In this article I will explain with an example, how to use HTML5 Audio Player in ASP.Net MVC.
Audio Location
The Audio file is stored in a Files folder within the Website project.
Using HTML5 Audio Player in ASP.Net MVC
The Controller consists of the following Action method.
Action method for handling GET operation
Inside this Action method, simply the View is returned.
public class HomeController : Controller
    public ActionResult Index()
        return View();
The View consists of an HTML5 Audio Player element.
The HTML5 Audio Player element has the following properties:
controls – It displays the control buttons such as Play Pause, Volume, etc. in the HTML5 Audio Player.
type – It specifies the media type i.e. MIME type of the media.
src – It is the URL of the Audio.
    Layout = null;
<!DOCTYPE html>
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width" />
    <audio controls="controls">
        <source src="Files/Kalimba.mp3" type="audio/mpeg" />
Using HTML5 Audio Player in ASP.Net MVC
Browser Compatibility
The above code has been tested in the following browsers only in versions that support HTML5.
Internet Explorer  FireFox  Chrome  Safari  Opera
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