Skip to content


Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with HTTPS or Subversion.

Download ZIP
Fetching contributors…

Cannot retrieve contributors at this time

51 lines (43 sloc) 1.629 kb
Sonata, an elegant GTK+ client for the Music Player Daemon (MPD)
Copyright 2006-2009 Scott Horowitz <>
Thanks to Andrew Conkling et al, for all their hard work on Pygmy!
Sonata started as a fork of the Pygmy project and is licensed under the GPLv3.
Scott Horowitz <>
Tuukka Hastrup <>
Stephen Boyd <>
(Required) PyGTK 2.12 or newer
(Required) GTK 2.12 or newer
(Required) python-mpd 0.2 or newer
(Required) Python 2.5 or newer
(Required) MPD 0.12 or newer, possibly on another computer
(Optional) Gnome-python-extras for enhanced system tray
(Optional) taglib and tagpy for editing metadata
(Optional) dbus-python for mmkeys, single instance support
(Building) GCC
(Building) python-dev (on some distros)
Sonata can be run from source without installation. Simply
run 'python' as your user.
Run 'python install' as root.
+ Expanded and collapsed views, fullscreen album art mode
+ Automatic remote and local album art
+ Library browsing by folders, or by genre/artist/album
+ User-configurable columns
+ Automatic fetching of lyrics
+ Playlist and stream support
+ Support for editing song tags
+ Drag-and-drop to copy files
+ Popup notification
+ Library and playlist searching, filter as you type
+ Audioscrobbler ( 1.2 support
+ Multiple MPD profiles
+ Keyboard friendly
+ Support for multimedia keys
+ Commandline control
+ Available in 24 languages
Jump to Line
Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.