Method 1Record Audio on Mac with Streaming Audio Recorder
Streaming Audio Recorder can record audio from Mac and microphone in high quality. You can use it to record audio played on streaming services like Pandora, Spotify, Deezer, BBC, etc. Besides, you are able to capture voice call or message from Skype, Yahoo Messenger and Viber. And it allows you to edit and manage recording effortlessly.
Streaming Audio Recorder – Professional macOS Sierra Audio Recorder
Streaming Audio Recorder lets you record, convert, edit and manage audio on Mac with ease. Download the free trial version to have a try.DownloadDownload
Download, install and launch the software on Mac. Go to "Record" section when the main interface shows up.
Go to "Audio Source" from the main interface and then select the audio source you like: System sound, Microphone and Both System Sound and Microphone.
Now click on the Red button to start recording streaming audio or microphone. When you finish recording, click on the Red button again to stop capturing.
Tips: Once the recording is done, this program will automatically identify the music file's ID3 tag. Or you can manually edit the ID3 tag for your recordings. You are able to edit the title, artist, album, year, genre, cover, etc.
Method 2Capture Sound on macOS Sierra with QuickTime Player
Step 1. Launch "QuickTime Player" from your Applications folder.
Step 2. Open the "File" menu and select "New Audio Recording".
Step 3. You will see a very simple user interface with sound recording controls.
Note: You may click on the Down Arrow next to the record button to select your sound input (microphone) and sound Quality settings. Microphone volume is adjustable with the slider under the record button.
Now you can choose the method you like to starting recording audio on macOS Sierra. Meanwhile, if you have any questions, ask in the comments below and we'll answer as best as we can!