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release MuseScore: 0.2

Release 0.2 of MuseScore is a major feature release. Its based on the brand new Qt4 gui library using its features like antialiased screen drawings.

  • new elements: volta brackets, ottava lines (8va---) system brackets, pedal lines, trill lines
  • drag & drop from symbol panels
  • navigator panel
  • page layout preview
  • tabbed multiple document interface
  • Mscore now uses the unmodified project lilypond "emmentaler" font.
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release MuseScore: 0.1

After a long time of hacking the final version 0.1 of MuseScore is released. Have a look at the new demo files to get an impression of the actual program status.

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release MuseScore: 0.1.0pre2

This prerelease fixes some bugs in MuseScore and the make process. A new feature is the integration of the fluid software synthesizer which allows for playing the score (think of it as a kind of acoustic proof reading).

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release MuseScore: 0.1.0pre1

The first prerelease of MuseScore 0.1 is released. This version features a big code rework and some new features as MusicXml import/export and MIDI import and live input. The internal structures are enhanced to support more than one voice on a staff. (See new testfile "promenade.msc").

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release MuseScore: 0.0.6

New feature in this release are instrument names. You also get more editing functions for "in place" editing of strings. As usual some bugs are fixed and score layout is enhanced. Setting the page size for printing now works. Note that this release has some (stub) functions which are currently not working: sequencer integration to play score and import/export midi.

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release MuseE Score: 0.0.5

This release of MuseScore enables editing of crescendo/decrescendo symbols, simple lyrics and text objects like title, composer etc. Text properties can be edited by a new text style dialog. Printing now uses the native QT printing mechanism which has the ability to embed fonts in the postscript output so there is no need anymore to install the score fonts for printing.

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release MuseE Score: 0.0.4

  • page layout: vertical space is now automatically inserted
    between systems to fill entire page
  • staffs and systems can now be dragged vertically
  • invisible flag for drawing objects; toggle function in context
    menu (click object with right mouse button (clef...))
  • text can now be dragged
  • notesheet and background color/wallpaper are now configurable
  • page symbols: delete/undo/redo
  • note stems now have the correct len
  • function: delete clef + undo + redo
  • some layout enhancements
  • some bug fixes
  • big changes to the code base
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release MuseE Score: 0.0.3

  • new code for font handling; now works with newest
    qt-freetype-X11 which gives screen font anti aliasing
  • some bug fixes
  • some operability enhancements (note entry with mouse,
    more undo/redo etc.)
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