[LAA] [ANN] python-rtmidi 1.3.0 released

Christopher Arndt chris at chrisarndt.de
Tue Apr 16 02:22:32 CEST 2019


I'm pleased to announce that version 1.3.0 of *python-rtmidi* has just
been released!

What is it?

python-rtmidi is a Python binding for RtMidi, a set of C++ classes which
provides a cross-platform API for realtime MIDI input / output.

python-rtmidi supports Python 2 and Python 3 (3.4+) and is available for
Linux, macOS (OS X) and Windows.

What's new?

Enhancements / Changes:

* Added 'get_api_display_name', 'get_api_name' and
  'get_compiled_api_by_name' module-level functions.
* Updated wrapped rtmidi library to include all changes from upstream up
  to commit 791dfea.


* Improved installation instructions and listed options recognized by

For a detailed list of changes, see the change log here:


Where to get it?


or via pip:

    pip install python-rtmidi

(Pre-compiled binary wheels for Windows and macOS for several Python
versions in 32 and 64 bit variants are provided.)

or, for Arch Linux users, from the AUR:


How to use it?

Please read the documentation here:


*Share & Enjoy*

Christopher Arndt

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