NoteWorthy Composer Alternatives

    NoteWorthy Composer is described as 'graphical score editor intended for the creation of sheet music, but it can also import and export MIDI and Karaoke files and can export graphical WMFs. The user interface works either from the keyboard or the mouse' and is a Music Production App in the Audio & Music category. There are more than 50 alternatives to NoteWorthy Composer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is MuseScore, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like NoteWorthy Composer are TuxGuitar (Free, Open Source), AudioTool (Free), Guitar Pro (Paid) and Reason (Paid).

    This page was last updated Nov 22, 2021

    1. MuseScore is a free music notation and composition software available for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
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      Almost everyone thinks MuseScore is a great alternative to NoteWorthy Composer.
      jebofponderworthy It performs the same functions, and has a whole lot more features, but if you enter scores by keyboard or need to edit scores by keyboard and mouse, you'll find it is an awful lot harder to do, far less intuitive, far more complicated.
      Positive comment 11 days ago

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      It basically does the same thing. Plus has a sequencer to play the score.
      Positive comment about 6 years ago

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    2. With TuxGuitar, you will be able to compose music using the following features Tablature editor Score Viewer Multitrack display Autoscroll while playing Note duration management Various effects (bend, slide, vibrato, hammer-on/pull-off) ...
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    3. Make music online with a powerful set of tools ranging from synthesizers and samplers to mixers, delays, reverb and much more. AudioTool is an advanced, collaborative DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) built for the browser.
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      Guitar Pro is first and foremost a program designed to edit tablatures for guitar, bass, and other fretted instruments from 4 to 8 strings. Its great ease of use and the success of its specific file format have made it a program used by guitarists worldwide.
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    4. Reason is a virtual studio rack with all the tools and instruments you need to turn your ideas into music. And it's more than just a set of excellent synths and effects. It's a complete music system. Step into the age of Reason.
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    5. OpenMPT (short hand for Open ModPlug Tracker) is a popular tracker software for Windows. OpenMPT is completely free and allows you to create and play back some great music on your computer.
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    6. Rosegarden is a well-rounded audio and MIDI sequencer, score editor, and general-purpose music composition and editing environment.
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    7. 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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      GNU LilyPond is a computer program for music engraving. One of LilyPonds major goals is to produce scores that are engraved with traditional layout rules, reflecting the era when scores were engraved by hand.
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      Frescobaldi is a LilyPond sheet music text editor. It aims to be powerful, yet lightweight and easy to use. Frescobaldi is Free Software, freely available under the General Public License.
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