Install latest/stable of Violin

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

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Install using the command line

sudo snap install violin-player

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A fast, lightweight, and minimalistic desktop music player.

Violin lets you listen to your downloaded songs straight away. No need to import them into Spotify or similar, just open a folder and enjoy!

Violin supports most common audio formats:

  • mp3
  • flac
  • mp4
  • wav
  • ogg

You can also use your media keys!


Details for Violin

  • MIT

Last updated
  • 17 October 2019 - latest/stable
  • 30 August 2019 - latest/stable



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Where people are using Violin

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Ubuntu 22.04
Ubuntu 20.04
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Ubuntu 24.04
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