Symphony Pro Alternatives

    Symphony Pro is described as 'powerful music notation and composition app for iPad' and is an app in the Audio & Music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Symphony Pro for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPad, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is MuseScore, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Symphony Pro are LilyPond (Free, Open Source), Avid Sibelius (Freemium), StaffPad (Paid) and Dorico (Freemium).

    This page was last updated May 3, 2021

    1. MuseScore is a free music notation and composition software available for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
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    2. 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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    3. 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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      • Windows
      • Windows S
      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.
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    4. 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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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Google Drive
      • Facebook
      • Google Classroom
      • Hangouts
      • Chrome Web Store
      Flat lets you write sheet music with your friends in real time with a nice music notation editor. Create and edit your music score documents directly with your web browser in realtime with your friends or colleagues.
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    5. 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.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      Aered is a sheet music editor specifically designed for drummers.
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      • 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. Take projects to the next level with deep integration with...
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      • 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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