pykaraoke - free CDG/MIDI/MPEG karaoke player

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name pykaraoke
Package version 0.7.5
Package release 1.1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 147 B
Download size 70.73 KB
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PyKaraoke is a free karaoke player. You can use this program to play your
collection of CDG, MIDI and MPEG karaoke songs.
pykaraoke is a frontend for the pycdg and pympg karaoke players. It provides
a search engine to find your songs, a file/folder browser to pick songs from
disk, as well as a playlist.
* CDG (MP3+G, OGG+G) playback - Play standard CDG karaoke files
* MIDI (.MID/.KAR) playback - Play MIDI format karaoke files
* MPEG playback - Play karaoke songs and movies in MPEG format
* Playlist - Queue up songs, sit back and enjoy
* Searchable song database - Easily find your songs from the main screen
* Search inside ZIP files - Play MP3+G/MIDI files wrapped in ZIP files
* Cross-platform - Runs on Windows and Linux
MIDI/KAR support on Linux, requires the following:
* Timidity++
* Sounds/patches for Timidity++ (e.g. freepats or eawpatches)


Package Version Architecture Repository
pykaraoke_0.7.5-1.1_all.deb 0.7.5 all Debian Main
pykaraoke - - -


Name Value
pykaraoke-bin = 0.7.5-1.1
python-pygame -
python-pykaraoke >= 0.7.5-1.1
python-wxgtk3.0 -
python:any -


Type URL
Binary Package pykaraoke_0.7.5-1.1_all.deb
Source Package pykaraoke

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pykaraoke deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pykaraoke




2014-10-07 - Olly Betts <>
pykaraoke (0.7.5-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Update to use wxPython 3.0 (Closes: #758948):
+ New patch: wxpython3.0.patch
* Drop dependency on python-wxgtk2.6 (Closes: #645568)
2011-11-24 - Miriam Ruiz <>
pykaraoke (0.7.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Miriam Ruiz ]
* New Upstream Release.
* Upgraded Standards-Version from 3.8.4 to 3.9.2
* Transitioned to dh_python2
* Changed dependency from python-wxgtk2.6 
to python-wxgtk2.8 | python-wxgtk2.6
2010-05-15 - Miriam Ruiz <>
pykaraoke (0.7.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Miriam Ruiz ]
* New Upstream Release:
- Fixes for international / unicode characters in filenames.
- Supports unusual CDG file draw commands found in the wild.
- Makes About window work with Wx2.6 again.
- Options for double-buffered and hardware.
- Cleans up keyboard operations.
- ā€˜Pā€™ pauses, Backspace rewinds.
- Remote control access to pykaraoke_mini.
- Supports left/right margins
- Improvements to printing support.
- Fixes occasional crash in CDG player.
- Improvements for GP2X, Windows and OSX.
* Upgraded Standards-Version from 3.8.3 to 3.8.4
2010-02-04 - Python Applications Packaging Team <>
pykaraoke (0.7.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jakub Wilk ]
* In order to fix FTBFS, replace build-dependency on python-wxversion with
python-wxgtk2.6 (closes: #562390).
* Add Depends: ${misc:Depends}.
* Include patch from Jonathan Wiltshire to fix bashism in cdg2mpg
(closes: #547761).
2009-11-16 - Python Applications Packaging Team <>
pykaraoke (0.7.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Include patch from Karl Ferdinand Ebert:
Fix "should use python-numpy instead of python-num{eric,array}"
by changing only suggest field in debian/control as code base
contains already import case (Closes: #478453).
2009-08-28 - Miriam Ruiz <>
pykaraoke (0.7.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Miriam Ruiz ]
* New Upstream Release.
- Fixes a bug with choosing files from the Folder View.
- It now uses python-mutagen instead of
* Added python-mutagen to Recommends in python-pykaraoke binary package.
2009-08-21 - Miriam Ruiz <>
pykaraoke (0.7.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Miriam Ruiz ]
* New Upstream Release.
* Added Vcs-Svn and Vcs-Browser to debian/control
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.8.3 in debian/control
* Added python-wxversion to build dependencies
* Removed dh_desktop from debian/rules (deprecated)
* Install cdg2mpg in pykaraoke-bin
2009-07-05 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
pykaraoke (0.6.1-1) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
[ Ryan Kavanagh ]
* Add depends on ttf-dejavu-extra so we can find "DejaVuSansCondensed.ttf"
(Closes: #436135)
[ Marco Rodrigues ]
* New upstream version.
* debian/control:
+ Replace 'python' by 'Python' to fix
lintian warning.
[ Julien Lavergne ]
* From Ubuntu, prepare for the future python transition:
- debian/rules: Add --install-layout=deb to install
- debian/control: Bump build-depends to python-all-dev (>= 2.5.4-1~)

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