MuseScore - Free music composition and notation software https://musescore.org/en/news/feed en MuseScore 2.3 Beta version https://musescore.org/en/node/273492 <article data-history-node-id="273492" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/273492" rel="bookmark"><span>MuseScore 2.3 Beta version</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="Anatoly-os" href="/en/user/1743378" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/27551828/avatar-2d6149efb9.jpg?no-cache=1516094683)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1743378">Anatoly-os</a> </article> &bull; 2 days ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><strong>UPD:</strong> the current version of Beta is 2.2.10, the links below have been updated accordingly.</p> <p>Today, we are announcing the public release of the MuseScore 2.3 Beta version. It means we have done almost everything we plan to do for the release, and we are welcoming final round of testing to be sure we have not forgotten anything and everything works good.</p> <p>The main improvements in this release are related to drumset editor and noteheads in particular. In addition to</p><a href="/en/node/273492" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:49:45 +0000 Anatoly-os 273492 at https://musescore.org Mastering MuseScore Online https://musescore.org/en/node/272215 <article data-history-node-id="272215" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/272215" rel="bookmark"><span>Mastering MuseScore Online</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="Marc Sabatella" href="/en/user/9420" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/2975/avatar-255d3c4b30.jpg?no-cache=1504215818)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/9420">Marc Sabatella</a> </article> &bull; 1 month ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>My name is Marc Sabatella, and if you're reading this on the forums at musescore.org, you probably already know me as one of the developers of the software and a (very) frequent contributor here. You may also know me as the author of the comprehensive guide <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Mastering-MuseScore-beautiful-sheet-music/dp/1508621683/ref=as_li_ss_il?ie=UTF8&amp;linkCode=li3&amp;tag=osm0f8-20&amp;linkId=e7c508ec1d9547cd9c9a42ca3abf91a0">Mastering MuseScore</a>, and if you've been around long enough, you may remember me as the composer of the song <a href="https://musescore.com/marcsabatella/reunion">Reunion</a> that was long used as the demo for MuseScore.</p> <p>Today, I am excited</p><a href="/en/node/272215" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Wed, 09 May 2018 20:27:37 +0000 Marc Sabatella 272215 at https://musescore.org Planning for a MuseScore 2.3 release https://musescore.org/en/node/271033 <article data-history-node-id="271033" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/271033" rel="bookmark"><span>Planning for a MuseScore 2.3 release</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="Anatoly-os" href="/en/user/1743378" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/27551828/avatar-2d6149efb9.jpg?no-cache=1516094683)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1743378">Anatoly-os</a> </article> &bull; 2 months ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>On April 3rd we released <a href="https://musescore.org/en/2.2">MuseScore 2.2.1</a>. As stated in the announcement, the next major version of MuseScore, version 3.0, is still in the works. It’s big endeavor to make MuseScore <a href="https://musescore.org/en/user/101731/blog/2016/05/01/musescore-3.0-under-development-musescore-gets-smart">smarter</a>, <a href="https://musescore.org/en/user/101731/blog/2016/06/02/developing-musescore-3.0-musescore-gets-faster">faster</a> and <a href="https://musescore.org/en/user/101731/blog/2016/07/01/developing-musescore-3.0-making-things-easier">easier to use</a>.</p> <p>In the meantime, we are continuing to further develop the new <a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/269869">MuseScore_General SoundFont</a> and quality of playback based on the input and insights of the community.</p> <p>One area of playback where there has been considerable feedback has been percussion (especially</p><a href="/en/node/271033" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Wed, 04 Apr 2018 11:32:11 +0000 Anatoly-os 271033 at https://musescore.org Strings Freeze for MuseScore 2.2 https://musescore.org/en/node/270029 <article data-history-node-id="270029" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/270029" rel="bookmark"><span>Strings Freeze for MuseScore 2.2</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="lasconic" href="/fr/user/4" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/5/avatar-4b38de1e4a.jpg?no-cache=1483948208)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/4">lasconic</a> </article> &bull; 3 months ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>MuseScore user interface is available in 64 languages. Right now only 18 translations are 90% or more complete. We want to make sure that as many translations are completed for the release.</p> <p>To give translators a head start, a "Strings Freeze" for MuseScore 2.2 is now on. Starting from now, we will not change or add any string in the code. Any string you translate now, will end up in MuseScore 2.2!</p> <p>If you want to know how complete the</p><a href="/en/node/270029" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Mon, 05 Mar 2018 13:54:38 +0000 lasconic 270029 at https://musescore.org Help us improve the sounds in MuseScore https://musescore.org/en/node/269869 <article data-history-node-id="269869" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/269869" rel="bookmark"><span>Help us improve the sounds in MuseScore</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="s.chriscollins" href="/en/user/62809" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/184648/avatar-8df21a3531.jpg?no-cache=1483948264)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/62809">s.chriscollins</a> </article> &bull; 3 months ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Hello fellow MuseScorers! This is S. Christian Collins, virtual instrument designer and creator of the GeneralUser GS SoundFont. I have been asked by MuseScore to make some major upgrades to the default SoundFont for the next version of MuseScore (and beyond).</p> <p>My goals for the new SoundFont include:<br /> 1. Improve the quality of the instrument sounds, starting with those most frequently used in scoring.<br /> 2. Address known issues with the current SoundFont, including notes that are out of tune, and</p><a href="/en/node/269869" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Tue, 27 Feb 2018 17:33:18 +0000 s.chriscollins 269869 at https://musescore.org MuseScore joins Ultimate Guitar https://musescore.org/en/node/269605 <article data-history-node-id="269605" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/269605" rel="bookmark"><span>MuseScore joins Ultimate Guitar</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="Thomas" href="/en/user/1" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/1/avatar-be46fe7689.jpg?no-cache=1484422447)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1">Thomas</a> </article> &bull; 4 months ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Cross post from the <a href="http://blog.musescore.com/post/171048706627/musescore-joins-ultimate-guitar">MuseScore blog</a>.</p> <p>Dear all,</p> <p>Today we’d like to share important news with you concerning MuseScore.</p> <p>Ten years ago we (Werner, Nicolas and Thomas) started working on MuseScore with the mission to democratise access to sheet music. The plan came in two steps. First by developing free music notation software for everyone, then followed by a platform to upload and share sheet music. The latter is a commercial service which sustained the development of the free</p><a href="/en/node/269605" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:30:30 +0000 Thomas 269605 at https://musescore.org Join MuseScore for Google Summer of Code 2018 https://musescore.org/en/node/269401 <article data-history-node-id="269401" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/269401" rel="bookmark"><span>Join MuseScore for Google Summer of Code 2018</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="lasconic" href="/fr/user/4" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/5/avatar-4b38de1e4a.jpg?no-cache=1483948208)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/4">lasconic</a> </article> &bull; 4 months ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>MuseScore has been selected again to be part of <a href="https://musescore.org/en/handbook/developers-handbook/google-summer-code/google-summer-code-2018">Google Summer of Code 2018 (GSoC)</a> with 211 other open source organisations! If you are a student and you have aspirations to help improve the open source MuseScore notation software during the summertime (May 14 to August 14), this is a unique opportunity to work together with the MuseScore developers and get paid for it. Learn <a href="https://summerofcode.withgoogle.com/how-it-works/">how GSoC works</a> and read through the <a href="https://developers.google.com/open-source/gsoc/resources/manual">student guide</a>.</p> <p>If you are considering applying,</p><a href="/en/node/269401" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Mon, 12 Feb 2018 21:05:35 +0000 lasconic 269401 at https://musescore.org Preparing MuseScore 2.2 https://musescore.org/en/node/269206 <article data-history-node-id="269206" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/269206" rel="bookmark"><span>Preparing MuseScore 2.2</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="lasconic" href="/fr/user/4" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/5/avatar-4b38de1e4a.jpg?no-cache=1483948208)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/4">lasconic</a> </article> &bull; 4 months ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>The next version of MuseScore will be MuseScore 2.2. It will come with many bug fixes and some new features and will be compatible both ways with the 2.X serie. The release note is a work in progress but you can have a glimpse <a href="https://musescore.org/en/handbook/developers-handbook/release-notes/wip-release-notes-musescore-22">here</a></p> <p>To release MuseScore 2.2 as soon as possible, we need your help. How? Read along.</p> <h3>Translating MuseScore</h3> <p>For MuseScore 2.2, we changed some sentences and added a couple hundreds new strings. If you can read</p><a href="/en/node/269206" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Wed, 07 Feb 2018 14:14:13 +0000 lasconic 269206 at https://musescore.org MuseScore developer gathering at FOSDEM 2018 https://musescore.org/en/node/268263 <article data-history-node-id="268263" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/268263" rel="bookmark"><span>MuseScore developer gathering at FOSDEM 2018</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="Thomas" href="/en/user/1" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/1/avatar-be46fe7689.jpg?no-cache=1484422447)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1">Thomas</a> </article> &bull; 5 months ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Just like <a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/153036">last year</a>, we are having a developer meetup again in Brussels at <a href="https://fosdem.org/2018">FOSDEM</a>. If you don't know about FOSDEM yet, it's the largest European open source developer conference taking place in the weekend of Feb 3rd and 4th. MuseScore will have a stand there, among <a href="https://fosdem.org/2018/stands/">many other large and small open source projects</a>. It's the perfect event to learn more about the world of free and open source software, and get to meet the developers</p><a href="/en/node/268263" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Mon, 08 Jan 2018 10:41:49 +0000 Thomas 268263 at https://musescore.org Paid transcription opportunity: Freelance coordinator for OpenScore sub-project / university research project https://musescore.org/en/node/268194 <article data-history-node-id="268194" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/268194" rel="bookmark"><span>Paid transcription opportunity: Freelance coordinator for OpenScore sub-project / university research project</span> </a> </h2> <div class="meta"><article class="user compact"> <div class="avatar-wrapper" ><a class="avatar" title="shoogle" href="/en/user/57401" style="background-image: url(https://df0hmxkf905p0.cloudfront.net/eassets-w100-h100-fill/user/39223/avatar-e9d93fd08a.jpg?no-cache=1490966028)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/57401">shoogle</a> </article> &bull; 5 months ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>We are delighted to announce a paid opportunity for a freelance coordinator to manage an OpenScore sub-project, funded by the <a href="https://www.ahssresearch.group.cam.ac.uk/AH-Impact-Fund">University of Cambridge Arts and Humanities Impact Fund 2017/18</a>. The project will be co-supervised by Mark Gotham of the University of Cambridge, and Peter Jonas from OpenScore.</p> <h3>The Project</h3> <p>This project will contribute a collection of 19th Century Lieder (by Schubert, Schumann and others) to the <a href="musescore.com/openscore">OpenScore collection</a>, making the songs freely available to everyone, and accessible in</p><a href="/en/node/268194" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Fri, 05 Jan 2018 17:35:55 +0000 shoogle 268194 at https://musescore.org