When comparing Ardour vs Jeskola Buzz, the Slant community recommends Ardour for most people. In the question“What are the best DAWs?” Ardour is ranked 10th while Jeskola Buzz is ranked 27th.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Clean linear interface
Pro Open source
Ardour is open source, so it can be downloaded and modified without restriction.
Pro Compatible with Linux, Windows 7/8.1/19 and OS X
Pro Free version with minimal limitations
Unlike some other DAW's which often limit saving, exporting, or advanced features, Ardour permits you to try all the features for free, with the only limitation being ten minutes of project length maximum.
Pro Lots of plugins
It supports its own plugin format, and there are a lot of community-created plugins.
Pro It is free
You get the full functionality for free
Pro VST support
VST is supported via a special plugin.
Con Not user friendly
Ardour is very difficult to install and use.
Con No support for VST plugins for OS X
Plugins can be used on OS X only if they are downloaded in AU format, which is supported.
Con Missing compatibility
Ardour isn't compatible with Windows.
Con Windows only
Rumors are, it can be launched with wine on Linux
Con Not a complete DAW solution
It lacks some typical DAW functionality, although with some trickery you can do anything.