Ardour is a hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation application that runs on Linux, macOS, FreeBSD and Microsoft Windows. Its primary author is Paul Davis, who was also responsible for the JACK Audio Connection Kit. Ardour is intended to be digital audio workstation software suitable for professional use.

Platform(s)
GNU/Linux
BSD
Windows
Software type
ALSA
JACK
Software language
C++
Lua
Software features
NSM
DAW
LV2 host
VST2 host
VST3 host
JACK Transport
Piano roll
MIDI
Audio input
Audio editing
Audio FX
License
GPL-2
Developer(s)
Paul Davis (las), Robin Gareus (rgareus/x42), etc

Recent releases Release Date
Ardour 7.1 2 Nov '22
Ardour 7.0 14 Oct '22
Ardour 7.0-rc3 13 Oct '22
Ardour 7.0-rc2 4 Oct '22
Ardour 7.0-rc1 22 Sep '22
Ardour 7.0-pre0 13 Aug '21
Ardour 7.0-pe0 13 Aug '21
Ardour 6.9 12 Aug '21
Ardour 6.8 2 Jul '21
Ardour 6.7 20 May '21