Splitting an audio file into multiple smaller pieces

I was having trouble figuring out how to split up a large audio file into smaller pieces via the command line. I finally found this post and found that I can use the following command:

To make sure this works, you’ll need to install ffmpeg first if you don’t have it already:


Originally published at Becoming a Programmer.

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