OpenMPT is a popular tracker software for Windows. OpenMPT (short hand for Open ModPlug Tracker) is completely free and allows you to create and play back some great music on your computer. Based on the original ModPlug Tracker written by Olivier Lapicque, OpenMPT is free software, can import a wide variety of module formats and offers an intuitive, native GUI as well as advanced features such as VST plugins and ASIO output.
In addition to its own format, OpenMPT can natively edit Impulse Tracker, FastTracker, Scream Tracker and ProTracker module files. Read more about it on the features page!
Native and fast Windows GUI – accessible by screen readers and suitable for blind users
No installation needed, fully portable
VST effects and VST instruments supported
DirectX audio filters supported
Fully configurable keyboard layout (OpenMPT comes with key maps in various flavours including Impulse Tracker and Fasttracker 2 style, as well as a Dvorak layout) - shortcuts can also be bound to MIDI CCs.
Support for multiple sequences ("songs") in one file - write entire soundtracks in one little module file!
Support for custom tunings
Suitable for live performances: Queue patterns, automate VST parameters using a MIDI keyboard, start and stop your modules with MIDI messages...
Decimal tempos are supported for perfect syncing with other sound sources.
Templates can be used to quickly access often used combinations of samples, pattern, instrument, plugin,... settings.