This programming language may be used to instruct a computer to perform a task.
Nyquist is a sound synthesis and composition language offering a Lisp syntax as well as an imperative language syntax "SAL", and a powerful integrated development environment.
Nyquist was created by Roger B. Dannenberg at Carnegie Mellon University as an extension of XLISP by David Betz. Home page: https://www.cs.cmu.edu/~music/nyquist/
The Nyquist library is implemented in Audacity audio editor as an advanced scripting language. Nyquist scripts may be installed in Audacity as plug-ins. Home page for Nyquist in Audacity: https://manual.audacityteam.org/man/nyquist.html