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MuseScore Alternatives for iPad

There are many alternatives to MuseScore for iPad if you are looking for a replacement. The best iPad alternative is Guitar Pro. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Avid Sibelius or Flat. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to MuseScore and ten of them are available for iPad so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting iPad alternatives to MuseScore are DaCapo Editor, Stave'n'Tabs, Chordsheet Maker and TabToolkit.

MuseScore alternatives are mainly Music Production Apps but may also be Digital Audio Workstations. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of MuseScore.
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  1. Guitar Pro icon

    Guitar Pro

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Guitar Pro is first and foremost a program designed to edit tablatures for guitar, bass, and other fretted instruments from 4 to 8 strings.

    Guitar Pro 7 interface
    Guitar Pro vs MuseScore opinions
    pros, cons and recent comments
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    MuseScore is by far more powerful and complete, for all instruments and formats, etc.

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  2. Sibelius is a scorewriter program, created by Sibelius Software (now part of Avid Technology) for Microsoft Windows, OS X, and historically RISC OS.

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    Flat

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Online
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Flat lets you write sheet music with your friends in real time with a nice music notation editor.

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    Most users think Flat is a great alternative to MuseScore.
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    DaCapo Editor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Chrome OS
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted

    DaCapo Editor is a free Open Source music sheet editor which allows to easily create nice looking partitions. It is available as a web application as well as a desktop application for Windows, MacOS and Linux.

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  5. Stave'n'Tabs icon

    Stave'n'Tabs

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    iOS and macOS notation and tablature editor with MIDI and MusicXML files support and chromatic scales analyze of the score.

    Mac, iPad and iPhone versions of the Stave'n'Tabs


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    Chordsheet Maker

    • iPad

    Chordsheet Maker is the quickest and most efficient way to create a chord sheet or lead sheet directly on your iPad. Skip the paper and share it in PDF as soon as it’s done. No complex menus or navigation. All the necessary, in an ergonomic way.

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    TabToolkit

    • iPhone
    • iPad

    TabToolkit for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch is an incredibly powerful music notation viewer with multi-track audio playback. The app includes an audio synthesis engine that enables you to listen to and control the audio for all instrument tracks individually.

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    Symphony Pro

    • iPad

    Complete music notation and composition app for iPad.

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  9. PreSonus Notion icon

    PreSonus Notion

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Bring musical inspirations to life with the blazingly fast and intuitive Notion™ 6 music composition and performance environment. Compose when and how you want and even enter music with your own handwriting.

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  10. Instrument Bible icon

    Instrument Bible

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Windows Mobile
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • Kindle Fire
    • Xbox

    A new app for music education. Instrument Bible is a virtual fingering chart for brass, woodwind, and string instruments.

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    Instrument Bible vs MuseScore opinions
    pros, cons and recent comments

    This piece of software isn't even notation software.

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