DX7 modeling DSSI plugin
Invada-studio-plugins-ladspa
Invada Studio Plugins - a set of LADSPA audio plugins
Invada-studio-plugins-lv2
Invada Studio Plugins - a set of LV2 audio plugins
Ir.lv2
LV2 IR reverb
Jack-rack
LADSPA effects "rack" for JACK
Jalv
tool to run LV2 plugins as stand-alone applications
Jconvolver
Convolution reverb Engine for JACK
Ladspa-sdk
sample tools for linux-audio-dev plugin architecture
Ladspalist
List LADSPA plugins for use by LADSPA UGen
Libasound2-plugin-equal
equalizer plugin for ALSA
Ll-scope
an oscilloscope DSSI plugin
Lv2fil
Stereo and mono LV2 plugins, four-band parametric equalisers
Lv2file
Command-line program to apply LV2 effects to audio files
Lv2proc
command line effect processor
Lv2vocoder
LV2 vocoder plugin
Mcp-plugins
LADSPA plugins designed for Alsa Modular Synth
Mda-lv2
Paul Kellett's MDA plugins ported to LV2
Naspro-bridges
collection of bridges to LV2
Nekobee
Simple single-oscillator DSSI plugin
Omins
collection of LADSPA plugins aimed at modular synthesizers
Rev-plugins
reverb LADSPA plugin
Rubberband-ladspa
LADSPA plugin for audio pitch-shifting
Samplv1
polyphonic sampler synthesizer - standalone
Sc3-plugins
Community collection of UGen plugins for SuperCollider
Sc3-plugins-language
sclang class files of UGen plugins for SuperCollider
Sc3-plugins-server
Compiled scsynth UGen plugins for SuperCollider
Setbfree
DSP tonewheel organ
Sineshaper
Monophonic synth plugin with two oscillators and waveshapers
Slv2-doc
Documentation for SLV2
Slv2-jack
Jack support for LV2 plugins
So-synth-lv2
Set of synthesizers for the LV2 plugin format
Ste-plugins
stereo LADSPA plugins
Swh-lv2
Steve Harris's SWH plugins ported to LV2
Swh-plugins
Steve Harris's LADSPA plugins
Synthv1
old-school polyphonic synthesizer - standalone
Tap-plugins
Tom's Audio Processing LADSPA plugins
Vamp-plugin-sdk
audio analysis and feature extraction plugins (SDK)
Vco-plugins
LADSPA plugin sporting anti-aliased oscillators
Vlevel
Levelling audio filter as command-line tool and LADSPA/JACK plugin
Vocproc
LV2 plugin for pitch shifting and vocoding
Wah-plugins
auto-wah LADSPA plugin
Whysynth
DSSI Soft Synth Interface
Wsynth-dssi
hack on Xsynth-DSSI to allow wavetable synthesis
X42-plugins
Collection of LV2 plugins
Xsynth-dssi
classic-analog (VCOs-VCF-VCA) style software synthesizer
Zam-plugins
Collection of LV2, LADSPA, LINUX-VST and JACK plugins
Zita-at1
JACK autotuner
Zynadd
ZynAddSubFX engines converted to LV2 plugin format
Zynaddsubfx-dssi
dssi plugin of zynaddsubfx
Zynjacku
JACK based host for LV2 synths and LV2 plugins

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Csound-doc
documentation for csound
Jcgui
a simple Host wrap around jconvolver/jconv
Zita-rev1
pro-audio reverb effect

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Carla
audio plugin host supporting LADSPA, DSSI, LV2, VST2/3 & AU formats
Ingen
modular audio processing system

No known packages available

Camomile
dynamic plugin that allows to load and to control Pure Data patches inside a DAW

Audio utilities - packages for manipulating & cataloging music and audio

This metapackage installs programs and plugins for manipulating & cataloging music and audio. This includes stretching audio in time, breaking it into segments, the detection of pitch, beat and silence, and transcoding between file formats. It also includes tools to assist maintaining music collections by detecting duplicates, tagging metadata and dealing with cover art and album information.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Aubio-tools
library for audio segmentation -- utilities
Audiotools
Collection of audio handling programs for the command line
Bs1770gain
measure and adjust audio and video sound loudness
Cd-discid
CDDB DiscID utility
Easytag
GTK+ editor for audio file tags
Easytag-nautilus
Nautilus extension for easytag
Ecatools
multitrack-capable audio recorder and effect processor (tools)
Flactag
Tagger for whole-album FLAC files using data from MusicBrainz
Glyrc
command-line interface to libglyr
Gmusicbrowser
graphical jukebox for large music collections
Isrcsubmit
extract ISRCs from audio CDs and submit them to MusicBrainz
Libambix-utils
AMBIsonics eXchange library (utilities)
Libmysofa-utils
library to read HRTFs stored in the AES69-2015 SOFA format - utilities
Mediaconch
implementation and policy checker, reporter and fixer for media files
Mhwaveedit
Simple and fast GTK2 sound editor
Mp3fs
FUSE filesystem for transcoding FLAC to MP3 on the fly
Pacpl
multi-purpose audio converter/ripper/tagger script
Paulstretch
Extreme sound time-stretch
Playitslowly
Plays back audio files at a different speed or pitch
Rezound
Audio file editor
Rubberband-cli
audio time-stretching and pitch-shifting utility
Rubberband-ladspa
LADSPA plugin for audio pitch-shifting
Rubberband-vamp
Vamp plugins using Rubber Band
Silan
commandline tool to detect silence in audio-files
Snd
Sound file editor
Snd-gtk-jack
Sound file editor (GTK+ user interface - JACK)
Snd-gtk-pulse
Sound file editor (GTK+ user interface - PulseAudio)
Snd-nox
Sound file editor (cmdline)
Sonic-visualiser
viewing and analysing the contents of music audio files
Soundconverter
GNOME application to convert audio files into other formats
Soundstretch
Stretches and pitch-shifts sound independently
Sox
Swiss army knife of sound processing
Stretchplayer
Audio file player with time stretch and pitch shifting
Vorbis-tools
several Ogg Vorbis tools
Wavbreaker
tool to split wave files into multiple chunks
Wavpack
audio codec (lossy and lossless) - encoder and decoder
Xcfa
X Convert File Audio
Zita-resampler
resampler application written with libzita-resampler

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Ardour
the digital audio workstation
Ardour3
transitional dummy package for ardour
Audacity
fast, cross-platform audio editor
Cdrdao
records CDs in Disk-At-Once (DAO) mode
Ecasound
multitrack-capable audio recorder and effect processor
Fische
stand-alone sound visualisation for Linux
Parlatype
Minimal audio player for manual speech transcription
Python-libavg
High-level development platform for media-centric applications
Qtractor
MIDI/Audio multi-track sequencer application
Rosegarden
music editor and MIDI/audio sequencer
Spek
acoustic spectrum analyser

Debian packages in New queue (hopefully available soon)

Pragha
debug symbols for pragha

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Audioseg
toolkit dedicated to audio segmentation
Cutmp3
small and fast command line MP3 editor
Dcadec
DTS Coherent Acoustics decoder - shared library
Fdmf
find duplicate music files
Ffmulticonverter
graphical multi format converter
Fuoco-converter
Universal audio and video converter
Gmpc-plugin-coveramazon
Download cover art and album information from the amazon web service
Mp3cat
reads, writes, splits and combines MP3 files
Mp3mesa
MP3 ripper for CD to MP3 conversions
Mp3packer
lossless rearranger of MP3 files to make them smaller
Mpcut
Visual MP3 editor (lossless)
Nautilus-sound-converter
Nautilus extension to convert audio file formats
Odvr
USB-enabled Olympus DVR
Playdar
music content resolver
Playlist
audio file format conversion script with streaming capabilities
Qrest
set of tools for calculations on musical values
Qwinff
Qt4 GUI for FFmpeg

Broadcasting - Packages for broadcasting media publicly or in the home

Metapackage which installs packages for broadcasters, cinemas, or home users (e.g. streaming & media servers).

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Camorama
gnome utility to view and save images from a webcam
Crtmpserver
High performance RTMP/RTSP streaming server
Darkice
Live audio streamer
Dleyna-renderer
DBus service to interact with DLNA Digital Media Renderers
Dleyna-server
DBus service to interact with DLNA Digital Media Servers
Dvblast
Simple and powerful dvb-streaming application
Flumotion
Fluendo Streaming Server - manager, worker and admin
Forked-daapd
DAAP/DACP (iTunes) server, support for AirPlay and Roku devices
Gerbera
UPnP MediaServer
Gmediaserver
UPnP Mediaserver
Groovebasin
music player server with a web-based user interface
Icecast2
streaming media server
Ices2
Ogg Vorbis streaming source for Icecast 2
Idjc
graphical shoutcast/icecast client
Kodi
Open Source Home Theatre (executable binaries)
Kodi-eventclients-kodi-send
Open Source Home Theatre (Event Client Kodi-SEND package)
Kodi-eventclients-ps3
Open Source Home Theatre (Event Client PS3 package)
Kodi-eventclients-wiiremote
Open Source Home Theatre (Event Client WII Remote support package)
Kodi-pvr-argustv
ARGUS TV PVR addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-dvbviewer
DVBViewer Kodi PVR Addon
Kodi-pvr-hdhomerun
HDHomeRun PVR Addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-hts
Kodi PVR Addon TvHeadend Hts
Kodi-pvr-iptvsimple
IPTV Simple Client Kodi PVR Addon
Kodi-pvr-mediaportal-tvserver
MediaPortal's TV-Server PVR addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-mythtv
MythTV PVR Addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-nextpvr
NextPVR PVR addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-njoy
NJOY PVR Addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-vdr-vnsi
Kodi PVR Addon VDR VNSI
Kodi-pvr-vuplus
Vu+/Enigma2 PVR Addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-wmc
WMC PVR Addon for Kodi
Mediatomb
UPnP MediaServer (main package)
Multicat
Set of tools for multicast and transport stream manipulation
Pulseaudio-dlna
Stream audio to DLNA devices and Chromecasts
Tsdecrypt
decrypt MPEG transport stream
Vdr-plugin-vnsiserver
VDR plugin to provide PVR backend services for Kodi
Voctomix
Full-HD Software Live-Video-Mixer
Xbmc-pvr-argustv
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-demo
XBMC PVR Demo Addon
Xbmc-pvr-dvbviewer
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-iptvsimple
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-mediaportal-tvserver
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-mythtv-cmyth
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-nextpvr
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-njoy
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-tvheadend-hts
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-vdr-vnsi
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-vuplus
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-wmc
transitional dummy package

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Videolan-doc
documentation for the VideoLAN streaming solution
Vlc
multimedia player and streamer

Debian packages in experimental

Mediagoblin
web application for publishing all kinds of media

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Asdcplib
implementation of SMPTE and the MXF Interop "Sound & Picture Track File" format
Opencinematools
tools to create a Digital Cinema Package (DCP)
Qmagneto
TV Electronic Program Guide

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Airtime
A radio program automation and support tool
Aras
open source radio automation system
Celtx
media pre-production software
Dcp-inspect
deep inspection and validation of digital cinema packages
Dcpomatic
Digital Cinema Packages (DCPs) from videos, images and sound files
Deefuzzer
an easy and instant media streaming tool
Fuppes
FUPPES is a free multiplatform UPnP (TM) A/V Media Server
Gallery3
web-based photo album written in PHP
Ingex
tapeless television production software
Kodiplatform
Kodi platform support library -- development files
Nuvolaplayer
cloud music integration for Linux desktop
Obs
Open Broadcast Software
Opendcp
Open Digital Cinema Package software
Phonon-backend-mplayer
mplayer backend for phonon
Photoshow
A free Web Gallery for your server
Pipelight
load windows NPAPI plugins into linux browsers
Plumi
video sharing Content Management System based on Plone
Ps3-media-server
DLNA UPnP Media Server, dedicated to PS3
Qlc
application to control DMX or analog lighting systems

Csound - Packages for working with Csound

Metapackage which installs packages, libraries, extensions and plug-ins to work with Csound, the grand old audio programming language.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Cecilia
Sound synthesis and audio signal processing environment
Csladspa
LADSPA plugin for Csound
Csound
powerful and versatile sound synthesis software
Csound-doc
documentation for csound
Csound-utils
miscellaneous utilities for the Csound system
Csoundqt
frontend for the csound sound processor
Csoundqt-examples
example scores for csoundqt
Libcsnd6-java
Java bindings for the Csound API
Liblua5.1-luacsnd
Lua bindings for the Csound API
Python-csound
Python bindings for Csound
Python-csoundac
Python bindings for CsoundAC

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Libcsnd-dev
development files for Csound -- C++ API
Libcsound64-dev
development files for Csound
Libcsound64-doc
Csound API documentation
Libcsoundac-dev
development files for CsoundAC
Pd-csound
Csound external for PureData
Rosegarden
music editor and MIDI/audio sequencer

Development - Extra packages for developers and package compiling

This metapackage will install additional software to compile audio software.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Dssi-dev
Header file for compiling DSSI plugins and hosts
Juce-modules-source
Jules' Utility Class Extensions (module sources)
Juce-tools
JUCE's project management tools
Libasound2-dev
shared library for ALSA applications -- development files
Libjack-dev
JACK Audio Connection Kit (development files)
Libjuce-dev
Jules' Utility Class Extensions (headers)
Liblircclient-dev
Transitional placeholder for obsoleted liblircclient-dev
Liblrdf0-dev
liblrdf0 development files
Libsamplerate0-dev
Development files for audio sample rate conversion
Libsndfile1-dev
Development files for libsndfile; a library for reading/writing audio files
Zlib1g-dev
compression library - development

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Automake
Tool for generating GNU Standards-compliant Makefiles
Build-essential
Informational list of build-essential packages
Cmake
cross-platform, open-source make system
Cmake-curses-gui
curses based user interface for CMake (ccmake)
Cvs
Concurrent Versions System
Fluid
Fast Light Toolkit - user interface designer
Git-core
fast, scalable, distributed revision control system (obsolete)
Libfftw3-dev
Library for computing Fast Fourier Transforms - development
Libmxml-dev
small XML parsing library (development)
Libqt4-dev
Qt 4 development files
Libxml++2.6-dev
C++ interface to the GNOME XML library (libxml2)
Subversion
Advanced version control system
Xutils-dev
X Window System utility programs for development

Djing - Packages for Disk Jockeys

This metapackage will install packages for djing

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Ableton-link-utils
synchronizes musical applications on multiple devices - cmdline utils
Ableton-link-utils-gui
synchronizes musical applications on multiple devices - GUI utils
Ebumeter
loudness measurement according to EBU-R128
Giada
Hardcore Loop Machine
Idjc
graphical shoutcast/icecast client
Mixxx
Digital Disc Jockey Interface
Mp4v2-utils
library to read, create, and modify mp4 files (frontends)
Xwax
open-source vinyl emulation software for Linux

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Easytag
GTK+ editor for audio file tags
Easytag-nautilus
Nautilus extension for easytag
Jackeq
routes and manipulates audio from/to multiple sources
Lame
MP3 encoding library (frontend)
Mp3fs
FUSE filesystem for transcoding FLAC to MP3 on the fly
Terminatorx
realtime audio synthesizer

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Qlc
application to control DMX or analog lighting systems

Beat - Packages for drums & beats

Metapackage which installs packages for making drums and beats.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Dgedit
drum kit editor for DrumGizmo
Drumgizmo
Audio sampler plugin and stand-alone app that simulates a real drum kit
Drumkv1
old-school drum-kit sampler - standalone
Hydrogen
advanced drum machine/step sequencer
Hydrogen-drumkits
drumkits for Hydrogen

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Giada
Hardcore Loop Machine
Gsequencer
Advanced Gtk+ Sequencer audio processing engine
Hydrogen-drumkits-effects
effect drumkits for Hydrogen
Lmms
Linux Multimedia Studio
Puredata
realtime computer music and graphics system
Seq24
Real time MIDI sequencer
Specimen
MIDI controllable audio sampler for GNU/Linux systems

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Non-sequencer
live pattern based MIDI sequencer

Firewire - Packages for your firewire audiocard / interface

This metapackage will install packages to configure your ffado supported firewire audio card.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

A2jmidid
Daemon for exposing legacy ALSA MIDI in JACK MIDI systems
Ffado-dbus-server
FFADO D-Bus server
Ffado-mixer-qt4
FFADO D-Bus mixer applets (QT4)
Ffado-tools
FFADO debugging and firmware tools
Gscanbus
scan IEEE1394 (firewire/i.link) bus
Jackd
JACK Audio Connection Kit (default server package)
Jackd2-firewire
JACK Audio Connection Kit (FFADO and FreeBoB backends)
Libavc1394-tools
control IEEE 1394 audio/video devices (utilities)
Patchage
modular patch bay for Jack audio and Alsa Midi

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Jackd1-firewire
JACK Audio Connection Kit (FFADO backend)

Graphics - Packages for making and editing artwork

This metapackage will install packages for making and editing artwork.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Create-resources
shared resources for use by creative applications
Fractgen
Extensible Fractal Generator
Gem
Graphics Environment for Multimedia - Pure Data library
Gimp
GNU Image Manipulation Program
Gimp-data
Data files for GIMP
Gimp-data-extras
Extra brushes and patterns for GIMP
Gimp-gap
animation package for the GIMP
Gimp-plugin-registry
repository of optional extensions for GIMP
Gimp-ufraw
gimp importer for raw camera images
Iannix
graphical OSC sequencer for digital arts
Mandelbulber2
3D fractal renderer and animator
Opencollada-tools
Command line tool for validating COLLADA files
Openscenegraph-3.4
3D scene graph, utilities and examples (binaries)
Pd-3dp
openGL extensions for PDP
Pd-pdp
Graphics system for Pd
Pd-scaf
Simple Cellular Automaton Forth for PDP
Shutter
feature-rich screenshot program
Whitedune
graphical VRML97/X3D viewer, editor, 3D modeller and animation tool
Yasw
Yet Another Scan Wizard

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Agave
colorscheme designer for the GNOME desktop
Blender
Very fast and versatile 3D modeller/renderer
Enblend
image blending tool
Fontforge
font editor
Fontmatrix
featureful personal font manager
Gegl
Generic Graphics Library Test Program
Hugin
panorama photo stitcher - GUI tools
Inkscape
vector-based drawing program
Metapixel
generator for photomosaics
Nautilus-image-converter
nautilus extension to mass resize or rotate images
Posterazor
splits an image across multiple pages for assembly into a poster
Pstoedit
PostScript and PDF files to editable vector graphics converter
Scribus
Open Source Desktop Page Layout - stable branch
Xsane
featureful graphical frontend for SANE (Scanner Access Now Easy)

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Alchemy
An open drawing project
Animal
An Imaging Library written in C
Animata
real-time animation software
Blimp
photo editor based on adjustment layers
Brad
Blender based user interface for Radiance
Classicprint
adds classic look to your photos
Colladacoherencytest
check the coherency of COLLADA files
Cooka
simple image viewer
Cv
Free software alternative for xv image viewer
Ffmulticonverter
graphical multi format converter
Flif
Free Lossless Image Format (FLIF) encoder/decoder
Fluxus
Rapid prototyping, playing and learning environment for 3D graphics, sound and games.
Inkscape-plugin-qrcode
Inkscape plugin for generating QR codes
Inksmoto
Xmoto level editor
Itktools
command line tools based on the ITK, intended for image processing
Limoo
Image viewer
Mpview
Image viewer and manipulator
Photoflow
A fully non-destructive photo retouching program
Photoqt
image viewer
Printoxx
make photos and texts collages
Python-img2pdf
Lossless conversion of JPEG, JPEG2000 etc. to PDF
Qimageviewer
Simple image viewer
Qosmic
graphical interface for flam3 fractal images
Svgpp
SVG-framework with parsers for various syntaxes and adapters
Xviewer
Image viewer program.
Xviewer-plugins
Set of plugins for xviewer

No known packages available

Pd-gem2pdp
GEM to PDP bridge
Pd-gridflow
A multidimensional dataflow processing library for PureData
Pd-opencv-data
OpenCV bindings for PureData
Pd-pidip
PiDiP Is Definitely In Pieces
Pd-pix-openni
A pure data / Gem external to get Kinect rgb and depth streams

Guitar - Packages for playing with your (virtual) guitar gear

Packages which might be useful when playing guitar, adding guitar effects to your audio streams and / or editing notation and tablature for your guitar music.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Guitarix
Rock guitar amplifier for Jack
Gxtuner
Tuner for Jack
Jack-capture
program for recording soundfiles with jack
Jconvolver
Convolution reverb Engine for JACK
Mustang-plug
control Fender Mustang amplifiers
Rakarrack
Simple and easy guitar effects processor for GNU/Linux

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Frescobaldi
LilyPond sheet music text editor
Lilypond
program for typesetting sheet music
Musescore
Free music composition and notation software
Stretchplayer
Audio file player with time stretch and pitch shifting
Tuxguitar
Multitrack guitar tablature editor and player (gp3 to gp5)

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Gtrex
Guitar Exerciser

Jack - JACK (Jack Audio Connection Kit) and ALSA related packages

This metapackage will install pro audio JACK (Jack Audio Connection Kit) and ALSA related packages.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

A2jmidid
Daemon for exposing legacy ALSA MIDI in JACK MIDI systems
Aj-snapshot
make snapshots of JACK connections
Alsa-tools
Console based ALSA utilities for specific hardware
Alsa-tools-gui
GUI based ALSA utilities for specific hardware
Alsa-utils
Utilities for configuring and using ALSA
Faad
freeware Advanced Audio Decoder player
Flac
Free Lossless Audio Codec - command line tools
Flake
Alternative encoder for the Free Lossless Audio Codec
Gjacktransport
access to the JACK's transport mechanism as touchable slider
Jaaa
audio signal generator and spectrum analyser
Jack-midi-clock
JACK client that sends MIDI beat clock pulses
Jack-stdio
program to pipe audio-data from and to JACK
Jack-tools
various JACK tools: dl, record, scope, osc, plumbing, udp, play, transport
Jackd
JACK Audio Connection Kit (default server package)
Jackd1
JACK Audio Connection Kit (server and example clients)
Jackd2
JACK Audio Connection Kit (server and example clients)
Jackmeter
a basic command line meter for the JACK audio system
Jacktrip
high-quality system for audio network performances
Jalv
tool to run LV2 plugins as stand-alone applications
Jmeters
multichannel audio level meter
Jnoise
white and pink noise generator
Jnoisemeter
audio test signals meter
Kmetronome
ALSA MIDI Metronome
Libclalsadrv2
ALSA driver C++ access library
Linuxptp
Precision Time Protocol (PTP, IEEE1588) implementation for Linux
Mudita24
ALSA GUI control tool for Envy24 (ice1712) soundcards
Patchage
modular patch bay for Jack audio and Alsa Midi
Projectm-data
Advanced Milkdrop-compatible music visualization library - data
Projectm-jack
projectM JackAudio module
Projectm-pulseaudio
projectM PulseAudio module
Qasconfig
ALSA configuration browser
Qashctl
mixer for ALSA's High level Control Interface
Qasmixer
ALSA mixer for the desktop
Qjackctl
User interface for controlling the JACK sound server
Qjackrcd
Qt4 application to record JACK server outputs
Qmidinet
MIDI Network Gateway via UDP/IP Multicast
Rotter
JACK client for transmission recording and audio logging
Rtirq-init
startup script for realtime-preempt enabled kernels
Rtkit
Realtime Policy and Watchdog Daemon
Silentjack
silence detector for the JACK audio system
Sndio-tools
Small audio and MIDI framework from OpenBSD, basic tools
Sndiod
Small audio and MIDI framework from OpenBSD, sound server
Volti
control audio volume from system tray/notification area
Vorbis-tools
several Ogg Vorbis tools
Zita-ajbridge
alsa to jack bridge
Zita-alsa-pcmi-utils
Two simple demo programs zita-alsa-pcmi library
Zita-bls1
binaural stereo signals converter
Zita-lrx
Command line jack application providing crossover filters
Zita-mu1
organise stereo monitoring for Jack Audio Connection Kit
Zita-njbridge
Jack clients to transmit multichannel audio over a local IP network

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Bitmeter
diagnosis tool for JACK audio software
Pnmixer
Simple mixer application for system tray

Debian packages in contrib or non-free

Midisport-firmware
Firmware loader for M-Audio's MidiSport devices

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Audio-science-hpi
AudioScience device driver, firmware and utilities
Carla
audio plugin host supporting LADSPA, DSSI, LV2, VST2/3 & AU formats
Jack-oscrolloscope
Simple waveform viewer for JACK
Jack-smf-utils
two utilities - jack-smf-player and jack-smf-recorder
Jackmix
A matrix audio mixer for Jack using Qt
Ngjackpsa
simple LADSPA hosts for the JACK Audio Connection Kit
Openlase
-- Laser show software for soundcard operation
Pacmixer
an alsamixer alike for PulseAudio

Ladi - LADI, Linuxaudio session management, packages

This metapackage will install packages for ladish.org.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

A2jmidid
Daemon for exposing legacy ALSA MIDI in JACK MIDI systems
Das-watchdog
solves system lock-ups by making all processes non-realtime
Jackd
JACK Audio Connection Kit (default server package)
Ladish
session management system for JACK applications
Laditools
Linux Audio Desktop Integration Tools

Looping - Packages for looping music and audio

Metapackage which installs packages with the aim to loop your audio (and midi).

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Composite
Live performance sequencer
Giada
Hardcore Loop Machine
Goattracker
C64 music editor
Sooperlooper
Looping Sampler

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Ardour
the digital audio workstation
Ardour3
transitional dummy package for ardour
Freewheeling
live looping musical instrument
Kluppe
loop-player and recorder designed for live use
Rosegarden
music editor and MIDI/audio sequencer
Seq24
Real time MIDI sequencer

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Non-sequencer
live pattern based MIDI sequencer

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Loopdub
Software for live audio loop manipulation
Superboucle
Loop based software fully controllable with any midi device

Midi - MIDI related packages

This metapackage will install packages useful for MIDI, including trackers, MIDI synths and virtual keyboards.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

A2jmidid
Daemon for exposing legacy ALSA MIDI in JACK MIDI systems
Abcmidi
converter from ABC to MIDI format and back
Fluid-soundfont-gm
Fluid (R3) General MIDI SoundFont (GM)
Fluidsynth
Real-time MIDI software synthesizer
Giada
Hardcore Loop Machine
Gmidimonitor
GTK+ application that shows MIDI events
Goattracker
C64 music editor
Jack-keyboard
Virtual MIDI keyboard for JACK MIDI
Jack-midi-clock
JACK client that sends MIDI beat clock pulses
Kmetronome
ALSA MIDI Metronome
Midisnoop
MIDI monitor and prober
Milkytracker
music creation tool inspired by Fast Tracker 2
Petri-foo
MIDI controllable audio sampler - successor of specimen
Pmidi
command line midi player for ALSA
Qmidiarp
MIDI arpeggiator for ALSA
Qmidinet
MIDI Network Gateway via UDP/IP Multicast
Qmidiroute
MIDI event router and filter
Qsynth
fluidsynth MIDI sound synthesiser front-end
Qtractor
MIDI/Audio multi-track sequencer application
Qxgedit
MIDI System Exclusive files editor
Rumor
Realtime MIDI keyboard to Lilypond converter
Seq24
Real time MIDI sequencer
Showq
MIDI controllable audio player
Vkeybd
Virtual MIDI Keyboard
Yoshimi
software synthesizer originally based on ZynAddSubFX2

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Alsa-utils
Utilities for configuring and using ALSA
Aubio-tools
library for audio segmentation -- utilities
Kmidimon
MIDI monitor using ALSA sequencer and KDE user interface
Lmms
Linux Multimedia Studio
Mididings
MIDI router and processor based on Python
Muse
Qt4-based audio/MIDI sequencer
Rosegarden
music editor and MIDI/audio sequencer
Schism
ImpulseTracker clone aiming at providing the same look&feel
Sfarkxtc
Converts soundfonts from legacy sfArk v2 file format to sf2
Swami
MIDI instrument editor application
Vmpk
Virtual MIDI Piano Keyboard

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Non-sequencer
live pattern based MIDI sequencer

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Grandorgue
Virtual Pipe Organ Software
Jack-smf-utils
two jack utilities for playing & recording midi

Mixing - Packages for mixing and mastering your music

This metapackage will install software to do mixing and mastering.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Ardour
the digital audio workstation
Aubio-tools
library for audio segmentation -- utilities
Audacity
fast, cross-platform audio editor
Ebumeter
loudness measurement according to EBU-R128
Gwc
Audio file denoiser
Jaaa
audio signal generator and spectrum analyser
Jack-mixer
JACK Audio Mixer
Japa
JACK and ALSA Perceptual Analyser
Jkmeter
horizontal or vertical bargraph audio level meter for Jack Audio Connection Kit
Jmeters
multichannel audio level meter
Jnoisemeter
audio test signals meter
Libsox-fmt-all
All SoX format libraries
Meterbridge
Collection of Audio meters for the JACK audio server
Pymappergui
Graphical User Interface for libmapper
Qashctl
mixer for ALSA's High level Control Interface
Qasmixer
ALSA mixer for the desktop
Vlevel
Levelling audio filter as command-line tool and LADSPA/JACK plugin
Wmix
Dockapp mixer for OSS

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Brp-pacu
audio analysis tool
Jamin
Audio mastering from a mixed down multitrack source with JACK
Mhwaveedit
Simple and fast GTK2 sound editor
Nama
Ecasound-based multitrack recorder/mixer
Pnmixer
Simple mixer application for system tray
Rezound
Audio file editor
Silan
commandline tool to detect silence in audio-files
Sonic-visualiser
viewing and analysing the contents of music audio files
Soundconverter
GNOME application to convert audio files into other formats
Sox
Swiss army knife of sound processing

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Non-mixer
live mixer with effects plugin hosting and ambisonics

No known packages available

Arpage
MIDI Arpeggiator with JACK Tempo Sync.

Musician - Packages for musicians

This metapackage will install packages useful for musicians. It includes metronomes, instrument tuners and music notation software.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Ableton-link-utils
synchronizes musical applications on multiple devices - cmdline utils
Ableton-link-utils-gui
synchronizes musical applications on multiple devices - GUI utils
Gtklick
simple metronome GUI for JACK
Klick
advanced metronome for JACK
Kmetronome
ALSA MIDI Metronome
Laborejo
music notation workshop
Lilypond
program for typesetting sheet music
Lilypond-data
LilyPond music typesetter (data files)
Musescore
Free music composition and notation software
Rumor
Realtime MIDI keyboard to Lilypond converter
Solfege
Ear training software

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Denemo
GTK+ front end to GNU Lilypond
Fmit
Free Music Instrument Tuner
Frescobaldi
LilyPond sheet music text editor
Mma
Musical MIDI Accompaniment Generator
Nted
Musical score editor
Rosegarden
music editor and MIDI/audio sequencer
Stretchplayer
Audio file player with time stretch and pitch shifting

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Impro-visor
Jazz Improvisation Advisor for the Improviser
Lyricue
The GNU Lyric Display System

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Audiveris
Optical Music Recognition module
Bmc
Braille Music Compiler
Linuxband
GUI front-end for MMA (Musical MIDI Accompaniment)
Lute-tab
Typesetter for lute tablature
Ly2video
generating videos from LilyPond projects
Mingus
advanced music theory and notation package
Qrest
set of tools for calculations on musical values

Photography - Packages for working with digital photography

This metapackage will install packages for working with digital photography including viewing, manipulating, editing, scanning and printing of images, converting between image formats, uploading to websites, and compiling and publishing collections, galleries and photo albums.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Darktable
virtual lighttable and darkroom for photographers
Digikam
digital photo management application for KDE
Enblend
image blending tool
Enfuse
image exposure blending tool
Entangle
Tethered Camera Control & Capture
Exif
command-line utility to show EXIF information in JPEG files
F-spot
personal photo management application
Facedetect
simple face detector for batch processing
Feh
imlib2 based image viewer
Fgallery
static HTML+JavaScript photo album generator
Gimp
GNU Image Manipulation Program
Gimp-data
Data files for GIMP
Gimp-data-extras
Extra brushes and patterns for GIMP
Gimp-plugin-registry
repository of optional extensions for GIMP
Gimp-ufraw
gimp importer for raw camera images
Gphoto2
digital camera command-line client
Gphotofs
filesystem to mount digital cameras
Hugin
panorama photo stitcher - GUI tools
Luminance-hdr
graphical user interface providing a workflow for HDR imaging
Nautilus-image-converter
nautilus extension to mass resize or rotate images
Opencolorio-doc
complete color management solution - documentation
Opencolorio-tools
complete color management solution - utilities
Openexr
command-line tools for the OpenEXR image format
Openimageio-tools
Library for reading and writing images - command line tools
Pfsglview
command line HDR manipulation programs (OpenGL/GLUT viewer)
Pfstools
command line HDR manipulation programs
Pfsview
command line HDR manipulation programs (Qt viewer)
Pngquant
PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image optimising utility
Qtpfsgui
luminance-hdr transitional package

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Create-resources
shared resources for use by creative applications
Dvd-slideshow
set of tools to create DVD slideshows with menus
Ffdiaporama
Movie creator from photos and video clips
Kodi
Open Source Home Theatre (executable binaries)
Kodi-eventclients-kodi-send
Open Source Home Theatre (Event Client Kodi-SEND package)
Kodi-eventclients-ps3
Open Source Home Theatre (Event Client PS3 package)
Kodi-eventclients-wiiremote
Open Source Home Theatre (Event Client WII Remote support package)
Kodi-pvr-vdr-vnsi
Kodi PVR Addon VDR VNSI
Pfstmo
set of tone mapping operators
Posterazor
splits an image across multiple pages for assembly into a poster
Pstoedit
PostScript and PDF files to editable vector graphics converter
Xbmc
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-argustv
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-demo
XBMC PVR Demo Addon
Xbmc-pvr-dvbviewer
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-iptvsimple
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-mediaportal-tvserver
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-mythtv-cmyth
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-nextpvr
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-njoy
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-tvheadend-hts
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-vdr-vnsi
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-vuplus
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-wmc
transitional dummy package
Xsane
featureful graphical frontend for SANE (Scanner Access Now Easy)
Yasw
Yet Another Scan Wizard

Debian packages in experimental

Mediagoblin
web application for publishing all kinds of media

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Animal
An Imaging Library written in C
Blimp
photo editor based on adjustment layers
Booh
image classifier and web album generator
Classicprint
adds classic look to your photos
Cooka
simple image viewer
Cv
Free software alternative for xv image viewer
Ffmulticonverter
graphical multi format converter
Gallery3
web-based photo album written in PHP
Itktools
command line tools based on the ITK, intended for image processing
Juploadr
Picture uploader for flickr and zoomr
Krokus
program for printing photos
Limoo
Image viewer
Mpview
Image viewer and manipulator
Openphoto
A photo application to store photos on Dropbox etc.
Oqapy
Photographic workflow application
Pfscalibration
photometric calibration of cameras
Photoflow
A fully non-destructive photo retouching program
Photoqt
image viewer
Photoshow
A free Web Gallery for your server
Printoxx
make photos and texts collages
Pvcam-utils
utilities for using the Photometrics Coolsnap ES camera
Pycasa
A python application to manage Picasa photo albums
Python-img2pdf
Lossless conversion of JPEG, JPEG2000 etc. to PDF
Qimageviewer
Simple image viewer
Xviewer
Image viewer program.
Xviewer-plugins
Set of plugins for xviewer

No known packages available

Neural-enhance
Super Resolution for images using deep learning

Players - Packages which makes your multimedia tools complete

This metapackage will install additional 'consumer' multimedia software.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Audacious
small and fast audio player which supports lots of formats
Browser-plugin-vlc
multimedia plugin for web browsers based on VLC
Bs1770gain
measure and adjust audio and video sound loudness
Cantata
Qt client for the music player daemon (MPD)
Cmus
lightweight ncurses audio player
Faad
freeware Advanced Audio Decoder player
Flactag
Tagger for whole-album FLAC files using data from MusicBrainz
Freetuxtv
Internet television and radio player
Gecko-mediaplayer
Multimedia plug-in for Gecko browsers
Glyrc
command-line interface to libglyr
Gmerlin
multiformat media player
Gmerlin-encoders-extra
MJPEG encoders for Gmerlin
Gmerlin-encoders-ffmpeg
ffmpeg encoders for Gmerlin
Gmerlin-encoders-good
patent-free encoders for Gmerlin
Gmerlin-plugins-avdecoder
avdecoder plugins for Gmerlin
Gmusicbrowser
graphical jukebox for large music collections
Gnome-mplayer
GTK+ interface for MPlayer
Gpac
GPAC Project on Advanced Content - utilities
Groovebasin
music player server with a web-based user interface
Guayadeque
lightweight music player
Isrcsubmit
extract ISRCs from audio CDs and submit them to MusicBrainz
Kodi
Open Source Home Theatre (executable binaries)
Mjpegtools
MJPEG capture/editing/replay and MPEG encoding toolset
Mjpegtools-gtk
MJPEG capture/editing/replay and MPEG encoding toolset (GTK+ frontend)
Moc
ncurses based console audio player
Mopidy-internetarchive
Mopidy extension for playing music from the Internet Archive
Mopidy-local-sqlite
Mopidy extension for keeping your local library in SQLite
Mopidy-podcast
Mopidy extension for searching and browsing podcasts
Mopidy-podcast-itunes
Mopidy extension for searching and browsing iTunes podcasts
Mopidy-somafm
Mopidy extension for playing music from SomaFM
Mopidy-youtube
Mopidy extension for playing music from YouTube
Mp3fs
FUSE filesystem for transcoding FLAC to MP3 on the fly
Mp4v2-utils
library to read, create, and modify mp4 files (frontends)
Mpd-sima
Automagically add titles to MPD playlist
Mpeg2dec
Simple libmpeg2 video decoder application
Mpg123
MPEG layer 1/2/3 audio player
Opencubicplayer
UNIX port of Open Cubic Player
Parlatype
Minimal audio player for manual speech transcription
Showq
MIDI controllable audio player
Silan
commandline tool to detect silence in audio-files
Smplayer
Complete front-end for MPlayer and mpv
Smplayer-themes
complete front-end for MPlayer - icon themes
Smtube
YouTube videos browser
Streamtuner2
Browser for Internet Radio Stations
Videolan-doc
documentation for the VideoLAN streaming solution
Vlc
multimedia player and streamer
Vlc-plugin-jack
Jack audio plugins for VLC
Xbmc
transitional dummy package

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Aqualung
Gapless Gtk-based audio player
Audacious-plugins
Base plugins for audacious
Audiotools
Collection of audio handling programs for the command line
Easytag
GTK+ editor for audio file tags
Easytag-nautilus
Nautilus extension for easytag
Vdr-plugin-vnsiserver
VDR plugin to provide PVR backend services for Kodi

Debian packages in experimental

Mediagoblin
web application for publishing all kinds of media

Debian packages in New queue (hopefully available soon)

Pragha
debug symbols for pragha

Packaging has started and developers might try the packaging code in VCS

Baka-mplayer
Baka MPlayer - The mpv based media player
Deadbeef
Ultimate music player for GNU/Linux systems
Sayonara
Small and lightweight music player.

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Beatbox
A music player written in vala
Castnow
command-line chromecast player
Cloudruby
Ncurses player for Soundcloud tracks
Despotify
Open source client for Spotify
Eina-player
Simple music player based on gtk3 and gstreamer
Flac123
command-line program for playing FLAC audio files
Flash-player-mp3
MP3 flash player for websites
Flashplugin-nonfree-pulse
Non free Flash plugin for Pulse Audio
Foobnix
Simple and Powerful music player for Linux
Fuoco-converter
Universal audio and video converter
Genivi-audio-manager
software framework for low-level car audio management
Gmpc-plugin-coveramazon
Download cover art and album information from the amazon web service
Gstreamer-sharp-1.0
New GI-based bindings to GStreamer 1.x
Ha-audacious
player for GameBoy Advanced(R) chiptunes
Jampal
mp3 song library management system and player
Lastfm-desktop
The official Last.fm desktop application suite
Laudio
HTML5 music player
Libgstreamer-java
a set of java bindings for the gstreamer framework.
Mpcut
Visual MP3 editor (lossless)
Mpdas
mpdas is an AudioScrobbler client for MPD
Mpx
library-oriented media player
Mtpsync
Syncronize files/music with a MTP device
Mudkip-player
an XMMS replacement
Nightingale
audio player and web browser based on the Songbird
Osd-lyrics
An OSD lyric show compatible with various media players
Panucci
Resuming audioplayer
Phonon-backend-mplayer
mplayer backend for phonon
Playdar
music content resolver
Pogo
Probably the simplest and fastest audio player for Linux
Pythm
media players (e.g. mpd, gstreamer, mplayer) GUI frontend
Xplayer
Simple media player based on GStreamer

Pure data - Packages for working with Pure Data

Metapackage which installs packages, externals, libraries and plug-ins to work with Pure Data (aka Pd), a graphical realtime computer music and signal processing language.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Deken
Externals wrangler for Pure Data - upload utility
Gem
Graphics Environment for Multimedia - Pure Data library
Pd-3dp
openGL extensions for PDP
Pd-ableton-link
integration of Ableton Link into Pure Data
Pd-ambix
AMBIsonics eXchange objects for Pure Data
Pd-arraysize
Pd object to report the size of an array
Pd-aubio
aubio external for PureData
Pd-autopreset
simple state saving for Pure Data
Pd-bassemu
Pd object for transistor bass emulation
Pd-beatpipe
realtime scheduler/event-delay/quantizer object for Pd
Pd-boids
Pd library for the "boids" flocking simulator algorithm
Pd-bsaylor
library of FFT-based Pd objects by Ben Saylor
Pd-chaos
Pd library for calculating various chaotic attractors
Pd-cmos
digital logic emulator objects for Pure Data (Pd)
Pd-comport
Pd object for reading and writing to serial ports
Pd-creb
Tom's bag of trick for Pure Data (Pd)
Pd-csound
Csound external for PureData
Pd-cxc
Pd library for working with patterns and numbers
Pd-cyclone
Pd library of clones of Max/MSP 4.5 objects
Pd-deken
Externals wrangler for Pure Data
Pd-deken-apt
Externals wrangler for Pure Data (APT backend)
Pd-earplug
binaural filter based on KEMAR impulse measurement for Pd
Pd-ekext
Pd objects for music information retrieval and polyphony control
Pd-ext13
collection of file and message objects for Pd by dieb13
Pd-extendedview
toolkit for panoramic image creation and projection mapping
Pd-fftease
live spectral sound processors for Pd
Pd-flext-dev
Flext C++ external layer for Pd (development files)
Pd-flite
Speech synthesis for Pd
Pd-freeverb
studio-quality Schroeder/Moorer reverb as a Pd object
Pd-ggee
Pd library of GUI controls, synths, filters, and more
Pd-gil
Geometry Interaction Library for Pure Data / Gem
Pd-hcs
Pd library of experiments in UNIX, the Pd GUI, and more
Pd-hexloader
enable Pd-objects with funny characters
Pd-hid
Pd object for getting data from USB HID devices
Pd-iem
Pure Data - the IEM flavour
Pd-iemambi
Pd-objects for Ambisonics sound spatialization
Pd-iemguts
Pd-Objects for meta patching
Pd-iemlib
collection of general purpose objects and filters for Pure Data
Pd-iemmatrix
Pd-objects for simple matrix operations
Pd-iemnet
Pd library for low-level networking (IEM implementation)
Pd-iemtab
Pd-objects for table manipulation
Pd-iemutils
collection of general purpose objects for Pure Data
Pd-jmmmp
a collection of Pd GUI objects for musical performance
Pd-kollabs
data management and state saving for Pure Data
Pd-libdir
provides support for the libdir library format for Pd
Pd-list-abs
library of list operations for Pd
Pd-log
small Pure Data library for logging
Pd-lua
lua bindings for Pure Data
Pd-lyonpotpourri
potpourri of Pd objects for synthesizing with audio
Pd-mapping
Pd library for creatively mapping data
Pd-markex
Pd library of misc objects from Mark Danks
Pd-maxlib
Pd library for analysing musical performance
Pd-mediasettings
programmatically modify the audio and MIDI settings from within Pd
Pd-mjlib
library of Pd objects for composing music
Pd-moonlib
library of Pd objects related to GUI control
Pd-motex
a random collection of Pd objects by Iain Mott
Pd-mrpeach
bag of tricks for Pure Data (Pd)
Pd-mrpeach-net
Pd library for low-level networking
Pd-nusmuk
random collection of useful Pd objects
Pd-osc
Open Sound Control for Pd
Pd-pan
library of stereo panning algorithms for Pd
Pd-pddp
support library for the Pure Data Documentation Project
Pd-pdogg
collection of Ogg/Vorbis objects for Pd
Pd-pdp
Graphics system for Pd
Pd-pdstring
Pd-objects for string manipulation
Pd-pduino
interfacing with the Arduino from within Pure Data (Pd)
Pd-plugin
LADSPA and VST plug-in hosting for Pd
Pd-pmpd
physical modeling library for Pd
Pd-pool
Hierarchical data storage for Pure Data
Pd-puremapping
Pd library for complex data mappings
Pd-purepd
a library of standard objects re-implemented using Pd-vanilla
Pd-purest-json
Pd library for working with JSON data and RESTful webservices
Pd-py
Python scripting objects for Pure Data
Pd-readanysf
Pd object for reading multiple audio file formats
Pd-rtclib
Real Time Composition Library for Pure Data (Pd)
Pd-scaf
Simple Cellular Automaton Forth for PDP
Pd-sigpack
signal processing effects library for Pd
Pd-slip
SLIP encoder/decoder for Pure Data (Pd)
Pd-smlib
Pd library for mapping DSP data to controls
Pd-xbee
interfacing with your XBee from within Pure Data (Pd)
Puredata
realtime computer music and graphics system

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Pd-jsusfx
Jesusonic FX scripting language for audio DSP (Pure Data)
Puredata-core
realtime computer music and graphics system - core components

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Pd-bandlimited
bandlimited (non-aliasing) waveform generators for Pure Data
Pd-extended
Extended version of puredata with extra pd libraries, extensions and documentation.
Pd-iemgui
graphical objects for Pure Data

No known packages available

Camomile
dynamic plugin that allows to load and to control Pure Data patches inside a DAW
Pd-abstractions
Some abstractions for Puredata
Pd-acid-core
303-style acid instrument for Pure Data.
Pd-acre
Algorithmic Composition Realtime Environment in Pure Data.
Pd-adaptive
library for adaptive systems and filters
Pd-algobreaks-core
Pure Data patches for making procedural breakbeats.
Pd-blockhead
A collection of Pure Data abstractions styled after rjlib.
Pd-cicm
A C/TK library that aims to facilitate the creation of objects for Pure Data
Pd-container
This library was made for algorithmic composition
Pd-cream
A set of PD externals for those who like vanilla... but also want some chocolate, coffee or caramel.
Pd-ehu
GUI objects for rapid prototyping of interactive systems.
Pd-hoa
Higher-order ambisonics of Pure Data
Pd-kalman
Simple control rate Kalman filter for Pure Data
Pd-midi-guis
Abstractions for doing midi-learn buttons and faders in Pure Data.
Pd-msd
MSD stands for the mass spring damper library
Pd-netro
A way to synchronise Pd patches on the same LAN.
Pd-oscbank
oscillator bank for additive synthesis
Pd-rtcmix
RTcmix music language embedded in PureData
Pd-s-abstractions
A collection of abstractions for puredata
Pd-sssad
sssad is Stupidsupersimplistic State Saving ADVANCED
Pd-timeline
A timeline for Pure Data

Recording - Packages for audio recording

This package will install packages useful for recording audio and music

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Ardour
the digital audio workstation
Ardour3
transitional dummy package for ardour
Audacity
fast, cross-platform audio editor
Beast
music synthesis and composition framework
Composite
Live performance sequencer
Ebumeter
loudness measurement according to EBU-R128
Gsequencer
Advanced Gtk+ Sequencer audio processing engine
Gwc
Audio file denoiser
Iannix
graphical OSC sequencer for digital arts
Jack-capture
program for recording soundfiles with jack
Jack-mixer
JACK Audio Mixer
Jmeters
multichannel audio level meter
Jnoisemeter
audio test signals meter
Meterbridge
Collection of Audio meters for the JACK audio server
Meterec
minimalistic multi track recorder
Mjpegtools
MJPEG capture/editing/replay and MPEG encoding toolset
Mjpegtools-gtk
MJPEG capture/editing/replay and MPEG encoding toolset (GTK+ frontend)
Mp4v2-utils
library to read, create, and modify mp4 files (frontends)
Qjackrcd
Qt4 application to record JACK server outputs
Qtractor
MIDI/Audio multi-track sequencer application
Rotter
JACK client for transmission recording and audio logging
Silan
commandline tool to detect silence in audio-files
Timemachine
JACK audio recorder for spontaneous and conservatory use
Xjadeo
Video player with JACK sync

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Audiotools
Collection of audio handling programs for the command line
Cdrdao
records CDs in Disk-At-Once (DAO) mode
Ecasound
multitrack-capable audio recorder and effect processor
Jokosher
simple and easy to use audio multi-tracker
Nama
Ecasound-based multitrack recorder/mixer
Qjackctl
User interface for controlling the JACK sound server
Rezound
Audio file editor
Traverso
Multitrack audio recorder and editor

Packaging has started and developers might try the packaging code in VCS

Aften
audio AC3 encoder

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Non-mixer
live mixer with effects plugin hosting and ambisonics

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Jack-oscrolloscope
Simple waveform viewer for JACK

Samplers - Software samplers

This metapackage will install free software samplers.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Composite
Live performance sequencer
Drumkv1
old-school drum-kit sampler - standalone
Gigedit
instrument editor for Gigasampler files
Petri-foo
MIDI controllable audio sampler - successor of specimen
Samplv1
polyphonic sampler synthesizer - standalone
Specimen
MIDI controllable audio sampler for GNU/Linux systems

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Giada
Hardcore Loop Machine
Qsampler
LinuxSampler GUI frontend based on the Qt toolkit
Swami
MIDI instrument editor application

Packaging has started and developers might try the packaging code in VCS

Linuxsampler
realtime audio sampler

Sound synthesis - Packages for sound synthesis

This package will install packages useful for sound synthesis.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Ams
Realtime modular synthesizer for ALSA
Bristol
vintage synthesizer emulator
Din
digital audio synthesizer
Faust
functional programming language for realtime audio applications
Faustworks
IDE for Faust dsp programming language
Horgand
JACK capable organ softsynth
Libsox-fmt-all
All SoX format libraries
Monobristol
simple GUI for Bristol
Multimedia-audio-plugins
Audio processing plugins, synths and virtual instruments
Multimedia-csound
Packages for working with Csound
Multimedia-puredata
Packages for working with Pure Data
Multimedia-supercollider
Packages for working with SuperCollider
Phasex
Phase Harmonic Advanced Synthesis EXperiment
Setbfree
DSP tonewheel organ
Sineshaper
Monophonic synth plugin with two oscillators and waveshapers
So-synth-lv2
Set of synthesizers for the LV2 plugin format
Sonic-pi
Live Coding for Everyone
Sonic-pi-server
Backend server for Sonic Pi
Soundgrain
Graphical interface to control granular sound synthesis modules
Sox
Swiss army knife of sound processing
Stk
Sound Synthesis Toolkit (example applications)
Stops
Stop and instrument definitions for Aeolus-0.6.x
Synthv1
old-school polyphonic synthesizer - standalone
Taopm
Sound synthesis software with physical models
Wsynth-dssi
hack on Xsynth-DSSI to allow wavetable synthesis
Yoshimi
software synthesizer originally based on ZynAddSubFX2
Zyne
Modular synthesizer written in Python

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Aeolus
Synthesised pipe organ emulator
Amsynth
two oscillator software synthesizer
Azr3-jack
drawbar organ simulator
Brutefir
software convolution engine
Chuck
Concurrent, On-the-fly Audio Programming Language
Foo-yc20
YC-20 organ emulation
Multimedia-samplers
Software samplers
Zynaddsubfx
Realtime software synthesizer for Linux

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Psychosynth
An interactive, collaborative and networked synthesizer

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Boodler
A programmable soundscape tool
Cursynth
musical synthesizer that runs in the terminal
Grandorgue
Virtual Pipe Organ Software
Jorgan
Java Virtual Organ

No known packages available

Genpo
GENPO is the GENeral Purpose Organ.
Ingen-svn
Ingen (formerly Om) is a modular audio processing system
Minicomputer
a standalone softwaresynthesizer for creating experimental

Supercollider - Packages for working with SuperCollider

Metapackage which installs packages, externals, libraries and plug-ins to work with SuperCollider, a real time audio synthesis programming language based on SmallTalk.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Sc3-plugins-server
Compiled scsynth UGen plugins for SuperCollider
Sonic-pi
Live Coding for Everyone
Supercollider-ide
integrated development environment for supercollider audio system
Supercollider-supernova
real time audio synthesis server (multiprocessor version)
Supercollider-vim
SuperCollider mode for Vim

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Supercollider-dev
development files for SuperCollider

Video - Video packages

This metapackage will install Video software. Some are especially useful to combine video and sound.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Advene
Annotate DVDs, Exchange on the Net
Blender
Very fast and versatile 3D modeller/renderer
Browser-plugin-vlc
multimedia plugin for web browsers based on VLC
Camorama
gnome utility to view and save images from a webcam
Crtmpserver
High performance RTMP/RTSP streaming server
Devede
simple application to create Video DVDs
Dirac
open and royalty free high quality video codec - commandline utilities
Dvbcut
Qt application for cutting parts out of DVB streams
Dvd-slideshow
set of tools to create DVD slideshows with menus
Dvdwizard
fully automated creation of a DVD-structure
Ffdiaporama
Movie creator from photos and video clips
Ffmpeg
Tools for transcoding, streaming and playing of multimedia files
Ffmpeg2theora
Theora video encoder using ffmpeg
Ffmsindex
Command line tool to create ffms2 index files
Flowblade
non-linear video editor
Flumotion
Fluendo Streaming Server - manager, worker and admin
Freetuxtv
Internet television and radio player
Frei0r-plugins
minimalistic plugin API for video effects, plugins collection
Gerbera
UPnP MediaServer
Gjacktransport
access to the JACK's transport mechanism as touchable slider
Gnome-mplayer
GTK+ interface for MPlayer
Gnome-mpv
simple GTK+ frontend for mpv
Gpac
GPAC Project on Advanced Content - utilities
Gscanbus
scan IEEE1394 (firewire/i.link) bus
Gstreamer1.0-crystalhd
Crystal HD Video Decoder (GStreamer plugin)
Handbrake
versatile DVD ripper and video transcoder (GTK+ GUI)
Harvid
HTTP Ardour Video Server
I965-va-driver
VAAPI driver for Intel G45 & HD Graphics family
Kodi
Open Source Home Theatre (executable binaries)
Kodi-eventclients-kodi-send
Open Source Home Theatre (Event Client Kodi-SEND package)
Kodi-eventclients-ps3
Open Source Home Theatre (Event Client PS3 package)
Kodi-eventclients-wiiremote
Open Source Home Theatre (Event Client WII Remote support package)
Kodi-pvr-argustv
ARGUS TV PVR addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-dvbviewer
DVBViewer Kodi PVR Addon
Kodi-pvr-hdhomerun
HDHomeRun PVR Addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-hts
Kodi PVR Addon TvHeadend Hts
Kodi-pvr-iptvsimple
IPTV Simple Client Kodi PVR Addon
Kodi-pvr-mediaportal-tvserver
MediaPortal's TV-Server PVR addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-mythtv
MythTV PVR Addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-nextpvr
NextPVR PVR addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-njoy
NJOY PVR Addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-vdr-vnsi
Kodi PVR Addon VDR VNSI
Kodi-pvr-vuplus
Vu+/Enigma2 PVR Addon for Kodi
Kodi-pvr-wmc
WMC PVR Addon for Kodi
Liba52-0.7.4
library for decoding ATSC A/52 streams
Libav-tools
Compatibility links for libav-tools (transitional package)
Lives
Video Editing system allowing users to edit and create video
M2vrequantiser
MPEG-2 streams requantization
Mediaconch
implementation and policy checker, reporter and fixer for media files
Mediatomb
UPnP MediaServer (main package)
Mencoder
MPlayer's Movie Encoder
Mjpegtools
MJPEG capture/editing/replay and MPEG encoding toolset
Mjpegtools-gtk
MJPEG capture/editing/replay and MPEG encoding toolset (GTK+ frontend)
Mp4v2-utils
library to read, create, and modify mp4 files (frontends)
Mpeg2dec
Simple libmpeg2 video decoder application
Mplayer
movie player for Unix-like systems
Mplayer-gui
movie player for Unix-like systems (GUI variant)
Mpv
video player based on MPlayer/mplayer2
Multicat
Set of tools for multicast and transport stream manipulation
Nordlicht
create colorful video barcodes
Ogmrip
Application for ripping and encoding DVD
Ogmrip-plugins
Application for ripping and encoding DVD - plugins
Opencollada-tools
Command line tool for validating COLLADA files
Openshot
Create and edit videos and movies
Rtmpdump
small dumper for media content streamed over the RTMP protocol
Shotdetect
scene change detector
Smplayer-themes
complete front-end for MPlayer - icon themes
Smtube
YouTube videos browser
Transcode
Text console video-stream processing tool
Tsdecrypt
decrypt MPEG transport stream
Vdpau-va-driver
VDPAU-based backend for VA API
Vdr-plugin-vnsiserver
VDR plugin to provide PVR backend services for Kodi
Videolan-doc
documentation for the VideoLAN streaming solution
Videotrans
DVD authoring utilities
Voctomix
Full-HD Software Live-Video-Mixer
X264
video encoder for the H.264/MPEG-4 AVC standard
X265
H.265/HEVC video stream encoder
Xbmc
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-argustv
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-demo
XBMC PVR Demo Addon
Xbmc-pvr-dvbviewer
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-iptvsimple
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-mediaportal-tvserver
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-mythtv-cmyth
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-nextpvr
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-njoy
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-tvheadend-hts
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-vdr-vnsi
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-vuplus
transitional dummy package
Xbmc-pvr-wmc
transitional dummy package
Xjadeo
Video player with JACK sync

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Create-resources
shared resources for use by creative applications
Dvgrab
grab digital video data via IEEE1394 and USB links
Kdenlive
non-linear video editor
Kino
Non-linear editor for Digital Video data
Libyami-utils
high-level abstraction for Video Acceleration (VA) API (utils)
Python-libavg
High-level development platform for media-centric applications
Stopmotion
create stop-motion animations
Subtitleeditor
Graphical subtitle editor with sound waves representation
Vamps
Tool to recompress and modify the structure of a DVD

Debian packages in experimental

Mediagoblin
web application for publishing all kinds of media

Debian packages in New queue (hopefully available soon)

Openshot-qt
create and edit videos and movies

Packaging has started and developers might try the packaging code in VCS

2mandvd
simple DVD-Video creator
Avidemux
free video editor - metapackage
Baka-mplayer
Baka MPlayer - The mpv based media player
Bombono-dvd
DVD authoring program with nice and clean GUI
Cinelerra-cv
An audio/video authoring tool (CV version)
Dvd95
DVD9 to DVD5 converter
Dvdstyler
cross platform DVD Authoring System for Video DVD Production
H264enc
encode video or DVD in H.264/AVC/MPEG-4 Part 10

Unofficial packages built by somebody else

Freemix
is live video performance software
Openshot-docs
Help manual for OpenShot Video Editor
Qmagneto
TV Electronic Program Guide

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Animata
real-time animation software
Booh
image classifier and web album generator
Castnow
command-line chromecast player
Cinepaint
painting and retouching tool for motion pictures
Clipgrab
Downloadmanager for many video portals
Colladacoherencytest
check the coherency of COLLADA files
Deefuzzer
an easy and instant media streaming tool
Djv-imaging
professional movie playback software for film production
Dvd-vr
A program to identify and extract recordings from DVD-VR files
Ffmpeg-gui
ffmpeg frontend
Ffmpeg2dirac
convert any file that can be decoded by FFmpeg to Dirac
Ffmulticonverter
graphical multi format converter
Flash-player-flv
FLV flash player for websites
Flowplayer
The video player for the Web
Freshplayerplugin
plugin to use pepper flash with firefox
Fuoco-converter
Universal audio and video converter
Fuppes
FUPPES is a free multiplatform UPnP (TM) A/V Media Server
Glc
ALSA & OpenGL video capture tool
Gstreamer-sharp-1.0
New GI-based bindings to GStreamer 1.x
Ht5streamer
Youtube/Dailymotion streamer without need of flashplugin
Kmediafactory
Easily create DVD with multiple videos and automatic chapters
Kodiplatform
Kodi platform support library -- development files
Libgstreamer-java
a set of java bindings for the gstreamer framework.
Mtn
movie thumbnailer
Mythtv
A personal video recorder application
Noad
A tool for automatic marking advertising in VDR-recordings
Phonon-backend-mplayer
mplayer backend for phonon
Pixelstruct
structure-from-motion visualizer for 3D scenes
Qmplay2
a video player
Qwinff
Qt4 GUI for FFmpeg
Qyledl
GUI for yle-dl to download videos from Yle Areena
Smoviecat
scan for movies, query imdb and generate a catalog
Tkmpeg
Tk MPEG1 encoder
Toutv
Tou.tv console application
Tubedown
Download videos for mp4 files using Youtube-dl GUI
Yle-dl
downloader of media files from YLE