find . -type d -maxdepth 1 -print0 | xargs -0 -I{} sh -c 'find "{}" -type f | grep "ogg\|mp3\|wav\|flac$" | wc -l | tr -d "\n"; echo " {}"'

Count music files in each directory

This lists the number of ogg/mp3/wav/flac files in each subdirectory of the current directory. The output can be sorted by piping it into "sort -n".
Sample Output
9955 .
82 ./16 Horsepower
17 ./17 Hippies
11 ./Abney Park
44 ./AC DC
10 ./Accept
1 ./Acceptance
9 ./Adiemus
6 ./Bran? Ketern?
10 ./Budapest Gypsy Symphony Orchestra
20 ./Budapester Klezmer Band
35 ./Buena Vista Social Club
12 ./Burlap To Cashmere

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By: dbrgn
2013-12-22 13:40:29

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