MuseScore - Free music composition and notation software https://musescore.org/en/news/feed en MuseScore 3.0 alpha Release https://musescore.org/en/3.0alpha <article data-history-node-id="276094" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/3.0alpha" rel="bookmark"><span>MuseScore 3.0 alpha 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/0/avatar.png)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1743378">Anatoly-os</a> </article> &bull; 1 week ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>We are pleased to announce the current state of MuseScore 3.0 via specially prepared builds with "alpha" label.</p> <p>[inline:30alphaIcon.png] [inline:icon301.png]</p> <h3>Packages are available here</h3> <ul><li><a href="https://musescore.org/en/download/musescore-3.0-alpha.zip">Windows 64-bit</a></li> <li><a href="https://musescore.org/en/download/musescore-3.0-alpha.dmg">MacOSX</a></li> </ul><h4>Elements autoplacement</h4> <p>The most significant improvement of 3.0 version is collision-detection engine which allows autoplacement for all elements in the score.<br /> Starting from now, you don't need to adjust elements position manually, everything is done using smart algorithms.<br /><a href="https://musescore.org/en/user/101731/blog/2016/05/01/musescore-3.0-under-development-musescore-gets-smart">Read more</a></p> <p>[inline:autoplacement300.PNG]</p> <h4>TimeWise Insert/Delete</h4> <p>MuseScore 3.0 alpha introduces a new concept of writing timeless</p><a href="/en/3.0alpha" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Wed, 12 Sep 2018 10:35:34 +0000 Anatoly-os 276094 at https://musescore.org MuseScore Development Blog https://musescore.org/en/handbook/developers-handbook/musescore-development-blog <article data-history-node-id="275918" role="article" class="node node--type-book node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/handbook/developers-handbook/musescore-development-blog" rel="bookmark"><span>MuseScore Development Blog</span> </a> </h2> <div class="toc-content"> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/en/handbook/developers-handbook/musescore-development-blog" rel="tag" title="MuseScore Development Blog" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about MuseScore Development Blog</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Welcome to MuseScore development news and digest blog.</p> <h4>[2018-09-20]</h4> <p>More than 1000 new users tried 3.0 alpha! Welcome aboard, brave people. :)</p> <p>We changed the MuseScore file format a month ago to facilitate the introduction of a new tool: a scores comparator which shows the diff between two scores. From now on, you cannot open files created in early 3.0 development versions, so to use your files, open them in 3.0 alpha build and select "Save As... new file".</p> <p>Right now, My_First_Score.mscz needs to be resaved as well...</p></div> </div> </article> Thu, 06 Sep 2018 09:35:15 +0000 Anatoly-os 275918 at https://musescore.org MuseScore 64bit on Windows https://musescore.org/en/node/275540 <article data-history-node-id="275540" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/275540" rel="bookmark"><span>MuseScore 64bit on Windows</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/0/avatar.png)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1743378">Anatoly-os</a> </article> &bull; 1 month ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><h5>[2018-08-24 00:00 GMT+2]</h5> <p>Fixed.</p> <h5>[2018-08-23 16:00 GMT+2]</h5> <p>We do have a known issue related to last 64-bit builds: <a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/275547">https://musescore.org/en/node/275547</a>.<br /> Applying solution is in progress. We will update this topic once it is fixed.</p> <h5>[2018-08-23 13:30 GMT+2]</h5> <ul><li>Migration completed successfully.</li> <li>AppVeyor builds MuseScore 3.0 64-bit version.</li> <li><a href="https://musescore.org/en/handbook/developers-handbook/compilation/compile-instructions-windows-visual-studio-2017">Instructions</a> have been updated respectively.</li> </ul><p><em>IMPORTANT NOTES:</em></p> <ul><li>Everyone who already works with Visual Studio has to update dependencies folder content: <ul><li>Downloading actual <a href="https://s3.amazonaws.com/utils.musescore.org/dependencies.7z">dependencies.zip</a> archive</li> <li>Delete dependencies folder in your MuseScore workspace</li> <li>Unpack the archive</li></ul></li></ul><a href="/en/node/275540" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Thu, 23 Aug 2018 08:13:26 +0000 Anatoly-os 275540 at https://musescore.org Compilation of MuseScore with Visual Studio Community (MSVC) Release https://musescore.org/en/node/275219 <article data-history-node-id="275219" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/275219" rel="bookmark"><span>Compilation of MuseScore with Visual Studio Community (MSVC) 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/0/avatar.png)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1743378">Anatoly-os</a> </article> &bull; 1 month ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>We are pleased to announce a big step forward in compilation under Visual Studio and MSVC respectively. Compilation under Visual Studio Community is now available and fully supported.<br /> [inline:Frame2.png]</p> <h3>Why do we need it?</h3> <p>MuseScore 3.0 is based on the latest Qt version. Unfortunately, QtWebKit which is used for MuseScore Connect is not presented in QT since version 5.4. So we migrated from QtWebKit (QWebView in particular) to QtWebEngine. Unfortunately, QtWebEngine team doesn’t maintain libs for MinGW due to the</p><a href="/en/node/275219" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:07:21 +0000 Anatoly-os 275219 at https://musescore.org MuseScore 2.3.2 Release https://musescore.org/en/2.3.2 <article data-history-node-id="274830" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/2.3.2" rel="bookmark"><span>MuseScore 2.3.2 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/0/avatar.png)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1743378">Anatoly-os</a> </article> &bull; 1 month ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>We are pleased to announce the release of MuseScore 2.3.2 which resolves several significant pending bugs, as well as a few regressions.</p> <p>Among the fixes in this release is the <a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/197716">“Upload Score Audio” issue</a>. Now, If you use <a href="https://musescore.org/en/handbook/soundfonts-and-sfz-files">custom soundfonts</a> or the <a href="https://musescore.org/en/mdl">MDL extension</a> and share your score to Musescore.com using Save Online with the <a href="https://musescore.org/en/handbook/share-scores-online#direct">upload score audio</a> feature, the score upload process should just work and playback should be as intended.</p> <p>Another improvement is <a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/274396">increased volume</a> of Zerberus</p><a href="/en/2.3.2" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Tue, 31 Jul 2018 11:39:53 +0000 Anatoly-os 274830 at https://musescore.org MuseScore 2.3.2 and "Upload Score Audio" fix https://musescore.org/en/node/274378 <article data-history-node-id="274378" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/node/274378" rel="bookmark"><span>MuseScore 2.3.2 and &quot;Upload Score Audio&quot; fix</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/0/avatar.png)"></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>We are glad to announce upcoming MuseScore 2.3.2 minor release which brings fixes for several significant bugs:</p> <ul><li><a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/197716">pending issue with uploading score audio</a></li> <li><a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/12971">Same note in different voices and lengths plays only the length of the shortest note</a></li> <li><a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/274258">Zerberus: add support for "global_volume=" opcode</a></li> <li><a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/274396">Zerberus (SFZ) instruments are too quiet compared to SoundFont instruments</a></li> <li><a href="https://musescore.org/en/node/274309">"Regroup Rhythms" crashes the program if measures contain Measure repeat symbols</a></li> </ul><p>The issues have been fixed, but require additional thorough testing to prevent regressions.<br /> We are</p><a href="/en/node/274378" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:44:59 +0000 Anatoly-os 274378 at https://musescore.org MuseScore 2.3.1 Release https://musescore.org/en/2.3 <article data-history-node-id="273811" role="article" class="node node--type-forum node--promoted node--view-mode-teaser"> <h2> <a href="/en/2.3" rel="bookmark"><span>MuseScore 2.3.1 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/0/avatar.png)"></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><strong>Edit:</strong> After the release of MuseScore 2.3 on June 29th 2018, we found a couple of regressions that we addressed in MuseScore 2.3.1 released on July 6th 2018. We also updated all languages to latest translations. Check out the <a href="https://musescore.org/en/handbook/developers-handbook/release-notes/release-notes-musescore-231">2.3.1 Release Notes</a>.</p> <p>We are pleased to announce the release of MuseScore 2.3</p> <p>MuseScore 2.3 is a unique release. Though a large number of improvements have been focused on percussion, this release contains bug fixes and other improvements that make</p><a href="/en/2.3" class="Read more" hreflang="en">Read more</a></div> </article> Fri, 29 Jun 2018 14:58:54 +0000 Anatoly-os 273811 at https://musescore.org MuseScore 2.3 Release Candidate 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 Release Candidate</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/0/avatar.png)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1743378">Anatoly-os</a> </article> &bull; 3 months ago</div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><strong>UPD (28.06.2018):</strong> the current version of MuseScore is 2.2.12 and is published as Release Candidate. The links below have been updated accordingly. Check out almost complete <a href="https://musescore.org/en/handbook/developers-handbook/release-notes/release-notes-musescore-23">Release Notes</a>.</p> <p><strong>UPD (25.06.2018):</strong> the current version of MuseScore 2.3 Beta is 2.2.11, the links below have been updated accordingly. Check out <a href="https://musescore.org/en/handbook/developers-handbook/release-notes/release-notes-musescore-23">last changes and fixes</a>.</p> <p><strong>UPD (20.06.2018):</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</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/0/avatar.png)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/9420">Marc Sabatella</a> </article> &bull; 4 months 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/0/avatar.png)"></a></div> <a href="/en/user/1743378">Anatoly-os</a> </article> &bull; 5 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