There are a lot of different programs that can help you extract MP3 audio from a DVD disc. The first kind of program is DVD to audio converter. This kind of program can directly convert the source media files in the disc to MP3 audio. This should be the most direct way to get audio from DVD. Another kind of program is audio recorder. You can play the DVD movie on your computer and record the audio with an audio recorder when you are playing it.

How to extract MP3 from DVD with a DVD to audio converter

Here’s one program you can use to convert DVD audio to MP3. The name is Leawo DVD Ripper. It’s a program designed to help users rip their DVD to common video and audio files. Not only can it rip DVD to lossless MKV videos, it can also convert DVD movie to play on Apple TV and other devices. And it does have the option for you to convert DVD audio to MP3. You can consider it as a DVD audio extractor that can extract audio track from DVD. The program can get audio from DVDs with copy protection, so you can basically get audio from DVDs of any kind with the help of it. Leawo DVD Ripper is a component of a large software suite called Leawo Prof.Media. Here’s how to use the program to extract MP3 from DVD.


Step 1. Put the DVD disc that you want to extract MP3 from into your optical drive first and then launch Prof.Media on your computer. The main interface of Prof.Media will directly list all the components on it. You can find DVD Ripper on it directly. Click on it to load the module.

Launch DVD Ripper

Step 2. As the disc is put in your disc drive in advance, you can directly load it to Leawo DVD Ripper by clicking Add Blu-ray/DVD>Add from CD-ROM. The disc content can also be loaded to the program with you dragging the source DVD folder to the program.

Load video in DVD disc to the program

Step 3. Each video in the disc will contain audio tracks. If you don’t need all the audio tracks, select Custom Mode and select the videos that you want to get audio track from the video list on the left. If you want all videos to be converted into MP3, just select Full Movie. And Main Movie will automatically select the main movie, and you will get the audio track of the main movie only. Click OK to add the chosen videos to the video conversion list.

Select video to convert

Step 4. As the target of this tutorial is to extract MP3 from DVD, so you need to set MP3 as the default output format. To do so, click the Format button which is on the left of the green Convert button. And then click Change to enter the Format list and select MP3 to change the default output format to it.

Set output format

Step 5. If the main movie contains more than one sound track and there’s a specific sound track you need, you can click the Audio drop-down menu on the video to select that specific sound track.

Select audio track

Step 6. Click the green Convert button and set the location of the output MP3 file on the output directory box. And click the Convert button at the bottom to start converting DVD audio to MP3.

Start converting

How to extract audio track from DVD by recording DVD audio

As I’ve mentioned before, you can also use a music recorder to record the DVD audio. It’s also a good way to get DVD audio tracks. If you don’t know much about this sort of program, just use Leawo Music Recorder. Leawo Software is very skilled at developing media processing software and this music recording software is well developed to be able to record audio from all kinds of sources. Recording DVD audio is just a piece of cake to the program. Check out how to use it to get audio from DVD in the content below.


Step 1. Open the program and click the Microphone button in the bottom left-hand corner. When a window pops up, click Audio Source tab on the top. It can record audio from microphone and from computer. Here we need to select Record Computer Audio.

Set audio source

Step 2. Continue to click the Format tab on the same window and select MP3 as the format for the recording.

Set MP3 for recording

Step 3. Click General and select a folder on your hard drive as the location for the MP3 recordings.

Set output directory

Step 4. Click the red Start Recording button to start recording and then start playing the DVD movie so that the audio track can be recorded fully.

Start recording

Both programs can help you easily extract MP3 from DVD. Just pick one a start getting DVD audio tracks from your DVD collection.