Batch Convert BWAV to MP3
Batch Convert BWAV to MP3
A utility to batch convert channel 1 of a set of BWAV files to TC stamped MP3 files for transcription.
Copyright © 2016 Wandering Ear

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
GNU General Public License for more details.


1) Copy the app to your Applications folder

2) Drag and drop files onto the app, or run the app and select files for conversion.


Current Version 1.6


** Mac OS security settings may prevent you from running the app the first time.  If that happens, right click on the app and hold the “Option” key while selecting “Open”.  Click “OK” on the popup window when it appears.  The app should open normally after that.  **

Drag the BWAV files you would like converted on to the App. MP3 files will be created in the same folder as the original files. Alternatively you can open the app and select files from the browser window that opens.

If you encounter issues using this software, please contact me and let me know. I do not actively maintain this software, and I make no guarantees, but I will do my best to help if I’m able. Contact me at:

Thanks to the FFmpeg, BWFMetaEdit, and XMLStarlet teams for developing such great utilities.

Happy transcribing!

If you use this software regularly in your business, and appreciate it’s ability, please consider a small donation.

Source Code

Source code can be downloaded here (V1.6):