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Pizzicato Alternatives

Pizzicato is described as 'music software to write and print your sheet music, but also to arrange and compose your own music or even learn music and music composition' and is a music production app in the audio & music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Pizzicato for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPad, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is MuseScore, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pizzicato are Avid Sibelius, LilyPond, Dorico and Finale.

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    MuseScore

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    68 alternatives to MuseScore 

    MuseScore is a free music notation and composition software available for Windows, Mac, and Linux.

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    1.  WYSIWYG SupportMuseScore integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
    2.  Support for MIDIMuseScore includes MIDI hardware and software support to record and import audio.
    3.  PortableMuseScore can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Avid Sibelius

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    58 alternatives to Avid Sibelius 

    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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    1.  WYSIWYG SupportAvid Sibelius integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
    2.  Support for VST PluginsAvid Sibelius support third-party Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugins.
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    LilyPond

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    45 alternatives to LilyPond 

    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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    1.  PortableLilyPond can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Dorico

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    15 alternatives to Dorico 

    Dorico redefines the gold standard in scoring software. Its musical intelligence is like having an expert assistant by your side, while its intuitive workflows help you focus on each aspect of score preparation.

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    1.  Support for MIDIDorico includes MIDI hardware and software support to record and import audio.
    2.  WYSIWYG SupportDorico integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
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    Finale

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    48 alternatives to Finale 

    Finale is proprietary scorewriting software developed by MakeMusic, Inc. It displays music primarily in music notation and allows for multiple tracks and very specific tweaking of instrument sounds for each track.

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    1.  WYSIWYG SupportFinale integrates a WYSIWYG editor to edit the look and content of a document, page, or file.
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    Frescobaldi

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    40 alternatives to Frescobaldi 

    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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    StaffPad

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    19 alternatives to StaffPad 

    StaffPad is a brand new class of notation app, designed to take advantage of the advanced pen and touch input found on Microsoft Surface* and other compatible Windows 8.1 devices. As you write notation using the pen, StaffPad recognises your handwritten music and converts it...

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    capella-scan

    37 alternatives to capella-scan 

    Dispatch re-typing of sheet music to a nuisance of the past! Let capella-scan transform your sheet music quickly into a ringing score that is ready for editing and printing. capella-scan has put an end to the laborious task of typing out notes.

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    ScoreCloud Studio

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    27 alternatives to ScoreCloud Studio 

    ScoreCloud, free software that instantly turns your songs into sheet music. As simple as that!

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    PreSonus Notion

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    12 alternatives to PreSonus Notion 

    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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