Audio and Sound Apps

App Focus/Use Comments
Hokusai Audio Editor Hokusai Audio Editor
Very good recording app with some useful editing options. Files can be created by using the iPad's microphone or importing audio files.
Full functionality only through in-app purchase.
Pocket Wavepad HD Pocket Wavepad HD
This is a free audio recording and editing app and is a development of the company's PC audio editing program.
Records and saves in MP3 format.
Ω Recorder Ω Recorder
Good quality recording app which allows 5 free recordings before making an in-app purchase.
Each recording is tagged and sorted by date. This app does not provide editing tools.
You Record You Record
Simple recording app providing high quality recordings. Recordings can be trimmed before exporting.
Can be set to begin a new recording automatically when the app is launched.
StudioMini XL StudioMini XL
A powerful yet eady to use recording studio for the iPad which includes pre-recorded audio loops.
Audio files can be added to the studio from the music library or via iTunes.