Harmonica Tablature (Harp)

This is a plugin for MuseScore 1.x, 2.x and 3.x to add harmonica tablature notation below the notes. It currently supports:

If you want to have your harmonica added to the list, please use the source on github.com and make a pull request.

Download for MuseScore 1 and 2

Download for MuseScore 3

  • + = blow
  • - = draw
  • ' = halfstep bend
  • " = whole step bend
  • "' = 3 halfsteps bend
  • < = slide

Bends, over blow, over draw may be supported if it's the only way to play the note. 
If there are two holes for one note, a choice has been made.


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This plugin is born after a discussion in this Auto create of Harmonica TABs under notes.

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API compatibility
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Notes & Rests
Simplified notation