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MuseScore (Part 1): Quick Start Guide

MuseScore is a FREE music notation software that you can use to write sheet music. Because of its built-in playback feature, the program is also a great tool...
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Platform: Skillshare
Video: 44m
Language: English
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Description

MuseScore is a FREE music notation software that you can use to write sheet music.

Because of its built-in playback feature, the program is also a great tool for music composers.

You can even use MuseScore to write your own play-along tracks to practice your instrument.

This course is part 1 out of 5 of a series of MuseScore courses.

In this course you will learn the basics of MuseScore: where to download the program, how to install (on Windows, Mac and Linux computers), how to write your first score, save, print and playback the score.

In the following parts of this series, we will go much deeper into the functionalities of MuseScore with for example:

-MuseScore menus, navigation, customizing MuseScore

-Entering notes and rests with a MIDI-keyboard

-Adding lyrics

-Adding chord symbols

-Guitar tablature

-Accidentals

-Editing your score

-Page layout

-Multiple voices

-Adding dynamics, repeats & jumps, rehearsal marks, dynamics and many other symbols

-Export audio & MIDI

-Image capture

-Plugins

You will learn

Share a score you are working on, doesn’t matter if it’s finished or not.

You can upload the musescore-file ( .mscz-file) or a PDF-file that you exported via MuseScore.

Your score may be a simple melody on a single (treble or bass) clef, but it may also be a whole orchestra with lots of instruments, it’s up to you.

Requirements

There is no prerequisite, anyone can begin this course.. This course is also great for beginners without any MuseScore knowledge.

This course is for

This course is suitable for beginners.
Teacher, musician and composer
Teacher, musician and composer
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Platform: Skillshare
Video: 44m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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