This is a short guide to install Kaldi <> and Montreal Forced Aligner <> for Linux and MacOS users.

Kaldi installation (for Linux and MacOS)

git clone kaldi
cd kaldi/tools
cd ../src/
make depend
make -j 4

Pro-tip: You will run into errors at some point and all you have to do is to keep calm and read them. They mostly suggest you to install more softwares/tools and that is it.

Montreal Forced Aligner installation

Download MFA (version 1.0.1) from here <>

Linux users click on montreal-forced-aligner_linux.tar.gz

MacOS users click on

Just unzip or untar and follow this detailed guide <> for the usage.